Questions tagged [fallout-4]

An open world action role-playing video game developed by Bethesda and the sixth game in the main Fallout series. Use this tag for questions about the mechanics and story of Fallout 4 specifically. Use the [fallout-series] tag for questions that span multiple games.

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Installing Fallout 4 broke other games

I received Fallout 4 for Christmas and installed it through Steam. I fired it up and found I'm getting <10 FPS. I tried a few things (see below) and then, in my sadness, fired up Subnautica, only ...
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How do I combine weapons with special characteristics?

I have a "Suppressed Hardened 10mm Automatic Pistol" with the following parts: Hardened Automatic receiver Long Light Barrel Comfort Grip Large Magazine Reflex Sight Suppressor I like this ...
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Why won't the Vault 81 gear-shaped door open? (This question was never resolved for me when I initially posted it almost 3 months ago.) [duplicate]

When I walk into the cave containing Vault 81, after I pass the persuasion check, the main vault door (I'm not talking about the one after you finish talking face-to-face with the Overseer, I'm ...
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Make Trashcan Carla friendly again using commands

Is there a way to make Trashcan Carla friendly again after you rob her? I tried things like disable and markfordelete but it didn't work.
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What percentage do specific foods add to the disease risk pool on survival difficulty?

I would love to know the exact percentage values that each individual food item adds to the Disease Risk Pool (DRP) when playing on the survival difficulty. The wiki states the following: Food always ...
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How can I unlock Vault-88 quest items with console commands?

"This post may contain what can be considered spoilers!" I have Fallout4 with all DLCs installed on my PC. When I started Vault-88 quest and I saw the ghoul overseer ordering me around. I ...
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Why won't the Vault 81 gear-shaped door open?

When I walk into the cave containing Vault 81, after I pass the persuasion check, the main vault door (I'm not talking about the one after you finish talking face-to-face with the Overseer, I'm ...
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Can anyone identify what the name of this outfit?

I've looking for this armor for a long time, but i can't find a name, please tell me.
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Can Raider Power Armour have a Jetpack?

I'm playing Fallout 4 for the first time. I've just got the Overboss armour from Nuka-World and would like to add a jetpack to it. Is this possible? The mods list doesn't seem to list it, but I don't ...
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Fallout 4 Fast Travel Unavailable Glitch

I joined the BOS ad destroyed the Institute on top of the big building by pressing the button. I had my power armor so I jumped off the building because I realized I couldn't fast travel on top of ...
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How do I make an XNOR gate work in Fallout 4? [duplicate]

By the way, I am currently on a phone, so please excuse any formatting issues, typos, or grammatical errors. For reference: I have already looked at this thread, which seems to be the only thread on ...
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Fallout 4 - Cannot Select Base SPECIAL Perks

Fallout 4 universe. I started a new playthrough of Fallout 4, one of my favorite games in the Fallout series, (despite me having to send Marcy Long to the pillory all the time,) and everything was ...
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Fallout 4 - Materials not being shared

I have the Local Leader perk installed and have been enjoying building up settlements all over the Commonwealth & the Island, sharing the resources though supply lines. Recently I noticed though ...
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Fallout 4: That damn dogmeat [duplicate]

The pup everyone hates and loves. Dissapears and reapears. After using him to track Kelog, Valentine dismissed him and I have no idea where to. I looled at every settlement, used bells, used dog ...
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Equipping clothes with other commands won't equip the clothes

I created several .bat files to equip some clothes in my settlers, modded clothes, this way: equipitem 51000d0f 1; suit 1 equipitem 51000xb4 1; suit 2 At first I was just equipping the clothes, so ...
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How can I get better at building in Fallout 4?

I build quite decent in Fallout 4, but I would like some tips and Xbox mods for better building or more resources, please.
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How to get past a locked door in Fort Hagen Command Center?

I’m playing through Fallout 4 again, and I’ve come across a bug in the game that’s preventing me from proceeding. While playing the quest “Reunions”, I fought my way through Fort Hagen, all the way ...
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Is there a way to disable the hit marker?

I have Fallout 4 on the PlayStation 4 and although I have found the option to disable the crosshairs entirely, I have not been able to find an option to disable the hit marker effect. Is it possible ...
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Are enemies more willing to throw explosives at me if I throw some at them first?

Occasionally when I enter combat with enemies they will throw one or two explosives at me whether they are molotov cocktails or frag grenades. I recently fought the Raiders in Hangman's Hallway and ...
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What makes Raiders retreat from a fight with me?

Occasionally when I enter combat with a Raider after a few seconds they will verbally express their fear of the situation (sometimes saying something along the lines of "Screw this, keep your ...
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Who voiced Nuka-Girl?

A quick Google search seemingly answered the question: Courtenay Taylor, right? Not quite. Clicking on the immediately listed link, the voice actress' Fandom page lists her as voicing the Sole ...
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F4SE isn't launching on the right monitor

So I've recently started playing Fallout again. I installed the latest f4se build and set it to launch through MO2. Before I launched it, I launched the normal Fallout 4 via Steam, everything was ...
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Stealing my own powerarmor

Ok, so I got a powerarmor suit from far harbor, a few hours later I put Nick in it, and about 2 hours have past since he got in. Now whenever I tell him to get out and he does, it says "Steal&...
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Does sprinting in Fallout 4's Survival mode accelerate the rate at which I will become thirstier?

When I do not fear danger or have a long distance to travel I will sprint to reach the destination faster. Survival mode, to some extent, relates more to real life than the other modes, which makes me ...
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Is there a way to make Trudy and Patrick non hostile after accidental friendly fire?

I agreed to help Trudy at the Drumlin diner with killing some raiders. In the process, I accidentally shot Patrick while we were fighting the raiders. Both characters are now hostile. I tried to leave ...
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How can I progress with the Brotherhood of Steel quest line after "The Lost Patrol"?

I have completed The Lost Patrol mission and it is in the completed part of my journal. I also completed the side missions (The radiant ones you get to collect tech for Rhys and Haylen) but nothing ...
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Deacon refuses to board Vertibird in 'Rockets' Red Glare' quest

I think I have the same bug as described here: "A glitch may occur if Deacon is wearing power armor where he won't board the Vertibird". I think Deacon is injured. He is just sitting by the door. ...
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Fallout 4 crashes after loading in

Briefly after loading into a save, the game will crash (between 15 seconds to a minute or two after I've loaded in), and crashes to desktop. There is no message in Event Viewer or any kind of logs. I ...
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How can I improve Commonwealth load time in Fallout 4 (PC)? [duplicate]

I love Fallout 4 but I absolutely loathe going into buildings because every time I come out, re-loading the Commonwealth takes a very long time (a minute or more). This can't be an issue w/ my PC ...
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Built items stored in workbench are deleted

I used to be able to store floors, walls, etc. in the workbench, and I would see a number next to the item stating how many I have available (this is different from the 'how many you can build' count)....
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How to remove countertops in Fallout 4?

I took over the Covenant and turned it into a settlement. I wanted to renovate the store, and build it as a bar or a room for settlers. I tried clicking the countertop and tried the commands disable ...
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Do stacked boxes get stored in the workbench?

I've noticed in Fallout 4 while building settlements sometimes you will encounter stacked boxes. Often when you decide to scrap the bottommost box in the stack, all of the boxes stacked above it will ...
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How does the Fire Rate stat in Fallout 4 translate to shots per second?

In Fallout 4, every weapon has a "Fire Rate" statistic. How does this statistic translate to rounds fired per second?
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What does this symbol mean in Fallout 4?

I've come across this symbol a few times in Fallout 4. It's reminiscent of the shadow marks in Skyrim, so I assume there's an actual meaning behind the symbol, but I can't figure it out. Does anyone ...
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Why won't vendors restock? [duplicate]

Vendors in my current game of Fallout 4 wont restock their items. I've been waiting for weeks for a mini nuke to be restocked. Why don't they restock? Would it have anything to do with the mods I ...
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Disabling Fallout 4 "Creation Club" item/mod

I've started playing Fallout 4 on PC again after a few months away. As I've been fighting, I've noticed that the dead NPCs I kill will despawn/disappear immediately when the battle ends, with the ...
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How do Sneak Attacks affect damage in Fallout 4?

This question acts as a followup to How is incoming damage calculated in Fallout 4? I have the formula for how damage is calculated normally, but I know that damage is modified when the condition "...
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How to Transfer Steam to a Different Harddrive on the Same Computer

so, my fiance bought a SSD(solid state drive) to run my games better. But the thing is, I already downloaded and have been playing 2 games on Steam prior to getting that drive. So I was wondering how ...
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How much damage does the Assaultron head laser do?

While looking at armor, I attempted to pick out a series of representative weapons and damaging effects that one could encounter out in the wasteland. Deathclaw claw attacks, mininukes, and super-...
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How does Range affect damage in Fallout 4?

This question acts as a followup to How is incoming damage calculated in Fallout 4? I have the formula for how damage is calculated normally, but I am under the impression that at least ballistic ...
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How is incoming damage calculated in Fallout 4?

I'm attempting to analyze the armor of Fallout 4 to have some baseline to determine the "best" set or mix of sets of modular, non-powered, non-legendary, non-specific armor, but I need to know how ...
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What quests do you need to stop at before you make an enemy of a faction for each faction?

When completing faction/main quests in Fallout 4, you can eventually get to a point where you make a permanent enemy of a particular faction by completing a particular quest for another faction. I'd ...
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Can't fail Underground Undercover

I wanted to go through the Railroad and Brotherhood quest as much as possible without killing each other before beating the game with the Minutemen. I can't start the Minutemen quest until I've failed ...
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Can a saved game be carried over between editions?

I was hoping to buy a copy of Fallout 4 GOTY (Game of the Year Edition), and I wanted to know if my save states and data would carry over from my original copy of Fallout 4, or if I had to start a new ...
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Surnames that Codsworth supports

I was playing fallout 4. The first round I named my character 'John The Duvahkiin' (I just moved to Fallout from ES) and Codsworth called me 'Sir'. The second time I named my character 'Alex Johnson' ...
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Railroad questline: House Divided - no next mission from Father?

I'm doing a playthrough with the Railroad. "Keep working with Father" is a main quest objective for now, and during that you go through the usual institute steps: Libertalia, etc. Problem: After ...
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Finding MacCready

I previously sent MacCready away, but now I need to find him to complete the Long Road Ahead mission. He is not in the VIP rooms at The Third Rail. How can I find him on Xbox?
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Can't play modded Fallout 4 due to crash to desktop

Here's my problem: I want to play a heavily modded Fallout 4. Once I start a fresh game I can, strangely enough, play just fine without any issues and any crash. However, once I exit the game, and ...
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Fallout 4 VR's graphical nightmare just won't be fixed [closed]

Fallout 4 VR's graphical errors are astonishing. Here's a link to a youtube video showing my issue Machine specs: Intel i7 8700 32 GB RAM Nvidia RTX2070 GPU Windows 10 Pro 1803 HTC Vive Things I'...
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What happens when you unlock all the perks?

When playing Fallout 4, what happens if you get all the perks? Do you get an achievement or are you just not able to get any more perks?

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