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My friends can't connect to my server anymore! [closed]

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. I'm using Tekkit but it isn't the cause of the issue ...
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Minecraft isn't launching?

My Minecraft isn't launching! I use the TeamExtreme 3.4 launcher, but even using the original launcher, I get the same thing! It says: Unable to delete 1.7.10-native-4048111086702 and the crash report ...
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Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM warning [duplicate]

I've uninstalled java, installed 7 update 65 and switched the executable, but Minecraft still does not run. What should I do? On my other computer everything is the same for the .exe file and ...
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Problem running Civilization 5 Steam

I have installed Civilization 5 from Steam and it was working fine, but when I tried to run it this morning it got stuck at the first step with the message Preparing to launch Sid Meier's Civilization ...
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Just Cause 2 reboots PS3 when launched

Whenever I launch Just Cause 2 it reboots my PS3. I have tried Ejecting and cleaning the disk. Deleting game data Has anyone else come across this and knows how to fix it?
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Double Action: Boogaloo settings reset every restart

I'm currently playing Double Action: Boogaloo on a 64-bit Xubuntu 14.04 LTS system. I am also running it through optirun. However, every time I start it up, I notice that my settings have reset to ...
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How can I manually reset the default video settings in HL1?

I changed the video settings to the maximum resolution that the game supports and widescreen. I wanted to change back but now only a small part of the game is available on the screen to I can't get ...
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Minecraft crashed with this report? [duplicate]

I have just bought minecraft for using the latest Minecraft launcher and Minecraft 1.8. However, when I launch Minecraft. I get the following error: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Surprise! ...
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I'm getting a, “Pixel format not accelerated” error when I try to launch Minecraft [duplicate]

So when I launch Minecraft, before it finishes loading, it crashes. I do not understand what is going on. Could someone help me? Here is my crash report: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Don't be ...
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I can´t run minecraft with forge

I tried to start minecraft in the Minecraft Forge profile. When I hit play, the launcher closes, but the game never starts. I have tried to run it with another profile and it works perfectly. Is there ...
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Why isn't my Minecraft LAN server working? Is it because the zip codes are different?

Possible Duplicate: Why isn't my Minecraft LAN server working? So I live in a town with 3 different ZIP codes. I'm not sure if ZIP codes have anything to do with Minecraft LAN servers. ...
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Skyrim loading screen crash

I have been playing some modded Skyrim lately, and it worked perfectly fine, I played straight for about 1 hour without any problems. When I went to Adriane in Whiterun (After newly purchasing ...
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Minecraft Vanilla crash IllegalStateException: Expected BEGIN_ARRAY but was STRING at line 1 column 1?

Whenever I click the icon on my desktop to get to Minecraft, the launcher loads as usual, like it should. But when I click the "Play" button, the launcher goes away, but then comes back saying this: ...
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Lost My Minecraft Saves Folder

So being a mac user, it took me forever to find my minecraft saves folder. Because I do not want to need to find it again, I moved the folder to my desktop, instead of copying and pasting it or just ...
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Dark Souls PC FPS drops - can I fix that at all?

My configuration: Mac machine using Win 7 with Bootcamp, ATI Radeon HD 6490m display adapter. And the game runs horribly, compared to what I see for consoles. I tried different things, most notably ...
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How can I unblock games from changing the screen resolution?

I recently purchased a Dell Inspiron 15r. It is pretty good for gaming, however I have recently had a problem with running certain games in fullscreen mode. Basically, they don't change the screen ...
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Setting up permission in McMyAdmin with groupmanager

I have a served hosted at Fragnet.net. Here the default admin tool is McMyAdmin. I want to set up permissions in MyMcAdmin with group manager as suggested by the fragnet knowledgebase. But even after ...
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Nexus Mod Manager stopped working

When I was modding my Skyrim, I had a bluescreen. I then restarted my PC. My PC is working fine. And after that I opened my Nexus Mod Manager and it told me "Nexus Mod Manager stopped working." I ...
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My game isn't working with Nvidia GeForce 7025/Nvidia nForce 630a

When I start Need For Speed Most Wanted (2012) I get the following error message: A DirectX10 or better graphics card is required. Please ensure you are using a supported graphics card with up to ...
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Why does KSP keep crashing from access violations?

Whenever I'm playing KSP 0.90, the game seems to crashes routinely about every 30-45 minutes, and whenever I look in the crash logs, it's always the same reason. The game usually crashes when I'm ...
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Black Ops 2 freezes on start up

I'm trying to play Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and I keeps freezing when the Dolby logo comes up. I have currently have a perfect internet connection and my disc is not dirty or scratched; it works ...
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Why is Mirror's Edge crashing just after the logo splash screens?

I got Mirror's Edge on Steam, but I'm unable to play the game. As soon as the logos finish, the game crashes. Resolution Attempts: Tried relaunching Mirror's Edge. No change in behavior. Tried ...
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How can I sign in after upgrading to a 'Mojang' account? [duplicate]

I was playing Minecraft and then I changed my skin. It said that I can migrate my old Minecraft account into a Mojang account, so I did. However I cannot log in anymore. Then after 5 tries of the ...
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AoE2/AoK LAN connectivity

With a group of friends, we fired up our old copies of AoK to play together through LAN, as the HD version (through Steam) only offered unplayable games. To play our "not so recent" games, we use an ...
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Age of Empires II HD on Voobly

Does Age of Empires II HD work with Voobly multiplayer? Will there be any versioning issues?
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Escapists shows blank frame when launching Steam

I have a problem, Whenever I launch the escapists on Steam, a blank frame shows up. I have reinstalled like 10 times. When i move the window and switch back, it copies the pixels under it and puts ...
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Strange polygons appear in fullscreen

Another interesting Minecraft "feature" here. When I play from inside the browser and hit F11 for fullscreen, I get wildly moving polygons flashing across the entire screen: It doesn't affect ...
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Minecraft 13w47e Server Disregards Files

Recently, I updated my Minecraft server to snapshot 13w47e. It started up without any trouble; however, upon logging in, I find myself in a new world without any of my previous items. Upon further ...
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Backup Dota 2 Workshop DLC

I want to share the Dota 2 Workshop DLC (5.7 GB, not the alpha) files with another PC, but the "Backup and Restore" functionality does not give that option. I know for a fact that all the files are ...
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How to set up a new hard drive for a PS3?

I got my grandson a new sata HDD for his PS3, as it as corrupted. I can see where to download the PS3 stuff online, which needs to go to a 1GB flash stick (which I don't have). Can the download be ...
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GTA V for PC exited unexpectedly

I recently ordered the GTA V PC from Steam and when I finished installing and launch the game. It gave me "Grand Theft Auto V has exited unexpectedly". I tried "safe mod" and every option available, ...
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Is my Saints Row IV game bugged?

I'm doing the "Matt's Back" mission, and when I get to the point where I'm on a ship shooting other ships with a turret, I kill one ship and then my ships stops moving and nothing happens. I'm on the ...
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Why does my Minecraft launcher not launch the game?

Some background: Slightly over a month ago, Minecraft suddenly stopped working on my computer. There was no strange behavior of any kind prior to that. I have tried a couple of usual fixes, such as ...
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Disney Infinity 2.0 menu invisible

I downloaded the new update for Disney infinity 2.0 after buying Hiro and Baymax and I can't see the menu screen.
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Call of Duty: World at War not launching

After my old computer broke down, I've resorted to using a Windows XP computer. I installed Steam and downloaded Call of Duty: World at War through it. When I launch it, it asks me if I want to play ...
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I can't click to pick up & place items in inventory on Windows 8 Minecraft. Can this be enabled?

I have a laptop that has Windows 8 which I use for playing Minecraft. However when using the inventory, I have to hold my mouse to drag and pick the items and I don't like that. I have tried ...
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“Unable to initialize DirectX 9 device” when attempting to launch GTA V?

I have GTA V on Steam and when I go to launch it after downloading, the loading screen comes up and and then goes to a message: Unable to initialize DirectX 9 device I've tried asking R* for ...
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“Xbox Support” underneath my gamertag

A friend recently brought to my attention that right underneath my gamertag on my Xbox One profile it says "Xbox Support." Anyone know why or how this has happened, and more importantly, how to get ...
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Games from gamejolt.com aren't permitted to run

Whenever I run a game from http://gamejolt.com, Java prevents me from playing it. It tells me Java doesn't allow applets without an approved certificate. From what I understand, GameJolt's games are ...
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Blocky graphical issues and missing roads

Essentially, I'm getting these uniform sized squares at random spots in the graphics. (See images below.) They happen at near and far distances, and more consistently at night. Also, the road just ...
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Why do my TF2 sprays look low-res ingame?

I've toyed around trying to make useful sprays showing a bit of text or whatnot. However, they become low-res once I spray them ingame. For example, this spray: ...becomes this ingame: How can ...
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Left 4 Dead 2 Crashes PC

Left 4 Dead 2 Crashes PC After a recent video card installation, Left 4 Dead 2 (L4D2) has been crashing my PC after loading a level. This is not a crash to desktop, rather a complete system crash: ...
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A lot of TCP and UDP errors in Boring Man

I've been playing Boring Man (a free online shooter on Steam) for a while and a ton of errors keep flooding me every time I want to join a game. Common Errors: TCP Error 4, UDP Error 5, TCP Error 5 ...
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minecraft crashed on world load [closed]

I was playing everything alright then when i went to save the world it crashed to the launcher.I then tried to load my saved world up but it crashed.so I believed that it was a corrupted file now so i ...
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Why do all Minecraft launchers crash on my system after being run? [closed]

The new launcher slows down everything tremendously after going through the first time setup, then it sometimes pulls up the launcher and sometimes leaves the screen as it was before the setup ...
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I cant load Minecraft with NEI installed [closed]

When I try to even load my game with NEI installed it doesn't work? It starts to load then goes to a crash report? I'm not sure what to do. These are the mods i have installed: ...
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Minecraft launcher continuously loading [closed]

When I load up the Minecraft launcher, where the play button would be it says 'Loading' and does not change. I have waited a whole hour, hoping it was taking a while to load in, to no avail. This ...
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Don't Starve Console won't go away?

I thought just for fun I'd enter in some commands, but ever since I haven't been able to remove the console. I tried Ctrl + L, ~, disabling it. Nothing. I can remove it with Ctrl + L for a brief ...
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Super Smash Bros. Brawl for Wii freezes at map selection menu

Recently I decided to play Super Smash Bros. Brawl for my Wii. The game appeared to load fine, until I tried to play a multiplayer game. I selected some characters, and as soon as I pressed +, the ...
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Super Paper Mario freezes in world 2-2

Whenever I talk to Mimi in world 2-2 of Super Paper Mario my Wii freezes. Do I have a bad disk, or is it my Wii? (Actually, I can talk to her once, but if I try again, the freeze happens.)