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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 macOS.

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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 an 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 ...
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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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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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Destiny 2 How to send friend invites using battletag on PC?

Whenever searching for fireteam on bungie.net, they provide a battltag they want you to add. I tried searching on google, but there is no such tutorial. How to use it to send friend requests?
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Diablo III - Imperial gem drops at level ~13?

So I played D3 when it came out for a couple of months and haven't touched it since. I have picked it back up again and started a new character with a friend. I looked up how to get to Whimsyshire ...
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Can AC Black Flag share files with AC Rogue?

I have Assassin's Creed Black Flag installed on my PC, and I'm looking to purchase Rogue. Because they look like they are built on the same engine, I am wondering if they share files to minimise disc ...
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How can I block spike traps on the PC?

I'm at a point in the game where I'm stuck. I keep getting killed by a spike trap. The game game me some information earlier on how to block it, but the information doesn't come again. I might have ...
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If I sign in to Humble Bundle monthly now, will I get this month's bundle or the next month's bundle?

Humblebundle (humblebundle.com) is currently running a promotion that they will provide Sid Meier's Civilization VI as part of February's bundle if I opt into their Monthly program. But there seems to ...
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How do I take screenshots and video in Desert Golfing?

While playing Desert Golfing, there is a clear need to capture more of these great moments: Some screen captures and have already appeared in the Desert Golfing program directory. This is great! ...
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How to play split screen minecraft on the same PC?

Can I play Minecraft 1.11.2 multiplayer using the same computer? If so, how?
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Retrieving Steam Game progress from Mac to new PC

I haven't specifically seen a question relating to the retrieval of saved game progress that was achieved on the Mac version of Steam to be transferred to the PC version. I have almost 3000 hours of ...
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Winning outfits instead of buying them

Are there any outfits that are winnable into the game, instead of available into the shop ?
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minecraft folder

having the same problem as many others seem to be having on here but i'm stuck at a point at which everyone else seems to find what they are looking for. Trying to install forge for minecraft but as ...
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How to play Enter the Matrix in multiplayer on the same computer?

I want to play Enter the Matrix with my brother on same computer. I have a keyboard, mouse, and joypad. Is it possible?
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How to transfer a Terraria PC map to Xbox One?

I've looked around, and do not see a place in my Xbox One to look at specific files, so I have no clue how to drop maps onto my external drive to play Terraria on. Background info: I bought an Xbox ...
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The Witcher 3 can't sprint

I can't run fast or sprint. What does that mean? I'm stuck and I don't know what to do. Help me guys.
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XBOX ONE controller has a loose port

Is there a way to fix this? My cord keeps falling out. I use it to play on PC, and certain games MUST have the controller plugged in BEFORE you start them in order to recognize the device. This means ...
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Is there a way to rid of “Notifications and announcements” message?

Every time I quit to the main menu to load another character there is "Notifications and announcements" message appears. Since I do it a lot this is very annoying. Is there a way to never see it again?...
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How many difficulty modes does Dark Souls 1 have?

I'm playing Dark Souls 1 and I'm in Dark Souls ++. Are there other difficulty modes beyond that?
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.minecraft folder cannot be on a mounted volume - why not, and can anyone suggest a workaround?

My dad likes to mount a partition of the RAID array (read: a lot of hard drives made to look like one massive hard drive to Windows) as C:\home using the mountvol command in Command Prompt (it does ...
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Can Nioh for PC be played with keyboard/mouse?

I have Nioh for PC. It works perfectly with the xbox controller. When I try to play with keyboard & mouse, only the keyboard works; the mouse does not. Can you play Nioh for PC with a mouse?
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Is there any way of playing Dark Souls 3 LAN Multiplayer in PC?

I Play Dark Souls 1 in LAN with a friend used a steam emulator. Is any similar mode that can be done with dark souls 3?
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Fallout: New Vegas stopped recognizing my controller

I have a wired Xbox 360 controller I use for all my controller needs when playing a game on my computer, Fallout: New Vegas included. Recently, while playing New Vegas, I accidentally unplugged my ...
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My mouse cursor Appear and disappear

Im using Windows 7, whenever I enter full screen games such as League of Legends, Paladins etc my mouse cursor Appear and disappear. Has anyone had this issue before and knows what is causing it?
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Rocket League PC offline multiplayer?

Is there any mode of playing Rocket League offline Multiplayer in PC like in PS4? If there is, how can it be done? With a mod or an specific game version?
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Steam Link not sending sound to TV

When I start Steam Link I don't receive any sound from the TV. I checked sound settings and they were enabled. How can I fix this?
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Can I change my keybindings to fly this way in BF1?

Is there a way in settings to make it so I don't have to continually move the mouse up/down if I want to move my plane up/down? Rather, I want to move my mouse up a little, and the throttle would ...
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Game not launching (missing executable)

I am trying to play Quantum Break (on Steam), but whenever I launch the game, I get a missing executable error message. I checked the Quantum Break files and there isn't any .exe in the root folder. ...
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Minecraft launcher not logging in on windows PC and not updating on a mac

I own a macbook, a mac and a windows PC. I generally use my MacBook for gaming (weird, I know) but I recently met some restrictions forcing me to use a different device for gaming. I had used the ...
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Can you share custom maps in Age of Empires 1, and how?

I made a custom map and want to play it with my family. This is a 4 person map and they don't have it, can I send it to them or even sneaker-net it to their computers?
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Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain Strange Circle

When I run the game, I have this strange blue circle on the game. Can anybody tell me why I am getting that? I was thinking maybe because my screen is touch enabled. I used external monitor, it did ...
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How to unlock all difficulty levels?

Max Payne 2 locks all difficulty levels ("Dead Man Walking" is an alternative game mode") by default, forcing players to complete the game multiple times. Additionally, "detective" is an adaptive ...
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Can my PC run modern games with 4GB of RAM? [duplicate]

Can my PC run games like GTA 5, Mass Effect Andromeda, Witcher 3? My question is specific to RAM requirements for the game. My system specs are: CPU: i3 7100 Kaby Lake RAM: 4 GB Adata GPU: Nvidia ...
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Glitches and Graphical Errors

In Guitar Hero III on the PC, I am getting some weird bugs. On my guitar background, there is blackness and visual errors. Stuttering also happens occasionally, but I could probably figure that out. ...
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Is it possible to shootdodge without going into bullet time?

"Shootdodge" is a core feature in Max Payne, allowing the character to dive through air in slow motion. There is a key binding in the control options for "shootdodge only"—because bullet time is a ...
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Split/Second Graphical Glitch during Alternate Routes

I have a physical copy of Split/Second (Steam Page - for reference only, Wikipedia). For some reason, I've been encountering a glitch where the alternate route(s) appear to have been triggered, but ...
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Is there any way to increase the UI size in Anno 1404?

Trying to play on a 1440p 27 inch screen and the UI doesn’t scale by default to high res so it’s incredibly small and unplayable. Please note I don’t consider decreasing resolution to be an answer, ...