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What's the best amount of Hz?

I was playing Destiny online yesterday night with a couple of friends and the matches annoying. Aside from connections, there was something really strange going on: one of those two friends of mine ...
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Minecraft will NOT load!

Upon starting my PC yesterday, I had a boot error and I had to remove everything and start fresh, I have installed Java Version 8 update 25 and the Java for Google Chrome but Modsauce (Modded ...
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Issue with Rocksmith cable after upgrade to OSX Mavericks

I recently upgraded my version of OSX to Mavericks, and since this change my computer has not been able to detect when I plug my guitar into the computer. I had no issue previously in Lion, however ...
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Minecraft Agrarian skies server spawn to death [duplicate]

I've been trying to find a solution to the problem I'm having, which is that I spawn in the middle of nowhere and die right away in Agrarian skies. I can't find any sollution for multiplayer, only for ...
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How can I transfer my New Leaf data to a new console?

I purchased the Animal Crossing New Leaf 3DS XL as my entrance into the system & its games. I've recently procured a Zelda themed 3DS XL (Link Between Worlds bundle) and wanted to start playing ...
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Issue getting started with MS Project Spark

I am trying Project Spark for the first time. After launching the game, I get the introduction video, prompt to accept few T&C and then a prompt to login to my Live account. Once all that is ...
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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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Why can't I connect to other Minecraft multiplayer worlds?

My brother and I both have minecraft PE. We both have iPad 2s and the latest iOS software. The multiplayer mode is on on both games and and I have checked that we are both on the same Wifi. Also, I ...
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New Vegas crashing on startup

Around a week ago I started up New Vegas on my second screen, which is a TV hooked by HDMI. I would press play on the launcher and after a few seconds the game dropped to the desktop. I clicked back ...
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Mouse is freezing randomly in TF2 and Civ5

My mouse keeps freezing in place at random times when I'm playing a game. It's happened in TF2 4 times already, and it's happened once when I was playing Civ 5. The mouse cursor moves to the middle of ...
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XBox 360 cant read disc

I bought Fallout 3 started to play then got the message"Cannot read disc. Got 2 more replacements, same thing. So decided to just download the game from Xbox live. Got a little bit into the game and ...
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How do you shut down games in Origin?

I just recently installed Sims 3 a month ago but it won't let me on. when I click on my Sims3 window it loads for a while and sometimes nothing comes up but other times there is a sign from Origin ...
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Shovel Knight on 3DS returns error 005-6710 trying to update

When I use the Update option on the Shovel Knight main menu, the progress bar advances three times, then returns the following error: Error Code: 005-6710 An error has occurred. Please try ...
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Saints Row crashing on keypress

I'm having an issue with Saint's Row the Third where I can start the game, but as soon as I press any button on the keyboard, the game crashes and I get a windows dialogue box saying "this program has ...
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How Can I Play Games Which Are Really Old Java Applets?

I wanted to take a trip down memory lane and play a browser game from when I was in school. It turns out that game a Java applet. I changed my security settings so that I could play it and now it ...
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Modded Minecraft Uses Almost All RAM

I've been putting together my own collection of 1.7.10 mods for playing Minecraft. Recently, I've noticed it uses almost all of my 13 GB of available RAM, even though it is saying it is using 2-2.5 ...
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All of my Steam games crash after about 15 minutes of playing

Every game I play no matter how I play it, it crashes. Here are my PC specs, it's a custom rig if that matters at all: CPU: Intel Core i5-4690K GPU: GTX 780 TI RAM: 4x 4GB G.SKILL Ripjaws ...
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Windows 8.1 - Steam (inlc games Dota2 CoD etc) freezing (or not starting)

Installed Windows 8.1 for the first time after buying a high-end computer. Much to my surprise, steam stops after working flawlessly for a day. Symptoms: Steam starts (connects and checks for ...
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Minecraft [any version] - Flashing/Graphical Glitches?

I recently reset my PC, and have noticed that since I have done so, Minecraft has been acting strangely. Whenever I play, the entire game window [GUI and all] flashes white for an instant. Or, the GUI ...
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Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) STOP code 0x00000116 on game close

I encountered a strange crash on closing Civilization V. Usually the game closes fine, but on occasion the crash presents as follows: I click "Exit to Windows" Game closes, desktop shows, but ...
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Why Won't Minecraft Let Me Play Offline?

My computer has no internet access. Every time I log in the launcher says can't connect to minecraft.net, but I'm playing offline- not online. I tried restoring my computer because I'm already logged ...
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My mouse doesnt show up when I play games!

When I play any kind of computer game my mouse doesn't show up. I can still click on things, I just have to spend forever searching the whole screen because I can't see it. This is a recent problem, ...
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destiny vanguard will it be able to work on more then one account on ps4

I got the destiny ps4 bundle and it was European so the vanguard dlc that came with it isn't working because my main account is an American one, if I create a new European account and use the code on ...
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“Laggy” cutscenes with my ps4

I've bought a ps4 with some games. But the "laggy" cutscene behavior occured only with two of them so far: Tomb Raider and Watch Dogs. To be more precise, the initial cutscenes are "laggy": the one ...
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SNES - Black screen, no sound

A friend of mine recently asked me if I could take a look at his non-working SNES. I tried a different power supply and AV cable, both of which I know are working fine. Of course I made sure it ...
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Cannot maintain a connection to a Battlefield 4 Multiplayer Match on Playstation 4

I've had my PS 4 and Battlefield 4 (BF4) for about four weeks now; for the first three weeks, it had been rock solid, never a glitch, not a single dropped connection. For the last week (and more, ...
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I can't load my game on GTA V

I wanted to replay a mission - but in the middle of it I changed my mind and loaded my saved game. But instead of loading my game it loaded the first mission. I restarted the game and the ...
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Can you seamlessly switch between a .minecraft folder with mods and a .minecraft folder without mods?

I was curious if it's possible to switch between a modded .minecraft folder and a "Vanilla" (un-modded or clean) .minecraft folder without facing any technical difficulties or other issues with ...
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Wolfenstein Enemy Territory stuttery screen anything under 125 fps

It's frustrating that i can't play this old game on a good pc on 76 or 71 fps, which have reduced recoil and a more stable network connection. Instead i have to play at 125 fps and mouse has to be ...
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How do I redeem my Tekken Tag Tournament 2 online pass on the PS3?

I am currently trying to use the online pass I bought from Gamestop online on my copy of Tekken Tag Tournament 2, but I'm not having much luck. When I select "Online Multiplayer", the game first ...
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Tekkit Classic Crashes When Changing window Size

Tekkit Classic is suddenly closing and going back to Technic launcher when i go to fullscreen or change the window size (minecraft and other modpacks work normally) Details: No crash report being ...
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I cant see any servers on cs go

I click refresh on the server list, I have re-downloaded the game multiple times, and I have also reset the filters, but still no servers appear to be available. However, there are 4 servers on my ...
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Minecraft 1.7.10 won't launch, Windows 7

I have the Minecraft 1.5.2 magic launcher and when i install Minecraft 1.7.10, it doesn't seem to launch properly. It goes to a white screen and plays the Minecraft music. I don't even see the Mojang ...
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Inaccurate GPS location

My phone doesn't have very good gps and sometimes I find myself x meters away from location where I actually am. I'm usually using the phone data connection to Internet and when I can I turn WiFi on. ...
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Hexxit keeps crashing and won't let me on

On Technic Launcher, I can play on Tekkit and other servers, but when I click on Hexxit, it starts loading, then I get a black screen for a minute or so, then it just gives me a crash report. I used ...
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Nintendo DS Lite glitchy screen

I have loved my DS and taken good care of it for 5 years. Nintendo consoles are build to last, that's for sure. But a few minutes ago I was playing Animal Crossing: Wild World on a flashcard [trying ...
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Android Final fantasy Dimensions Error message on opening

When I try to open Final fantasy Dimensions on my Samsung Galaxy S3 there's a dialog box which says "Connection Lost Try again?". This was working just fine yesterday and I did not update my cell in ...
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My WiiU should have 22GB of free space, but it has only 9GB instead

I can't install Assassin's Creed 3 on the WiiU, because it takes up to 14,2GB of data storage, and I have only 9019MB. I try to understand why, because I should have up to 22GB free. So, this is all ...
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How can I get rid of the one time stutter in CS:GO?

When playing CS GO, I always have sound stutter combined with heavy FPS lag / short freezes after a while. The funny thing is, it only occurs once per match and mostly at round start. However, this is ...
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Minecraft Forge 1.7.10 Error before game even starts

When I try to run Minecraft with Forge already installed, one of two things happens. Either my game actually loads and it comes up as a complete black screen not showing my game at all but it says it ...
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Rayman Legends runs slow in FullScreen mode

The game runs slow in fullscreen on matter what resolution (I'd tried the smallest one) but when I check the Window Mode option the game seems to be ok no matter what resolution.
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Xbox 360 freeze on logo screen, controller tries to sync/ flashing green, console not working right

My Xbox 360 has worked fine for 18 months but today it just stopped. I can turn on the console, the green ring is on but it will cycle and do nothing. The screen only shows the logo frozen. The ...
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Why can't I play Minecraft 1.7.10 Single player? I get JsonSyntaxException [duplicate]

Every time I try I get this JsonSyntaxException: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Ouch. That hurt :( Time: 8/8/14 8:59 AM Description: Starting integrated server ...
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Minecraft Forge 1.7.10 keeps crashing as soon as I launch the game?

After successfully installing Minecraft Forge 1.7.10 using the Windows Installer, the game crashes as soon as it begins to launch. After crashing, the games screen reads this: [12:09:24] [main/INFO] ...
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How to fix Error code: 221002 on Wii

I am trying to do a system transfer from my Wii to Wii U and I have to accept the User Agreements but I can't because I keep getting error code 221002. I've checked the Nintendo support website and it ...
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Making Minecraft run with Java 8 on OS X 10.10

When I started Minecraft for the first time after installing OS X 10.10, OS X presented me with this: This happens even after the installation of JDK 8u20, which makes it even more confusing. I ...
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Skyrim crashes my system when I open map

I came upon a very frustrating problem while trying to play Skyrim. Similar problems were discussed quite a lot (157 forum pages!), but I don't seem to find any solution to this. Problem itself: ...
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PlayStation 4 video drops when connected to Dell monitor via HDMI-to-DisplayPort adapter

I'm trying to get my PS4 connected to my Dell monitor which has a DisplayPort input. I've purchased an HDMI-to-DisplayPort adapter and a DisplayPort cable in order to do so. This works, but the video ...
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Mass Effect 3 Loading Glitch

I'm on the first priority mission of the game, and when I get to the part with the turret, a few waves pass- and then nothing happens. Ever. I just get an infinite loading circle at the bottom right, ...
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Any benefit to setting CPU affinity for a game?

Would there be any possible benefit in setting the CPU affinity for a game? Like Starcraft 2, for example. I've heard suggestions to do this, such as choosing real cores only (no hyperthreaded ...