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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Fallout 4 Conveyors

I've spent quite some time putting together a factory in my main settlement. I've got the manufacturing expanded mod installed and I'm using the recycler as the start point, then some component ...
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Problem powering up the signal in interceptor

I did this whole set up but it still says I need to power up the signal interceptor but I don't know who can anyone help me please.
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Fallout 4 - selection in settlement

I was just wondering if there is a way to customize selections in settlements by using console, mod or something. By selection I mean when in build mode I hold "E" key while aiming at object, it will ...
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Track “…The Harder They Fall” achievement

I am working towards the "...The Harder They Fall" achievement on Fallout 4, Xbox One. Is there a way that I can see how many giant creatures I have killed, out of the 5? There is no progress ...
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How to count and group items on a line in the Fallout 4 Contraptions DLC?

I have been trying to set up a line with two ammunition factories. I'm using 3 hoppers to drop 1 fertilizer, 1 lead, and another lead on a single conveyor to make 10mm rounds. I've been googling and ...
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How long does a Radiation Storm usually last?

I'm playing in Survival Mode. A Radiation Storm started so I found shelter in a closed building. I've been waiting for 24 ingame hours now, checking every two ingame hours if the storm has passed, ...
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Why do I turn into a fireball when I exit power armor?

I am working with mods, so that may be the issue, but it's annoying because I entered a suit of power armor and when I exited my character was in a fireball. If I enter the power armor I return to ...
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Helping Preston and forgetting about Shaun

My cynical character believes that Shaun is dead and will never be found, and so he hasn't even headed to Diamond City to look for him. He does, however, like the look of this Preston fellow and ...
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Is it possible to fix Takahashi?

In Fallout 4, is there any way to "fix" Takahashi (the noodle Protectron in Diamond City) so that he can speak English to the Sole Survivor? Or is he broken forever?
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How can I see my full character without idling? [duplicate]

Is there a way I can see my full character without having to tilt the camera down at him? The only way that works is having my character idle and rotating the camera around him.
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Fallout 4 What happens to Minutemen (spoilers)

I'm at the point of no return, but by siding with the BOS what is the fate of the Minutemen? If I can continue with the Minutemen after destroying the institute will they ask me to destroy the BOS?
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Does the Iron Fist perk affect melee weapons?

I'm aware of the Big Leagues perk, but can the Iron Fist perk affect a melee weapon such as brass knuckles?
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Why is my character model constantly shrinking? [closed]

So, I have this curious problem with my character model. The problem being that my character models shrink when I exit V.A.T.S or enter a new area. The commands player.setscale and player.modscale are ...
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Is a molotov cocktail a grenade?

Got lots of molotov cocktails that I use often, and want to get the Demolitions Expert perk so they do more damage, but is a molotov cocktail a grenade or no?
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How many times do I need to do likable actions to get max affinity?

I noticed that all my companions liked me healing Dogmeat, so I gathered them all in Sanctuary, damaged Dogmeat and gave him stimpaks. But I ran out of stimpaks. Does anyone know how many times you ...
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Where are the Fallout 4 screenshots saved? [closed]

I cannot find any file of screen shots in My Document and game folder for Fallout 4. Where are those files?
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How does vendor restocking work in Fallout 4?

I've been looking for 2mm EC ammo and according to the wiki it is supposed to restock every 48 hours at Arturo. However he has not gotten any new 2mm EC ammo for at least 10 restocks. Do vendors ...
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Where to get 2mm EC ammo?

I bought 2mm EC ammunition from Arturo in Diamond City, however he never sells it anymore. His caps supply have been restocked about 10 times now but still no 2mm EC ammunition. Is it really rare for ...
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Fallout 4 saves are scrambled up in the load list xbox one…how do I fix it?

Ok so...I cant make it to lv 25 to upgrade my deliverer to its fullest potential....and it's because every new save I make vanishes to the bottom of the list or somewhere besides the top...not only ...
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Fallout 4: Do I really need the Institute to continue and complete fallout 4?

I don't think I'm going to move forward anymore with the Institute, as a glitch has occurred in my previous question! But is it worth actually trying to fix this? Do I really need the Institute or do ...
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How to get Father off the roof?

I need Father for the meeting in Mankind Redefined, as well as Underground Undercover. Unfortunately, Father is standing on top of a building near Boston library precinct. I have tried killing him and ...
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Can I get addicted to the mysterious serum?

During the missions Special Delivery and The Secret of Cabot House, some choices may lead to me being given a Mysterious Serum. Is it possible for my character to become addicted to using it? On a ...
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Do companions aim down sight or hip fire?

I'm going to start modding a gun for a companion soon, and I'm thinking about long barrels, stocks, etc. But then I realized that maybe they hip-fire all the time, and that would make the long barrel ...
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Will the Combat Shotgun do More Critical Damage at my Level?

I'm playing through fallout 4 on survival, and just got access to combat shotguns; they do more damage than the double-barreled shotgun, but they lack the sawn-off upgrade to increase critical damage. ...
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Does the damage of the Overseer's Guardian include one bullet or both?

For example, I have the calibrated power receiver on my Overseer's Guardian, and it does about 140 damage. Since it fires two bullets each time the trigger is pulled, does each bullet do about 70 ...
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Fallout 4 on Steam not launching?

Ok. So I bought Fallout 4 again on another account on Steam. It downloaded and installed and what have you. When I went to launch the game, the launcher appeared as normal, but when you clicked play. ...
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Piper won't stop being naked

Piper is my companion, and I got her to stay in the Starlight Drive-in. I did the interview for her, went and did some quests, came back and she is running around in my power armour (should have taken ...
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Can you build anywhere in Fallout 4?

Can I build in, say, one of the forests and get people to join my settlement, so we can grow? Or do I need to join the settlements that I already own or already placed? I want to design the whole ...
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Fallout 4 PS4: Are the character outfits bugged?

I have had to load a previous saved game (again), only this time Kellogg's outfit, the minute men General's Uniform, and the Silver Shroud outfit have vanished from my workbench. Is this another bug?
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how to fix explosive minigun blowing away enemies in V.A.T.S

I am playing Fallout 4 vanilla survival level 50+ and I found a legendary Explosive Minigun. I like using frag grenades so I maxed my Demolition perk before. Now when I use the minigun in Vats, the ...
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Why can't I interact with Danse?

I sided with the Brotherhood of Steel and got Danse to stay alive after the Blind Betrayal quest. However every time I go to see him at Listening Post Bravo (where he hides out) it won't let me fully ...
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I somehow scrapped Nick Valentine, is my game broken?

So I was scrapping some junk, and Nick Valentine walked by in front of me. I didn't pay attention to him and continued scrapping. I scrapped a pile, then turned to another. I was trying to scrap all ...
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How does the Pack Alpha perk from Nuka World work?

The perk description states: Your damage resistance is greatly increased (25% less damage) and you deal more damage (25%) while unarmed or using melee weapons. Does it increase the damage resistance ...
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Pickman's Blade is a Nuka Cola?

At the top of a tool box I was looting, I saw 'Pickman's Blade' with a star next to it. Currently running a sniper build in the game, I was super excited because this was an easy find for something ...
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Can the Vacuum hopper pull items out of the Tribute chest in Nuka World?

Can the Vacuum hopper pull items out of the Tribute chest ? The chest has to be activated before it can be looted by the played, so wondering if the hopper can loot the items inside instead of the ...
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Are game add ons disabled upon xbox live gold membership expiration?

I bougth 2 Fallout 4 addons to play in my Xbox One console when I had Xbox live gold membership and about 1 week after the membership expiration, I cannot play them anymore. On the game's start screen ...
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NMM Error “Error loading the following mods” Fallout 4

when I try to open the NMM it shows me an error window saying "Error loading the following mods:" then it lists the path to every mod ( http://prnt.sc/czljvv ). I have an option to choose just OK and ...
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How to defend a settlement against charred feral ghouls?

This is the Fallout 4 Vanilla version on PC in Survival mode. This is pretty late in the game so I had lots of resources and could make a lot of stuff. I have a settlement in Kingsport Lighthouse ...
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Fallout 4 starts in Small Window at Top Left Hand Corner of Screen?

I bought Fallout 4 recently (finally more like it), and wanted to play the game. So I launched it, and popped up in a small window on the top left hand side of my screen. I went into to game settings ...
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How do I get more robotic parts?

I just got Ada as part of the Mechanist DLC for Fallout 4. So far, all I can seem to do for upgrades is some basic assaultron and protectron components. How do I give her more advanced parts like ...
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Will my romanced companion still be romanced if I join the Institute? (Fallout4)

So I romanced Maccready in Fallout4. I also just joined the Institute. But I'm wondering, if the institute is so secret, will Maccready still be romanced with me? To be honest, I just really want to ...
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How do I get the Splattercannon in Nuka-World?

I looked on the wiki and it said that I should get the Splattercannon through a quest that I have already done, but I still don't have it. I looked everywhere trying to find it, as I thought that ...
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Where is the castle located in Fallout 4?

I have been looking for the castle for awhile and I haven't found it yet. I have looked at the top right and top left of the Commonwealth map.I haven't been to the bottom part of the commonwealth.If ...
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How do I find more resources?

I have built some settlements but I need help. I can not find supplies that I need. I know that you can break stuff down and all that other good stuff. I'm specifically looking for copper and aluminum....
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Is it possible for Red Rocket Truck Stop to get raided?

I can't afford Home Plate in Diamond City, so Red Rocket Truck Stop seems like the next best thing. Is it possible for Red Rocket to get attacked by raiders? I have another character that put tons of ...
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I can't pacify a Wild Mongrel?

I have the Wasteland Whisperer perk, and I went to try and pacify a wild mongrel, but when I got close and ADS, I didn't get any option to pacify it. What am I doing wrong?
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Where can I find Heavy Combat Armor?

So I have found Military Fatigues and Combat Armor but I don't know where to find Heavy Combat Armor. I have looked at the places that Gunners spawn, but I can't find Heavy Combat Armor. I have the ...
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Why does the Railroad want to destroy this faction?

Spoiler question, do not read if you didn't complete the game at least once! After reading this answer to another question, I was intrigued by one of the spoilers: While I understand that they want ...
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Can I avoid destroying one or more factions in Fallout 4?

Alright, so far in my four playthroughs (one for each faction), I've always had to destroy another faction such as The Railroad for The Institute and vise versa. Is there any way to avoid this?
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Smallest settlement weapons shop which sells .50 cal ammo?

I found out the smallest weapons shop does not carry .50-cal. Does tier 2 carry it? Does Weapons Emporium carry it?