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Why do all Minecraft launchers crash on my system after being run?

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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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. Also I one of my USB drives are broken facepalm
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Black Ops 2 freezes when attempting to play Zombies multiplayer

When i try to play zombies multiplayer it freezes on a black screen when the match starts. I've been looking online for hours for an answer but no luck.
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I cant load Minecraft with NEI installed [on hold]

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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Skyrim crashes on start. Do I need a new sound card?

In my computer I have both a Sound Blaster Live! 5.1 SB0220 card and a Realtek ALC850 chipset on an MSI K9N4 nForce 500 motherboard. My game crashes on launch, just after the Bethesda logo fades. I've ...
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Minecraft launcher continuously loading [on hold]

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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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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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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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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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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Minecraft crashes. Help me ASAP! [on hold]

# A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment: # # EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION (0xc0000005) at pc=0x00007ffa11870398, pid=4488, tid=4924 # # JRE version: Java(TM) SE Runtime ...
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Unable to validate GTA V on Steam [on hold]

Ok so, at the launch of the game I was able to play it normally and everything was just fine. Then rockstar decided to make a patch/update on Steam recently and now I can't validate the GAME!! It just ...
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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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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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I can't see any items in Not Enough Items! [on hold]

I'm using NEI, but I can't see any items: There is normally supposed to be a list of all the game items on the right. The strange thing is that there is none. when I used another mod pack that had the ...
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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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Lost saved games and profiles on Xbox 360 after getting on Xbox live

I was playing Skyrim and screen froze. I turned it off and when I turned it back on all my saved games and game profiles were gone and only got the Xbox live home page. There was no history of any ...
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How can I choose which monitor a game starts on?

Currently I am using a three-monitor setup, based on a GeForce GTX 680 graphics card: 3D monitor for gaming and work. Secondary monitor for work only. TV for watching movies and sometimes playing ...
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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.)
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Can't switch weapons in HL2 maps imported into Portal

After seeing Half-Life 2 being played with the Portal Gun by importing the maps into Portal's map folder, I wanted to do it myself. I got the maps to work properly, but when I use "impulse 101" to get ...
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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 360 freezes at startup screen, audio still works, input does not

My wife and I have two xbox 360s, and recently hers (which is also the oldest) started doing some strange video glitching. I have a dlna server set up in our house, and two days ago, while watching a ...
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Client-Server disconnections in Battlefield 4

A friend of mine and me are facing connectivity problems when we try to join BF4-servers on PC. My problem is, that I always need join and face connection error 3 to 5 times before I can finally join ...
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Hoppers not working Spigot 1.7.9

My hoppers are connected to the chest (I shift-right-clicked to connect), however, the hoppers just store items in them rather then the chest. What could be causing this? Plugins: 45 ...
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Modded minecraft won't let me make a world [closed]

I tried making a world with Biomes-o-plenty and it would make it and then crash. So then I tried making a normal world and it also crashed. More Info? I'm running Minecraft 1.6.4. System Info: ...
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Sims 4 thumbnail error

I've been having some issues with the Sims 4. My thumbnails are constantly glitching up, and it's quite a nuisance. This has happened in the previous games, too -- so I'm not sure if it's my computer, ...
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My Ps3 wont connect to the T.V. or the controller?

Last night my P33 was working fine, and now it wont connect with the controller or the HDMI port, but it turns on. When I turn it on, I have to hold the power button just for it to turn off. Also ...
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Minecraft Forge server crashes on startup [closed]

When I try to start the .bat file (to start the server) it opens for a second and then crashes. I'm not sure what I'm doing wrong, here's the .bat file output. Note: I've tried it with and without ...
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Is there a way to run Cossacks Back To War on Windows 8.1 without virtual machine? (mouse problem)

I have the mouse problem which has become famous under Cossacks players who play in Windows Vista or up. This problem is that I can't move the mouse within the game. I tried everything available on ...
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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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My mods are causing Minecraft to crash [closed]

When I start the game without iChunUtil, I see "ichunutil: minimum version required is 4.0.0". I tried to uninstall 4.0.0, 5.0.0, 4.2.2. versions, but it still crashes. I believe iChunUtil is causing ...
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Game doesn't recognise my nvidia graphic card

I have an ASUS n53sn-sz129v, which has an nVidia GT550m graphics card as well as the Intel HD 3000 on board graphics chip. My problem is that when I start some games, the PC insists on using the ...
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Banished resolution & mouse issues

I want to play Banished. I have a Macbook Pro Retina display, and am running Windows 7 on Boot Camp. I have installed the game (not with Steam), and the first thing I noticed was that the ...
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Minecraft force closes randomly

I use minecraft 1.8.1, no mods, because if i use a mod it already crashes the moment i join a server. This is what I see everytime it randomly crashes: # # A fatal error has been detected by the Java ...
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Watch dogs unusual crash. Requires hard-reboot. (PC)

I realize a lot of people are having problems with Watch Dog's on the PC, but this crash seems to be really unusual (I haven't seen anyone else report something like it), and their forums have been ...
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How to get Machinarium to run on Windows 8.1?

I am playing Machinarium off Steam on my 8.1 tablet. I can start the game, but for some reason, in order to click on anything interactable in the game such as menu items, I need to move my mouse about ...
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GTA 5 has exited unexpectedly AMD [duplicate]

I installed the game but It gave me "Grand Theft Auto V has exited unexpectedly". I'm using a laptop with AMD 6770M I already checked all my MD5. I'm pretty sure my laptop is way beyond the minimum ...
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Steam and Teamspeak not connecting, but internet in general is working fine?

So I logged on today, and realized Teamspeak was not connecting to the server I log on to every day. I had also realized Steam was having a tough time connecting to the internet, and I have no idea ...
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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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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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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 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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My Minecraft keeps on crashing when i start a game. (Not responding) 1.8.3 [closed]

---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // This doesn't make any sense! Time: 4/15/15 5:10 PM Description: Updating screen events java.lang.IllegalStateException: failed to create a child event loop at ...
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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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Grand Theft Auto V has exited unexpectedly [duplicate]

I have a Sager NP9150 laptop with an i7-3610QM CPU and a AMD HD 7970m GPU. I get the Grand Theft Auto V has exited unexpectedly error when I try run the game and it happens in safe mode also. It was ...
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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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Why won't my 1.7.3+ Minecraft show the Menu and play?

Whenever I click "Play" on the launcher it downloads the version and starts to run but it doesn't show anything, I can just hear the main menu music playing and when looking through the console it ...
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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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Extreme graphics lag outdoors after 2.6 patch

This is a problem I've faced since the latest 2.6 Starfighter patch. The game runs smoothly as long as I'm indoors or in a flashpoint, but on large outdoor maps - Hoth, Belsavis, Hutta, Alderaan - ...