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Why doesn't my PS3 backup restore game saves & data on a new system?

I had an old 80Gb PS3 from 2009 which suddenly had a hard disk error a few weeks back, saying: Could not start, The appropriate storage system was not found. I had backed it up a week prior ...
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No mouse or keyboard input in Fallout New Vegas (aside from return and arrow keys)

Hardware/OS CPU - Phenom II quad core GPU - R7950 HD RAM - 8GB SSD - 2x120GB RAID 0 OS - Windows 7 Install Environment Up-to-date windows Latest beta catalyst drivers Up-to-date game cache ...
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How can I resolve a 3DS networking issue?

I can't seem to connect my pokemon x game to my network, even though I have tried using both my guest network and my secure network. Both of them are WPA secured (I believe, I can't check right now, ...
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Galaxy Empire - Error 417 when logging in

I tried to open this game on my Android, click my name to log in, and keep getting 'Error code:417". Googling isn't helping. I am connected to my Work WiFi. What is this error?
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Is the 8th episode bugged and inaccessible?

For some reason, after driving miles along the coast in the 7th episode, I came to a long bridge with a combine fence blocking entrance to it, and the road continues away from the bridge to a tunnel, ...
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HL: Source flashlight not working

When I try to turn on the flashlight, it doesn't light anything up, and instead gives me lots of lag. It only lights up ragdolls, from what I've seen.
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grid 2 crashing on laptop

after playing one or two races when next event is loading the game crashes suddenly without any warning or showing any problem windows not even show the dialog box "grid 2 exe has stopped working" ...
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Is Moxxi's Good Touch supposed to vibrate?

Whenever I freshly switch to Moxxi's Good Touch - e.g.: coming out of a menu with it already equipped, or switching back to it after having used another weapon - my controller starts to vibrate. It ...
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How do I fix the Steam Overlay in Payday 2?

For some reason, the Steam Overlay doesn't seem to work, despite the fact that it is enabled. How can I make the Steam Overlay work so I don't have to tab out to answer Steam messages anymore?
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Unable to save CustomKeys.txt for WarCraft using WarKeys

I'm trying to configure custom keys through WarKeys, the WarCraft 3/DOTA Custom Keyboard shortcut mapping tool and getting an error when I try to export my mappings. I went through and modified the ...
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Transport Giant Gold flashing graphics

Some time ago I tried to play an old game on my pc. The game is called Transport Giant Gold from back in 2004 made by JoWood. When I tried running it, I had some very annoying problems with the ...
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Technic Launcher always crashes when opening mod packs on OS-X [closed]

My Technic Launcher keeps crashing whenever I try to open mod packs, for example: Crafting Dead, or Hexxit. Does anyone know how to fix this?
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Unable to connect to source game servers requiring steam servers

I've tried to connect to servers for games like Garry's Mod, Dota 2, CS:GO and none of them have worked I get a error message like this: I've tried port forwarding, virus scanning, disabling ...
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Minecraft Crashes on world load

I've recently installed mods and once I loaded my world I got this error: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // You're mean. Time: 9/10/13 2:00 PM Description: Updating screen events ...
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Can you connect to LAN worlds with the same IP address as you?

I've been wanting to know if you can connect to LAN worlds with the same IP address as you. My brother wants to get another minecraft account so we can play together on the same world but we both have ...
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TF2 stutters with high FPS, low ping

I recently acquired a second monitor and installed it with an HDMI cable. Since then TF2 has been choppy, even though I have high FPS and a low ping. Does anyone know how to fix this problem? My ...
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Where are Cognition Episode 4's saved games stored?

Does anyone know where the saved games are stored in Cognition Episode 4? I am using a Windows 8 x64 PC.
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where do I put the files when I download adventure maps?

I am having trouble knowing where you put the files of adventure maps. I couldn't find anything of where to put the files once they are downloaded in the description. Where do I put the files of ...
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I can't get any mods working!

I can't get any mods working! I can download the mods just fine. I always drop them into my "mods folder" and everything seems to be going okay, but every time I boot up minecraft it just goes on ...
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I can't run this XNA-based game

I'm trying to run this XNA-based game on my Windows 7 32-bit laptop and it just won't run. No error messages, nothing. If I have the Task Manager open I see the process being executed for a few ...
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Runtime error in PES 10

There is a runtime error everytime I try to see my player rating after a match in Become A Legend. It crashes and says runtime error - floating point support not loaded 6002, what to do to fix these ...
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TV displays Gamecube games in black and white and without sound

I connected my Gamecube to my HDTV using a PS3 composite cable (shown below). However, the image displayed is blurry, in black and white, and without sound. The cable fits perfectly on the analog AV ...
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GODUS crashes on startup after I've already played for a long time. Is there a way to fix this?

I've been playing GODUS for about 19 hours now, and nothing has been going wrong. Recently, when I went to start it up again, the game crashed before the cursor managed to appear or anything even ...
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Allods Online crash at launch because of ntdll.dll

Every time I try using the Allods Online launcher it throws an error that seems to be related with Windows "ntdll.dll". That game has bad support and they just said, one should reinstall the game, ...
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How can I get my XBox 360 data off of a RROD console?

My older-style XBox finally died with the Red Ring Of Death (RROD). It has an external hard drive attached. The newer XBox 360s don't support that style of hard drive? I guess I could get another old ...
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How can I skip the training in Red Orchestra 2 - Heroes of Stalingrad?

I have passed all levels but still its not going to next Level. Completing training again and again is very tough. How can I skip the training?
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Does the brand or length of an HDMI cable affect the picture quality? [closed]

I have a 120 hz Asus monitor and I'm getting back into console gaming. Does the HDMI cable type/brand do anything to the picture? For example, let's say a $30 Monster cable vs a cheap $5 one? My ...
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Pixelmon throws error when launching

So I just deleted my .minecraft folder, re-installed it, then installed the minecraft forge version 9.11.0.884 and ran it (everything fine up till here). Next I installed the zip file for Pixelmon ...
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GTA V lost data XBOX 360

I've been playing GTA V for 2 days now and I've restarted my Xbox 3 times without any data lost on my USB 16GB flashdrive. And now I unplugged my Xbox-360 because I was going to move the TV and stuff ...
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Xbox 360 doesn't recognize a preconfigured USB stick

I bought a 16GB USB flash drive for GTA V, and configuring/installing works as expected. But everytime I turn off my console and turn it on again, something goes wrong. My Xbox says it needs to ...
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internal exception: java.SocketExeption: Connection Reset

Whenever I try to join a multiplayer server on minecraft it get this error: internal exception: java.SocketExeption: Connection Reset. I live in asia, and I'm trying to connect to an EU server, that ...
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How do you run Pokemon Omicron/Zeta?

Pokemon Omicron and Zeta were released in beta recently. See here. I downloaded the game, unzipped everything and double clicked the .exe but the window pops up for half a second and crashes. I have ...
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Skyrim, Fallout 3 and New Vegas: major mouse issues

Alright, so for the last 2 days I've been trying to figure out how to solve this issue with Skyrim, Fallout 3, and New Vegas. When starting Skyrim, my mouse responds fine, but my windows cursor also ...
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My friends can't connect to my Tekkit server anymore!

I hosted a server a couple of days ago and was working fine, but the next day my friends couldn't join using my external ip, and neither could I. However, I can still join using localhost and my IPv4 ...
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Dell M14x Alienware cannot play 1999 Street war

I've installed the old school 'Street Wars/Mob Rule' game to my laptop. When I run the game, suddenly I can only heard the sound but no display.When I click Alt+Tab button to change a window, the game ...
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Can't play while friend's computer is on

Recently I moved in to a friend's house and convinced him to start playing Lol. However, when he turns on his computer (which is a laptop with Windows 8) we get all sorts of weird bugs with ...
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How can I alleviate intermittent freezes?

While playing the game mostly everything goes smoothly except for one thing, intermittent freezing. Every so often (pretty much at random) the game will stutter, and by that I mean it will freeze then ...
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Steam Will Not Open Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs

I am trying to launch Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs, but it doesn't want to open. It says that it's going to open and then it just doesn't. It's currently the only game I have installed. Here's ...
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No audio, or just pops and whispers

When I start Call of Juarez there is one big "pop" and then I lose the audio. Sometimes I hear a faint something in my headphones, but mostly nothing. The game works fine otherwise. What's wrong, and ...
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Can't play older game on Windows Surface Pro

I've been trying to install both Anachronox, and Star Wars: KOTOR on my 128gb Windows Surface Pro. I can install fine, but both crash on startup. I've googled everything i possibly can - installed ...
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How can I boost performance in Rome 2?

My machine is great, and runs other games with no issues, but Rome 2 is a tough nut to crack! There are so many arcane graphical options I don't know where to start. Does anyone have any strategies ...
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How can I display my GameCube on my PC?

I am thinking about getting a GameCube or a Wii, since it can play GameCube Games too. I do not have any sort of TV nor did I plan on getting one, I only have a PC with a 16:10 ViewSonic Monitor ...
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Technic Minecraft Launcher WhiteScreen Bug

So I go to Launch Technic Launcher, and it launches just fine, I go to play one of the Mod Packs, and it installs everything, then it opens a White window, Stalls, then all of the sudden quits and ...
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Skyrim instantly crashes to desktop

Two weeks ago I borrowed an Oculus Rift for the weekend and installed some mods for it, following this guide. Now I'm trying to run it again without the Oculus, and it instantly crashes to desktop. ...
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How do I reduce mouse sensitivity in Minecraft?

Whenever I set my priority to high or above normal my mouse goes crazy. Every time I want to turn to the right or left a little bit with the mouse, it makes me do a 360. And when I try to engage in ...
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I can't pick stuff up in PocketMine Realms

I can play on PocketMine Realms just fine, jumping, hitting people, chatting, etc. Whenever I try to pick up any items, the app crashes. I can pick up stuff in singleplayers and on LAN servers. I am ...
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BF3 constantly crashes

I bought the game a few days ago, and since then the game crashes a lot when trying to launch. It doesn't give me any message, just "stop working". When i'm already in a game 1 out of 10 tries it'll ...
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No sound in Call of Duty over HDMI when used with an Asus monitor

I connected a PS3 to an Asus 24" Monitor (Asus PB248Q) via HDMI. The monitor does not have internal speakers but has a jack for headphones. If I connect a headset to the headphones jack I can hear ...
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Strict NAT in Torchlight 2 & Dead Space 3

In both Torchlight 2 and Dead Space 3 I get the message "Strict NAT Detected". I can play online in Torchlight 2 but it's slow. Dead Space 3 can't connect to other players at all. I've forwarded the ...
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Rage graphic lag after half hour of playing (caused by input)

I have a problem with Rage game. Game runs at 60 FPS with no problems. I have no graphic issues. After around half hour of playing graphics starts to lag, it looks like graphic stuttering. The thing ...