Questions tagged [macos]

macOS (formerly OS X) is Apple's current operating system for desktop and laptop computers. Use the [macos] tag for questions specifically related to the macOS version of a game, or a general feature or issue with the OS.

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Dwarf Fortress won't run on Macbook Air [duplicate]

I downloaded the newest version of Dwarf Fortress on my Macbook Air, and I followed all the directions. But when I try to open the thing called 'DF', it says "dwarfort.exe" cannot be opened ...
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Are Steam games on macOS and Microsoft compatible? [duplicate]

I've been downloading and playing strategy games on my Mac device, and I'm about to buy a new gaming laptop. Will all my Steam games on my Mac device be playable on my Windows device?
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Minecraft fails to launch with "Problematic Frame" libobjc objc_msgSend

Minecraft hasn't been working for a while now on my Mac. I've just been getting the same response over and over. Mods or Vanilla version of Minecraft won't work. I've tried deleting and downloading ...
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Steam (MacOS) - Opening Downloaded Games through DepotDownloader

me and my girlfriend were trying to crossplay 3 devices in Terraria using an Android Phone, a Widows Laptop and a MacBook. But in order to do so, we need to match the current version of the Terraria ...
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Are there any alternatives to PRINT_MODE:2D that is compatible with Stonesense on macOS?

DFhack comes with Stonesense pre-installed. But when I run the stonesense command from the Dfhack console, I get this error message (when I use PRINT_MODE:STANDARD): The current print mode is not ...
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My Minecraft skin won't change from Alex or Steve even though I've changed it

I've had Minecraft for the longest time and have NEVER had this problem. I've done everything I've seen others do, I've uninstalled and reinstalled Minecraft, I've changed my skin in Minecraft main ...
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Do I have to re-buy Minecraft?

I was playing Minecraft some months ago on my Mac since my PC was broken. During that time I had to migrate to Microsoft, and it worked perfectly. Now I got my PC back and when I log in into minecraft....
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How can I play NetHack MacOS X Tiles Port (NetHack QT) on Mac OS 12.1? [closed]

I found it won't work when I run NetHack QT 3.4.3 on my Mac OS when I upgrade to Montery. But where can I get it for Montery?
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"Failed to login: the authentication servers are currently down for maintenance." error message for months now

Yes, I've searched a lot about this question. Some of them tell me to wait, then I waited for a few months. And it didn't work. Some told me to change the Minecraft version, I tried from 1.7.10 to 1....
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Where can I find Civ VI's logfiles on Mac?

I'm trying to play Civilization VI, but I can't load a game due to unsupported mods. I'm trying to find the logfiles, but there is no documentation as far as I can see as to where they are on Mac. Can ...
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What is the default Java executable file on Mac?

When I click the 3 dots next to an installation of Minecraft (in my case 1.18.1), and click Advanced, it doesn't mention anything in the Executable path under Java Settings (Advanced). So my question ...
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Minecraft click-drag not working [duplicate]

I have a very weird problem in Minecraft. My click-drag is not working. I can punch and place blocks in-game but when it comes to crafting I try to click the block and then drag it into the crafting ...
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Left and Right Click in Minecraft not working

I have a problem in Minecraft. I can't left or right click in the GUI(The Inventory or the crafting table). The weird thing though is that I can click crafting recipes and villager trades. While I can'...
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Complimentary Shaders with the M1 chip

Details: I am using the M1 chip from Apple My hardware is the macOS Monterey Using Mac version 12.2 beta Problem: Every time I try to load MC (any version) with shaders such as, BSL or Complimentary ...
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Can the mods allowing one to play as minor factions in Empire: Total War work in MacOS Catalina/Monterey?

I would like to play as a minor faction in Empire: Total War (especially Portugal), but I've never tried mods before. Since macOS Catalina has had numerous troubles running programs, I'm not sure if ...
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How do you download the Mac version of a Steam game on a Windows PC?

I'm on Windows 10 and my other PC is a Mac. I was wondering if, on my Windows 10 machine, I can select an option to make it install the Mac version of Terraria/Garry's Mod while I'm still on Windows ...
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For Mac - Since upgrading to Monterey Civ V freezes up the computer after just a few turns. Any way to fix it?

I have a 2020 Mac Pro so the problem should not be linked to the hardware. The problem appeared only since upgrading the OS to Monterey. I run the game on Steam.
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Can Minecraft: Java Edition be opened using the Terminal on MacOS?

I play Minecraft Java Edition, but the launcher takes too long to load. Is it possible to use a command on my macOS's Terminal to manually launch Minecraft?
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Can't run SCP - Containment Breach on mac with Wine

I'm trying to run SCP - Containment Breach on mac with wine. My mac has very limited storage space, and as a result, I don't have enough space for boot camp. Basically, I had a problem where when ...
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Can I play Minecraft Java for free after purchasing it on my Nintendo Switch? [duplicate]

So I recently got Minecraft on my Nintendo Switch, and by the way, I logged in using my nintendo account and a microsoft account. Anyways, I just wanted to know whether I could play Mac version of ...
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Minecraft: Mac -> Windows won't connect; Windows -> Mac will. Why? [duplicate]

Any time I try to log in to an open lan world I am now unable to. It was very hit and miss in 1.16 and all the 1.17 snapshots simply do not allow multiplayer between Windows and Mac. I can see the lan ...
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Why am I unable to play the newest version of Minecraft? [closed]

I have an Mac OS X Yosemite computer and I've been wanting to play the newest version of Minecraft. Any time I try to open a version of 1.13 or higher, it gives me the exit code 0. I have little to no ...
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Why can't my Dad join my world on Windows from his Mac? [duplicate]

Me and my dad enjoy playing Minecraft together, but he can't join my LAN world for some reason. But, I can still join his without issues. I've tried turning my firewall off, but it didn't work. What ...
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Minecraft Skin has weird patches and pixels on the hands

My Minecraft Skin has these really wierd pixels on the hands. It is attatched and so is a screenshot of the pixels. I am on Java Edition macOS. It happens on 1.8.9 and 1.16.5.
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Is there any way to get minecraft java edition on mac m1chip for free

I really need to know if there is any way to get minecraft java edition on mac m1chip laptop for free
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Minecraft server hosting not working on MacOS Big Sur

I set up a Minecraft server on my Mac (macOS Big Sur 11.1) using Mojang's provided server jar file (https://www.minecraft.net/en-us/download/server). It worked when I joined from the LAN with the IP ...
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Mine craft launcher turns grey when I attempt to load it

I’ve recently bought a brand new MacBook and I bought Minecraft from the official site too, everything was working smoothly up until a few days ago. Now, whenever I go to click on the grass block to ...
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How to run Minecraft Java without the launcher?

I am creating my own Minecraft launcher and I want to know the terminal command for opening Minecraft Java. I've tried many solutions online but most of them are outdated or only for Windows. I ...
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Is it possible to play minecraft with a single account on different platform (mac, windows and Linux)

Is it possible to play minecraft with a single account on different platforms (mac, windows and Linux) without purchasing again on each platform. If yes, is the game progress synced if I switch ...
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Does the Sony PS4 Controller (Dualshock/DS4) work via USB on a Mac?

Simple question that I cannot find the simple answer to anywhere on the web. Does the Sony PS4 controller work via USB with a Mac computer? Without any configuration? Just by plugging it in? Any Mac I ...
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Shield Attack Glitch. macOS Minecraft glitch

I recently got Minecraft on macOS. I found out it can be difficult to use but I thought I could work around it. However, I found out that whenever I attack, I hold up a shield, no matter how hard I ...
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FORTNITE: Always a connection error on the first try

Whenever I play FORTNITE (Battle Royale), it fails to join a game on the first try. On the second try, it succeeds. I get to the load screen, and the progress bar doesn't move. Finally, after a ...
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Can I pass my worlds on Minecraft Pocket Edition, on a iPad2, to a Minecraft edition on a Mac? [duplicate]

I have an iPad2, with a Pocket Edition on it, but with an old iOs, and I can't play normally on it, because its a really old iPad, the question is, can I pass my worlds to an iMac Minecraft edition ?
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Faith in Civilization 5: Campaign Edition (macOS)

I have the Civilization V: Campaign Edition for macOS. At a point (I think playing the scenarios of the game) I remember seeing Faith and religions. Though, I cannot find that in a set-up game. I ...
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Any way to tell in the Steam store if a Mac-compatible game will run on Catalina?

So for games I already own this is easy, Steam filters out the 32-bit ones when I go to my library. But if I'm looking at a game that I might want to buy in the Steam store, and it has a little Apple ...
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How to record emulator gameplay on a mac? (soundflower or alternative)

I am using openEMU as an emulator to play retro games (snes era) and would like to record the gameplay. I tried using the quicktime app (as suggested in this answer from ~8 years ago), but this uses ...
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Is there a way to search for games on Steam that are both Mac OS and PS4 controller compatible?

I'm having a hard time finding games that meet these requirements. At the moment I spend a long time downloading a game only to find it won't work with a handheld controller. Can I search by this ...
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Steam fails to download the missing ._.DS_Store file for Monaco

The other day I was trying to download Monaco, which I wanted to play with some friends. However it would result in an unusual error, the likes of which I could not find on the internet (Or I missed ...
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how to change the world directory in a minecraft server?

Is there a way to change the world directory of the minecraft server (java edition) such as putting "Library / Application Support / minecraft / saves / New world" in the server.properties file? I'm ...
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How can I convert music (in MP3 or MIDI form) into a noteblock song in Minecraft on Mac?

I am trying to possibly use a few music files, which are all MP3s and to convert them into noteblock form in minecraft (either the physical structure OR a .nbs file, which Note Block Studio can export ...
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N++ System Requirements on Mac

I'm looking at N++ (https://store.steampowered.com/app/230270/N_NPLUSPLUS/) and it doesn't list the system requirements for a mac. This question is not about whether my specific computer can run N++, ...
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Continuous input problem in Hollow Knight

I'm using an XBOne controller on OS X Catalina (i heard people on windows also have this problem sometimes). Every minute or two the keys suddenly stop responding until I pause-unpause the game. ...
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How to play Civilization V online (with and without Steam)

So I've got a Mac and a copy of Civilization V, I got from Mac App store years ago for free. A friend of mine has got a Windows machine with Civilization V running from Steam. We want to play online. ...
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How to drop an item in Fortnite on Mac?

On PC it's X to drop a weapon, so that a teammate can pick it up. How do I do that on Mac?
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How to go up or down with helicopter in fortnite on Mac?

I can't find controls to elevate when flying with helicopter. I googled it without any luck. How to elevate and land on MacOs?
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Minecraft Lan connection connection error: io.netty.channel.connecttimeoutexception connection timed out on Mac [duplicate]

Me and my friend want to play Minecraft together on the same WiFi. He has a Windows 10 computer and I have a Mac. At first, opening to LAN would not show up at all. Then I found a way to prefer IPv4 ...
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Screen is completely white!

I have played Roblox for years and recently my dad purchased me and my sister new Mac Book Pro's. I was extremely excited for this new laptop because on my old one Roblox had not worked. I download ...
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Civ 5 Multiplayer version mismatch Mac-pc

I recently re-installed Civ 5 to play with my friends. We use to play over local network across both Mac and PC. However this time when we tried I got a version mismatch. In the menu we all have the ...
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Running MAME on Wine MacOS keeps crashing after a bit of time

When I'm playing MAME on my Macbook Pro (2013), it works almost perfectly, but after a random amount of time it just freezes. I've tried going into Settings to make it work, but I just can't find a ...
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Steam isn't downloading a game but it thinks it is ('missing executable' error message)

So there is a Steam game that I haven't played for quite a while, and today I felt like playing it again (The game is Contradiction: Spot the Liar, if it matters). But I was greeted with this error ...
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