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Questions tagged [pc]

The PC tag should be used for questions about PC-specific problems with a game, and the tweaking of a PC configuration to best accommodate gaming. Applies to all of Linux, Windows and OS X.

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I need super power ideas for my game [on hold]

Okay so I am planning on creating an open world kind of game of like the amazing spiderman for ps4. But in the sense I'm talking about is that I want to know what kind of abilities would everyone like?...
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Xbox 360 Controller - Left Thumbstick moves by itself going down and up all the time

I have a problem with my Xbox 360 Controller for PC, and since I cannot seem to find how to fix this, I decided to do a post myself. This is how my controller looks on the configuration, as you can ...
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&/&wHt is a good gam I can play [on hold]

I wanna play good game ok. I play fortnite bottle Royale but it's boring. Now I want good game that I will play ok. PLZ HELP
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Can I activate a product key in UPlay for a game that I've already bought on Steam?

I have bought a Ubisoft game on Steam, and bought its season pass product key on a retail website, which happens to be for UPlay. It seems that I have wasted my money. That, I accept. Now, I want to ...
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Minecraft command block targeting

How do I select multiple targets with one command block without using @e[type=!player]? For instance: /execute @e[type=creeper] ~ ~ ~ execute @e[type=spider] ~ ~ ~ execute.... Does this make the ...
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Ark Running Poorly

I just bought ark yesterday, and yes, I know I'm a bit behind the times, and I opened it up, and it was running smooth. I don't have the beefiest PC, but it's an Alienware Aurora with an I7 core, so ...
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Information about a Game Gallery box by a company called Swing! Entertainment [closed]

Today I got this sealed box of games from flee market. Does anyone know anything about this company or the value of this box? The company is called Swing! Entertainment, the box is from 1998.
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Permission loop at the Skyrim “Play” menu box

I tried to manually install a mod for Skyrim from Nexus, and now, Skyrim will not run. I only get a permission dialog box asking for permission for Steam to make changes. I click the yes tab. the menu ...
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Thrustmaster T80 GTB not working in any game

I bought a Thrustmaster T80 GTB about ten weeks ago, and I've been struggling with it since I got it. The problem is that it's not working in any game. I've installed the drivers, and I've checked ...
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How do I uninstall FIFA 18 on PC? [closed]

I've installed FIFA 18 on PC, but when I go to Control Panel -> Programs I can't see the FIFA 18 to uninstall it. I also didn't find any setup file to uninstall it. How can I do that?
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PS4 Controller paired over bluetooth “Connected” but not working

I'm attempting to connect my PS4 controller to a laptop over the built-in bluetooth. I pair by either holding the ps button and options (which my laptop autodetects and pairs) or holding the ps button ...
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How do I turn on the Gamepad's IR without turning on the Wii U itself?

I use it to play PC games with a Wiimote, but my main concern is with power usage. I don't like the idea of having both my PC and Wii U taking up electricity.
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Controls on keyboard and mouse are messed up

I recently started playing Danganronpa V3 - Killing Harmony on PC. First thing I noticed is that when you play on the keyboard/mouse, it's not very responsive, already gave up on it after googling ...
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Fallout 4 - How do I change modes when manipulating objects?

I am one of those guys that has built my settlers a mansion with a fully-stocked kitchen, games room, and hospital bay. The problem is, stacking shelves and aligning objects is huge pain. Sometimes I'...
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LANing Rainbox Six Vegas 2 over Hamachi?

So my friends and I wanted to start playing our favorite classic multiplayer games out of nostalgia's sake. One of the games that cropped up is Rainbow Six Vegas 2, and we have been trying to LAN the ...
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Why did Twin Saga appear slightly off screen?

I installed Twin Saga from their website yesterday. It downloaded and installed fine. I ran it and changed the graphics settings to windowed mode. this makes the game appear in a borderless window, ...
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How do you play a PC DVD game on Mac?

I have got Civilization V Gold edition as a PC DVD ROM. I was wondering how I could play this on Mac? Does anyone know how to do this?
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My Minecraft Won't let me break blocks in Survival

This is a highly talked about question, so I would like answers from people who know how to fix this or people who at least think they know what to do. So I enter a brand new game of survival ...
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Fastest way to interact with NPC on PC with keyboard?

To interact with the NPCs in NMS you have to left click many times with your mouse to skip the intro dialogue again and again to get the actually possible actions (ask for language help, exchange deal,...
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Is it possible to log into Steam by going through my home computer from my laptop while I am away? [closed]

My situation is this. I have just started my 30 day rotation on an offshore oil production platform in the middle of the ocean and I have internet access but my internet service provider (my company) ...
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Fallout 3 Crashes when trying to exit Vault 101?

So I decided to start playing Fallout 3, in the build up to Fallout 76 releasing sometime later this year(hopefully). along with the other Fallout Games. I loaded Fallout 3 and played through the ...
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Game resolution problem [closed]

Whenever i play some games in my laptop, I am unable to change the resolution of the game. It's fixed to 1920 x 1080. I tried to change it manually by editing the game config file but it doesn't work. ...
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Red Faction Guerrilla - rebuild/reset all buildings?

In Red Faction Guerrilla, I see that the more buildings I destroy, the more size the save file increases, that means (I think) the save file actually stores which buildings get destroyed. I have ...
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How to fix “io.netty channel.AbstractChannel$AnnotatedConnectException Connection timed out: no further information”

I've been having this problem for about 4-5 months now. It all started when I joined my boyfriend's hosted server using hamachi. A couple nights later, it started giving me that error. I've recently ...
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How do I equip the M19?

I've just fixed the broken gun to get the M19, but I can't seem to equip it? If I stow the original pistol away, I just get nothing for slot 2?
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After initial setup does Xbox One controller via bluetooth connect automatically?

Long question, sorry. I'm thinking about upgrading my wireless 360 controller (via adapter) to a Xbox One S (via bluetooth) for my PC. Currently when I hit the 'guide' button it turns on and connects ...
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What is Far Cry's actual configuration file?

There are at least three configuration files in the game folder, two system.cfg files and default_system.cfg. Which one is actually used by the game? game.cfg in the respective language folder appears ...
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Error after executing command [duplicate]

I have been trying to make a minigame and I need custom npc's I need them to have a name, trades and infinite trades(they never run out). Here is the command I have been using: /summon Villager ~ ~3 ...
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Dodge goes in random directions

I'm playing Dark souls 3 on PC (using a a Dualshock 4 controller with DS4Windows) every time I try to “dodge” it goes in a random direction! Is this supposed to be happening, or is my controller ...
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Will load times improve if I keep my games on an external SSD vs my windows drive?

I have an Acer nitro 5 gaming laptop, and it came with windows on the hard drive . But I had an m.2 ssd at home and I attached it to my laptop. So now I have windows on my hard drive and an unused ssd ...
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(PC) Very bad colors on Mad Max

I have a big problem on Mad Max. In fact, when I launch it in fullscreen, all the colors are very light. I have had this problem before and to solve it I had updated my video drivers. I uninstalled/...
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How to verify the game version?

I'm not sure if the GOG version is up to date as GOG Galaxy displays an seemingly older 20171215 build being installed. Developers generally prioritize Steam and GOG versions of games may not receive ...
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What is lowest allowed entry age in Germany to participate in pc e-sports?

From which age is it allowed to take part in PC E-Sports competitions in Germany?
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Can two people play Sea of Thieves simultaneously on PC and Xbox with only one copy of the game?

I own a copy of Sea of Thieves on PC and I am thinking of buying a Xbox One S. I would like to know if its possible to play the game at the same time on both devices without buying another copy? Sea ...
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Can I copy my Mass Effect DLC from my PC to my 360?

Hi I have all three Mass Effect games for both my PC and my Xbox 360, but only my PC has all the DLC. I don't want to have to buy the DLC for my Xbox 360 if I don't have to so is there a way to ...
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My PC detects PS4 controller as audio device

I'm trying to connect ps4 controller to pc but it goes under audio so it doesn't work. I tried remove the device from audio but it just goes back when I try to add it under something else. What can I ...
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How to Gate Drift on my laptop?

I can drift through turns using key controls, but how to do a gate drift ... especially through gates on a straight road? I haven't done this without tilt control. One way I do know is to start a ...
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Afterglow Xbox 360 Controller no longer works on PC?

I recently got an Afterglow Xbox 360 controller for use on my PC. Worked fine for a few weeks. Leave it overnight. Go to work. Come back. Controller doesn't work. Fidget around with it. None of the ...
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GTA V's latest update has introduced a lot of lag - can this be fixed?

After Rockstar deployed a new update, GTA V on PC has become extremely laggy and can't be played. Can this be solved?
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How to disable mute on focus lost?

"Mute on focus lost" means that a program is muted when it is not the topmost, i.e. the focused window. The game loads nearly instantly on my computer and I have to wait relatively long for the other ...
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Black screen after first battle

I just recently pickup up this game on the Classics Return Humble Bundle and everything was going fine until I finished the first battle. After that, I go back to the apartment and I talk some more ...
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How to i use “Mirror Under The Door” option as a Player in Swat4

In Swat4 Game As a boss I order other 4 members to do some tasks like "Move", "Fall-in", "Open and Clear"..etc. One of the command is "Mirror Under The Door". when i used this command one of the ...
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Create own steam overlay [closed]

My end goal is to create a overlay to steam games similar in functionality to the discord steam overlay. I know this is a monstrous task so I am exploring all of my possibilities. The overlay built ...
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In Just Cause 3, is there a way to have jetpack-like wingsuit?

In Just Cause 3, the feeling of flying is amazing, but could be better. Is there a way to be able to fly with the wingsuit indefinitely (have it working like a jetpack or an Iron Man suit, so to say)?...
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How can I Override controller input when remapping the buttons?

So I'm using an Xbox 360 Controller for PC Gaming. Over time I've used several remapping programs (Xpadder, JoyToKey, Steam Controller Mapping, Etc.) and they all seem to have the same limitation (...
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Xbox one controller on PC

I have an Xbox One controller and a bluetooth adapter. The problem is I can't install drivers for the joystick because the controller's mini-usb is broken. The bluetooth adapter works, and the ...
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What are the differences in scaling on the GPU vs on the Display?

I currently am using a ViewSonic XG-2700-4K on a GTX 1080. However, in some games that I would rather have High settings over Medium settings, I would have to sacrifice the resolution. I use CRU (...
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Why is Terraria having frame-rate and game-play issues?

A friend and I are trying to play Terraria, but we are having issues. Whenever we play it, our game tends to have terrible frame rate drops and the game slowing down incredibly, to the point of it ...
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Why I am not able to move to the next mission in The Regiment?

Last week I downloaded and installed The Regiment game. While I played as usual the first mission was open and I completed the mission (kill all enemies and Rescue 5 Hostage as per the objectives). I ...
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Videos lagging during loading screen

I experience some very very odd behaviour during my loading screens. Whenever I have a video open on my second screen (youtube, twitch, facebook etc.) it starts lagging really bad once my loading ...