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Questions tagged [mods]

A modification of any kind to a game, attempting to improve its look and feel, interface, gameplay elements, or balance. Questions about custom maps, custom game modes, custom UIs or even official but temporary modifications by the game developers themselves fall under this tag.

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Prevent tech tree overview from closing when clicking a tech

I'm using Enhanced User Interface mod for Civilization 5 Brave New World and I really love it. There's one problem I have with it though; I like to click around on the tech tree when deciding what to ...
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How can I restore GTA V to how it was before I modded it?

I installed some mods that won't let me play GTA and I changed some files using OpenIV. I don't have the Steam version, I have the disc version.
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Nexus Mod Manager and Archive Files

The Nexus Mod Manager has my non-steam mod archives stored in C:\Games\Skyrim\mods. Do the archives I have downloaded contain redundant information, and do I need to keep these downloaded copies? Will ...
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Can the mark tool be used to mark all scrap for ease of looting?

I've been trying to use the "mark scrap that contains xxx items" tool to essentially highlight all takeable scrap in the wasteland, but with no luck. Is there a way to mark every single kind of ...
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Transparent viewmodels on TF2

As a sniper/spy main, it is important to know your surroundings whether it is to avoid backstabs or create opportunities for them. But an opaque weapon (along with hands during reloads) in your ...
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In in the Skyrim inventory, what do the 3 symbols mean?

I wasn't paying attention in the beginning where it explained symbols in the inventory. Currently, I have SkyUI, but I don't think the symbols actually change. Next to my banded iron shield of ...
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Eu4 How to specify province in province events?

So I'm having trouble figuring out how to specify what provinces a province event will happen in while modding Europa. I want to make the event only occur for provinces neighboring a country other ...
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Team Fortress 2 wont start after installing custom GUI and content?

I have recently experienced some problems with starting Team Fortress 2. Yesterday I installed a few sprites, skins, adn GUI's, but ever since I did that the game says Failed to Start Game (...
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How to run OptiFine and shaders at the same time in Minecraft for PC?

I've installed the GLSL Shaders profile for Minecraft 1.8 without using Forge, and it works fine. However, since now I'm not using OptiFine, I'm getting a rather large decrease in FPS, which is ...
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In my Terraria save files the world and player files are empty - where would my PLR file be?

Trying to install Terrasavr but I cant find the PLR file in the folder. Where would these be?
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How do I destroy a ship realm in the Archimedes' Ships mod?

I installed the Archimedes' Ships mod and created a ship realm using the craft table and now I can't destroy the ship. I tried to burn it, break it, even poured lava on it but it still doesn't get ...
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Improve Minecraft performance with Shaders [closed]

I have all details included at the bottom of this question. I have Minecraft with Shaders Mod, and from what I can tell, my computer is perfectly capable of running it. However, I think my system is ...
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Skyrim: CTD on save after certain game progress

I have a bigger issue with my modded Skyrim: it seems to constantly crash on saving after reaching a certain progress in the game. This does not seem to be related to specific areas in the game, or to ...
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Determining Minecraft mod abilities/effects

Background A couple of weeks ago, I created a randomly-generated world that turned out to have a nice little island. I tried it out for a bit and liked it, and want to re-create it with some of the ...
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How to make a counter strike source server that only allow a specific weapon to use?

How to make a counter strike source server that prevent users' from buying any weapon or anything, just give them a specific weapon that used by the all players ?
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In Xcom: Enemy Unknown (2012), can I change tactical game saves to modify loadout?

I just started the Temple Ship assault (the last mission), and I'd like to modify the loadout of one of my soldiers. Unfortunately, I don't have a save I can rollback to before the squad left the ...
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How to unlock cheat mode in NEI

So I've been trying to unlock cheat mode in NEI, I've even went into the NEI.cfg and changed all the values, I still cant click the items to spawn it in, it just gives me the recipe or usage! Help ...
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How can I install a new language pack in euro truck simulator?

Is it possible to install a new language pack to euro truck simulator? I have installed a russian, lithuanian language version of the software and I am interested in changing the language to English ...
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Create a modded server with just a few mods

I'm looking to create a modded server, with just a few mods in it, (pretty much just Extra Utilities and Botania), and I'm wondering what the basics I need to do are. Do I just need to add the jar's ...
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How to play a map on skyrim

I recently subscribed to 2 things A Stanley Paradox (game mode) Windfall Island (map) I would really like to play either of these but I cannot find a way to launch anything like this. I have mods ...
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I may have broken something in a custom mod

I have created a new custom race for Starbound, but alas, I have no idea of how mods work. The original download was of a default copy of the Human race files. I simply retextured them. But now, that ...
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Easy way to edit object thumbnails in cities skylines?

Does anyone know an easy way to change workshop objects' default thumbnail icons in cities skylines? I love the game but I am fed up searching the right object in a panel containing a dozend or more ...
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How to turn off the glow effect of enchanted items?

I would like to know if there is a way to stop enchanted items to gloss, shine, glow or whatever word should be used here. This is what I mean: I couldn't come up with a proper keyword, so I didn't ...
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Is modding Xbox 360 games difficult or dangerous to the game/system/saved files?

I'm a huge fan of visual mods but I often only see mods done by PC gamers and not console gamers. I've heard that in order to mod a console game all you need to do is download the mod onto a USB and ...
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Minecraft: Can't use mod blocks in my multiplayer server

So, basically I have created a multiplayer forge server (1.7.10) and we're trying to place blocks we've created using the Mr Crayfish Furniture Mod (for 1.7.10). I can see the object on the crafting ...
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Can a contract be written that unlocks parts?

Is it possible to write a contract that unlocks parts rather than, or in addition to, money or science? I want to make it so that, for example, to unlock a better engine you would have to prove that ...
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RR# ComputerCraft Startup Script?

I am on a Resonant Rise 3 server version 3.2.7.1-RC. I'm trying to run a script on an advanced computer from ComputerCraft to control my Big Reactor and I want it to run on the computers start up so ...
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How can I get a z depth pass in CoD 4 via console?

I want to make a Call of Duty: Modern Warfare fragmovie and to make it look cool, I have to render several passes from my demos. To get some cool effects in the post, I would like to render a depth ...
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Can Thaumcraft 4 be played as a team?

My wife and I have started playing through the Regrowth modpack. We are set as a party in the Hardcore Questing Mode book, and it is just the two of us on the server (running locally via "Open to LAN")...
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How can I tell if a mod will disable Steam Achievements?

I recently came to the knowledge that having mods enabled for a game results in gaining no Steam achievements (Wish I knew this earlier..spent so many hours already). However I was wondering if this ...
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How do I backup my saves on skyrim for a mod? [duplicate]

I want to get the "Burning Skies" dragon mod for skyrim, but it says you have to backup your saves first. It requires a lot of other things, but of course, it only has information about it on the ...
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TF2 keeps crashing when attempting to use a sound mod?

I've recently downloaded a mod that allows 3 of the TF2 character models and voices to be changed. I've looked up on the wiki with my previous problem of making the voices work wile the models were ...
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How can I make my character invisible in GTA V?

I've been looking for a mod or config trick to make the GTA V character invisible (in the offline mode of course). Any ideas on how to achieve it? Using the GTA V saves editor ghost button is not an ...
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Minecraft Not Enough Items problem

So I got the NEI mod (Not Enough Items) and there's two things. 1. I can't get any items from cheat mode. I can turn on cheat mode, but I can't get any items from it. 2. I have about 7 other mods on ...
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Is it possible to combine multiple mods for Diablo 2?

I'm considering revisiting D2 and I loved playing the Eastern Sun mod for no other reason than it took me away from the vanilla experience. I've since found several other mods and was curious if I ...
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Can't place blocks in modded creative mode [duplicate]

I've recently been having difficulty in Minecraft. It's a modded creative, but sometimes, I can break blocks but not place them in creative mode. I switched over to a server that used the same mod I ...
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Can I launch Fallout: New Vegas via Fallout 3's launcher on Steam?

I have Fallout: New Vegas and Fallout 3 on steam and I want to try TTW mod (F3 into new vegas)That mod is for Fallout: New Vegas and I would like to know if there is any way to start falloutnv.exe ...
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When do Steam Workshop mods download/sync?

I currently have poor internet for downloading games or anything large (i.e. around 150 KB/s maximum download rate). When I subscribed to a very large Skyrim mod (SMIM) via the Workshop, the mod ...
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Wrye Bash problem: WindowsError: [Error 2] The system cannot find the file specified… Bashed Patch, 0.esp

I've been trying to use Wrye Bash (launched through Mod Organizer 1.3.8) to create a bashed patch. The process gets all the way to the end but then throws this error: Traceback (most recent call last)...
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CTD in Helgen (vanilla)

I'm constantly crashing in Helgen, right after Alduin shouts. I first had the unofficial patches, SkyUI and Racemenu installed, and soon uninstalled them because I thought one of those mods was ...
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Greg's SGcraft stargate redstone issues

I am using Greg's SGcraft for minecraft 1.7.10, and the stargate is supposed to output a redstone signal when active. It does that, but when the gate turns off, the repeater stays active unless I ...
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Would 1.6.4 mods work in an 1.7.2 modpack?

I'm creating a modpack on the Technic Launcher, and I set the client to 1.7.2 However, a few of the mods I downloaded only tout support for version 1.6.4. will they still work in the launcher? Or is ...
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Installing Minecraft mods without a bin folder or minecraft.jar [duplicate]

I have been playing Minecraft for a while, but I recently decided to try mods. I managed to bypass the bin folder, since everything I needed could apparently be found in the versions folder. I am ...
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How to join Online Campaign matches with Split Screen mod?

So we setup the Game-Banana/Game-MapsL4D2 Split-Screen mod and it works GREAT for local-play. However it's a bit iffy for Online play and I've only been able to get it to work on VERSUS matches so ...
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How to craft transfer pipes/node skyfactory

I've dived head-first into the brick wall that is skyfactory 2 (First time I've used a minecraft mod). I'm trying to make an automatic cobblestone generator. The recipe for transfer nodes and transfer ...
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Constant crashes near Whiterun

I've tried everything. I have about 50 mods, none of them alter Whiterun in any way. I've made the SKSE patch with a skse.ini and raised the memory. Decreased actor/item/etc. fade. Nothing helped. ...
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Disable Dynamism Tablet from Thaumic Tinkerer?

I'm making a Minecraft modpack, enabling and disabling items and such (you know the drill). I was wondering how would I disable the Dynamism Tablet from Thaumic Tinkerer, I think the item isn't ...
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Will I receive achievements for Steam games when using mods? [duplicate]

I know that using console commands will disable steam achievements in some games. Will using mods in e.g. Fallout new Vegas disable achievements as well?
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How do I update a morrowind map using Wyre Mash?

I am having problems with the mod "Tamriel Rebuilt", so I uninstalled it. However the large map is having a conflict, the original map is trying to overlap the new map that came with "Tamriel Rebuilt" ...
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Why do I see a yellow/blue blob when installing the “Better Bodies” mod for Morrowind?

I installed "Better Bodies" for morrowind and other graphics mods and they seem to kind of work. Instead of actually seeing the person though its just a giant yellow and blue blob. You can slightly ...