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Minecraft installation gets stuck downloading Minecraft runtime?

My Minecraft installation gets stuck downloading the runtime and it does not advance past that point: I've tried restarting it over 20 times but it stays stuck. I tried to install reinstall it ...
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Why don't I seem to get any random drops after Team Fortress 2 crashes?

I was playing TF2 and suddenly the game crashed. I restarted the game again, however I didn't get any random drops afterwards. Even after the weekly drop reset time had passed (for me its on Friday, ...
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My screen goes partially black after closing a menu item in Team Fortress 2?

The first time I ran the game it ran nicely, however from the next day I began to see this black box (not the weapon) whenever I open and then close any of the popup windows: Any window, such as ...
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Grand Theft Auto V exited unexpectedly - Rockstar edition

Hi after downloading GTAV from the social club plus all the updates I am receiving the error "Grand Theft Auto V exited unexpectedly". My Asus ROG G751JY specs are: Intel® Core™ i7 4860HQ /4710HQ ...
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I it possible to recover a USB with game files formatted when plugged into a different Xbox 360?

A friend had been saving games on his Xbox 360 using a USB drive. He moved it to a different Xbox 360 and it reformatted the USB for use, deleting his files. I suggested he used some data recovery ...
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Multiple Strange Errors when Starting TF2 Dedicated Server

Before I ask this question, note that I am referring to a strange error in the console when starting my server, not a strange kill tracking weapon in Team Fortress 2! When I start my server, I get 2 ...
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Doom blue screen of death (BSOD)

Recently I have bought Doom and I tried the Multiplayer. Sometimes I have issues with connection, but that's not the case. After playing one or two rounds, then the game crashes to Desktop and after ...
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I'm able to go to other towns on ACNL, but one of my friends can't visit my town?

Like the title says, I'm able to visit other towns, and other people can visit mine perfectly fine. However, a friend of mine is having trouble visiting my town. She keeps getting an error (018-0510), ...
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Xbox 360 that doesn't read games well

I was giving a 360 so I had a gift for my daughter she wanted. Now I have an issue, it'll play DVDs but will give me an error message of unable to read after game start up screen. This is only one out ...
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Borderlands 2 Multiple of same DLCs?

When I bought Borderlands 2 on Steam, I bought just the standard edition. I little later on I purchased the season pass, and everything was totally fine. During the summer sale, I bought the rest of ...
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Minecraft Launcher not responding [duplicate]

Recently my Minecraft Launcher has stopped working. When I open it, it opens a window but stops there. I tried reinstalling it, the repair function on the setup wizard, updating Java, and nothing ...
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“Assassin's creed has stopped working” error [on hold]

I'm playing Assassin's Creed 1. While I play, the game suddenly crashes and shows this error message: Assassin's creed has stopped working. This is very annoying. There is no specific place during ...
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Command and Conquer 3 exeption in exception handler

I have command and conquer 3 from Origin, but when I try to start it, I get the 'exception in exception handler' error and the game exits. I've tried the Origin launcher fix as well as -runver to ...
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Why do games install existing components each time I install a game?

When I install a game why does the installer also install DirectX, C++ libraries or .NET components that I already have?. Are these different versions or extensions? Or is is because the game ...
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Living quarters limit in Fallout Shelter

It says my living quarters limit was reached but I only have 184 dwellers. What's the maximum amount of dwellers you can have? I'm trying to get my vault to go all the way to the bottom.
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Can't buy anything from Store or Global Items because of strange bug

Whenever I try to buy something my cursor changes from the styled one in Dota 2 to the normal one from Windows and if I move it around I see it change to select text, so CTRL + A gives this output. ...
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Medieval: Total War won't work on any computer I've tried… help?

Medieval: Total War won't work on any computer I've tried. So, I've tried this game on many, many computers, including my main Windows 8.1, A Windows XP, Vista, 98... 2000, too. In my main Windows ...
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Why can't I connect to PSN?

I have a PS3 that connects fine when using wired Ethernet, but when I connect to the same Router via Wifi, the PS3 obtains an IP address correctly, but fails to connect to the PSN. How do I get the ...
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Xbox 360 with 3 red lights

My Xbox 360 is dead. I've been googling for a week, asking on the official Xbox forums, and calling to the Xbox support phone, but I still don't know if I need to repair the console or only the power ...
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I'm stuck in an endless loading screen. Is this normal?

I have a Nintendo DS with a DSOne Flash Card with EOS installed on it. Before the software update, it works completely fine. Just recently, I've managed to find an software update. However, after ...
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Minecraft gives 'Unable to update the Minecraft Native Launcher' when updating to v1.9

Minecraft was working perfectly fine until I tried updating to the new 1.9 update. It appears to finish the update but then it pops up a message: Unable to update the Minecraft Native Launcher. ...
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Compass is not pointing to spawnpoint in 1.9

In my survival world in Minecraft, I built a compass. It was working fine, but when the 1.9 update arrived it started acting haywire! It doesn't point to my spawn point OR my bed. When I followed it ...
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Minecraft Black Screen

I have installed Minecraft on my laptop running i686 Debian Wheezy. When I try and run Minecraft it started but showed a black screen. It started playing music and when I click on certain areas of the ...
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Minecraft won't run if I change the ram limits

I have a computer with 8GB of ram. With this I can play with a distance of 16 chunks (200+ fps), and now I want to try to play with far distance. However, I need to increase the RAM amount in the ...
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Clash of Clans crash on boot due to different icloud/gamecenter accounts?

My sons both have clash of clans on their ipod 4s' . Both ipods are linked to my apple id which i signed up with on a device thats been gone for a few years. IT has been convenient for sharing ...
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'Data Not Found' error when opening 'Yandere Simulator'?

Every time I try to open 'Yandere Simulator' Theres always an error. It always says: Data not found. There should be 'YanSimJune3rd_Data'Folder next to the executable. I've tried redownloading ...
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I got a random error on OBS, now I can't record my PS4 anymore - how do I fix this?

While capturing I suddenly get this weird error in OBS: I don't know why this keeps happening, but it's really annoying to me because now I can't stream or record anymore.
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Not connecting to servers for Fifa 15 UT

I downloaded Fifa 15 UT from windows 10 store, it was 1 GB game, but now when I open the game it keeps saying connecting to servers but it never does. Does any of you face similar problem. Is there ...
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2DS Data Transfer

I, up until last week, owned a 2DS and had SSB4 as a download. However, the screen is damaged to the point of no functioning image. I initially thought that just popping the SD card into my new unused ...
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Mass Effect One crashes when going to planets

I know the game is old, but I'm enjoying it so far. Whenever I go to a planet, my game crashes. No error message, just says Mass Effect has stopped working. I'm on the message where I have to find ...
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How can I force anti-aliasing in GTA IV?

My GTA IV version is 1.0.7.0 and I am trying to enable anti-aliasing but I am unable to find a setting in the game to do this. The image preview below looks fine but if you click on the image and see ...
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How do I fix ghost inputs on certain games from HID controllers?

This is a pretty technical question, so I apologize in advance for any long-windedness. I'm using a Wii U Pro Controller, connected to my PC via Bluetooth, in conjunction with a program called ...
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PS4 dead - will my saves be recoverable?

My PS4 seems to be dead (I will explain what it is doing after I ask the question) but my question is: If I have to send it in for repairs and/or get a new one - will my data be completely wiped? ...
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Why won't my companions react to the correct actions at all?

When you take an action in front of a companion, that companion may like or dislike that action which affects your relationship with them. This is accompanied with a message stating something like ...
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Can't keep up! Did the system time change, or is the server overloaded?

I keep getting these error messages on my minecraft server. A couple times every minute in fact. I am running the server on 4Gb and have a total of 8Gb. The world is vanilla and usually does not have ...
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Random lag spikes of 300-500ms - Any suggestions?

For the last few weeks I've been getting these infuriating lag spikes of between 300-500ms pretty much every 2-5mins which is so annoying and makes me miss key plays and has cost my death countless ...
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In-game sound gone after playing a while

After starting the game and playing for a while, suddenly the screen flicked, there's another white cursor, and the sound is gone, all of it. There seems to be a lot of factors that caused this to ...
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Age of Mythology: Extended Edition crashing on windows 10

I've had windows 10 since it's release, never ran into a problem with any game, I'd say every game has improved since. But for AoM:EE it runs for at least 30 minutes and then, when I click on a unit's ...
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Trouble downloading version earlier than 1.7.4

I am having trouble downloading Minecraft version 1.6.4. I can download and use versions 1.7.4 and higher, but nothing earlier than that. It gives me an error that it cannot unpack natives. I have ...
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Command and Conquer: Generals Zero-Hour on Windows 8?

I've nearly reached the breaking point with this game. A few more failed startups and my first will be through my monitor. I've tried everything on the Internet. I've gone through four Google pages ...
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“No suitable display mode found” error for Dawn of War & DoW: Winter Assault

This is in conjunction with my other problem with compatibility issues with this game and Windows 8.1: I dummied the driver to allow my graphics card which worked for Dark Crusade). But on the ...
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Sometimes can't connect to server

I have a server hosted locally on my PC and both I and my wife can usually connect to it just fine, but sometimes, after we close the game and leave the server on, later neither of us can join it ...
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In all games, shadows have small rectangles that flicker

Graphics card drivers are completely up to date. Operating systems have been Windows 7 and Windows 10. Graphics card is a GTX 660M This happens in multiple different games. WoW, Archeage, H1Z1, ...
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Kairos dragon froze in one location on screen

I finished the Kairos dragon and he was great for a week. Then, he froze in one location on the screen and I have been unable to move him for weeks. Any ideas on how to get him going?
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My Minecraft Native Launcher Won't Download

I downloaded the Minecraft setup thing but when I click on it, it shows "downloading native launcher" but then it reaches a certain point then it stops downloading. I've tried uninstalling the setup ...
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Why can't I get on Clash of Clans?

Device Information: iPhone 4S, running iOS 9.1. Clash of Clans Information: Version: latest, Username: ProsecutorPayne, TH: 6, Clan: awesome clan I cannot get on Clash of Clans. What's happening is ...
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Ignored testfor parameters

So I was was using the /testfor command (Specifically /testfor @p[x=,y=,z=]), but it activated before I went to the specified coordinates. Can someone please help me? (By the way, it activated without ...
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Minecraft Crashing when pressing play Have reinstalled multiple times. Version 1.9 [duplicate]

My Minecraft crashes when pressing play. Intel core i7 processor, Iris pro Graphics, Nvidia Geforce GTX 960m. The error message I receive is # A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime ...
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Arkham Knight: keyboard controls Batman won't move

I've put about 7 hours into Arkham Knight over the past week but yesterday when I went to continue the game Batman just wouldn't move. The player character doesn't respond to WASD, arrow keys, and ...
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Witcher 3 crashes constantly

So The Witcher 3 has been crashing constantly ever since I started playing it and I'm having a hard time diagnosing it. I've still played it a fair bit but now I'm at my wits end (playing 10 minutes ...