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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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Do Xbox One controllers support Xbox 360 games on PC?

I play games on PC using a generic gamepad and x360ce software. I use a generic controller like this one: But now I am planning to buy an Xbox controller and I am confused which one to buy? (Xbox ...
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NieR:Automata settings reset to default on launch

NieR: Automata keeps resetting my screen and controls settings. I use the custom controller profile, and set the game to run on a particular monitor in fullscreen. The past two times I have loaded the ...
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How to export settings from old installation of BDO

I've recently updated from w7 to w10 and reinstall Black Desert, and I was wandering which files I have to copy to keep my game settings(notifications, graphics, audio, and other game settings such as ...
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Forcing NVIDIA on CS:GO

After an update my framerate dropped and I didn't know why. With measuring the GPU usage I found out that CS is using the wrong graphics. In my NVIDIA control panel I have set the global and the ...
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How can I fix this FPS drop following the 15/3/2017 CS:GO patch?

I've been running Counter Strike: Global Offensive on my laptop (NVIDIA GeForce 840M 2GB and an Intel processor) at 150fps, however after the 15/3/2017 update I'm suddenly experiencing only 30fps. ...
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Where is brightness option in the PC version of Deadly Premonition?

I have The Director's Cut on PC. The "option" menu has no brightness settings, I have tried both fullscreen and windowed display modes. settings: the pause menu: launcher: Judging from online ...
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Does Black Ops 2 (PC) allow local LAN multiplayer?

I want to LAN with my friends across our network in Black Ops 2 Multiplayer and Zombies. The question we would like to ask is: Does Black Ops 2 Support Local Area Play, like Rainbow Six:Vegas? or does ...
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Find uplay, Origin, Battle.net game ID

Through this forum I found out that you can make uplay start a game with the following command. "C:\Program Files (x86)\Ubisoft\Ubisoft Game Launcher\Uplay.exe" "uplay://launch/410/0" This specific ...
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Is it possible to play a game which you bought on Xbox One on Windows 10, without having to pay for it?

I've bought a game on Xbox One. The game is also available on Windows 10, but I want to know if it's possible to install the game I bought for Xbox One on my Windows 10 and play it for free ?
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I cannot place blocks in Minecraft PC [duplicate]

My game is completely fine, but when I try to place a block down it won't work. I have tried everything but nothing works.
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How to check Dark Souls II global service availability?

The last few days I've received the dreaded The DARK SOULS II service is not available message almost every time I open this game. To the best of my knowledge I'm not blocked in any way, I haven't ...
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Once Containment bugs, can College of Winterhold questline be completed

Don't know if it's necessary to put this here, but: spoilers ahead! So I've run into the bug on the Containment quest, whereby it doesn't trigger after the completion of Revealing the Unseen quest. ...
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Uplay Shop Tab Missing

I'm in a very strange situation. When I run Uplay and log in, there is no shop tab. Usually, I start all my PC games from Steam, which means I don't use Uplay very often. I tried to fix this bug by ...
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Can't open console in Oblivion

I have run into a problem that many people run into on Oblivion -- opening the console. I looked up what is wrong, found out I needed to make sure bAllowConsole is set to 1, and did that. However, now ...
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How do you give friends admin rights without a password to the server?

I was playing gmod with a friend and he couldn't use some admin items and I wanted to give him admin, but the tutorials we found said something about a password. We don't use a password when play; we ...
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Is it possible to improve keyboard + mouse controls?

While the PC port for Senran Kagura: Shinovi Versus offers both smooth FPS and good textures, it kinda fails when it comes to keyboard + mouse controls. Key rebindings only take effect during a ...
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How to add attack speed?

In 1.9 the combat update added the cooldown timer. The question is that some minecraft maps have no cooldown and replace with attack speed (attack speed make the cooldown faster). So what command adds ...
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Guitar Hero Live controller issue on pc

I recently bought a Guitar Hero Live guitar controller included with the PS3 game. I also have Frets on Fire installed on my PC, so I thought I was able to play with that guitar with no problems. But ...
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Terraria: Is there a way to directly create another .plr file for a character?

I have an endgame character with a lot of gear and I'd absolutely hate losing it, so I thought of making a backup by copying the .plr file.... except it's not there. There is only the .plr.bak file. ...
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How to delete worldborders in MC?

I know how to set worldborders in minecraft but, can I delete worldborders in minecraft and if I can, which command?
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Why does Fallout 4 load with broken textures?

I recently upgraded my computer to play Steam games in better quality. Whenever I play Fallout 4, the character starts with square rainbow colored skin. There is also severe asset glitching making it ...
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How to deal with Necro (zombie) virus in Plaugue inc

I am having hard time dealing with Necro virus on normal... Specifically cure gets created faster when it normally does and even with 100% spread while remaining unnoticed I am just not lethal enough....
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Can I get my Xbox 360 to run games from my laptop?

I wanted to know if it is possible to connect my Xbox 360 to my laptop in a way that my Xbox is running my games from my PC. Basically, I want my Xbox 360 to run my laptop games because my laptop is ...
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Can I disable using the mouse wheel to scroll through the hotbar?

I used to write a script in Macro/Keybind Mod that allows to jump using mouse wheel up. It works, but the mouse wheel can still be used to change the hotbar slot. In «controls» I didn't find option to ...
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Increasing the FOV on Borderlands (Steam version)

Aight, I've read up on the five other posts here and managed to "brick" my game... of sorts. The current FOV gives me a headache when dealing with anything nearby. I put the line: Bindings=(Name="F1",...
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Can I use a PC controller on my Xbox one?

I don't want to spend money on a new Xbox One controller so I'm trying to figure out some other way to play. I understand that you can play on PC with an Xbox One controller, but does it work the ...
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Skyrim on new PC

I was reading through threads on here about transferring modded Skyrim from one pc to the next, and hit a little roadblock. All of my mods were from the workshop, and I believe I used NMM for that? It'...
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If I used any micro usb cable with an xbox one controller to connect to PC, would it transfer both power and data?

I want to buy a dusk shadow Xbox One controller, and I've been thinking about getting the Play and Charge kit for Xbox One, but I heard it doesn't transfer data (and it would be more expensive). Now I ...
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How do I change the ingame popupmenu in counterstrike 1.6?

After going to a public server my game client downloaded a fiew files and since that moment it seems that the ingame popup menu (that opens when you press "H" and contains options like changing ...
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How to spawn on a squad member by clicking their name?

I remember in previous Battlefield games you'd be able to click on a squad member's name in your squad menu on the map rather than their little dot. Sometimes it's kind of hard to click on their ...
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Xbox Win10 App not finding Xbox One

I recently got an Xbox One and for a while I have been using the Xbox app on my Windows 10 PC to stream the console to my PC to play. Since yesterday (December 13th), the Xbox App has been unable to ...
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Can i play PS4 or PS4 pro games on my PC?

I plan on buying a PlayStation (possibly a PS4 pro) but I don't want to buy a TV and I don't own a TV. Is there any way i can connect the PlayStation to my PC so that i can play the PlayStation games ...
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Star Wars Battlefront II - Can I Do Multiplayer Within my Home?

My friends and I are looking into buying Star Wars Battlefront II and playing it together. The original plan was to do this via Xbox when we all get together (let me know if this isn't possible), but ...
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Where is my Steam Folder?

It's not where it's supposed to be, which is This PC > OS (C:) > Program Files (x86) > Then it should be there under steam. But it's not! I've searched all over my PC and it's not there. Where can I ...
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Buying Star Wars Battlefront II for PC safely

I am considering getting another copy of Star Wars Battlefront II so that I and a friend can play together over LAN. I am looking on E-bay and Amazon and am concerned about the registration key that ...
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How to dolphin dive in Battlefield1?

First of all, a dolphin dive is a term from COD Black Ops, here's a video of what it looks like. I think the BF1 version is a bit different but I've seen people flying and then landing on the ...
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How do I sync my Xbox360 controller without access to the “Sync” button?

Long story short, I can't press the Sync button on my controller while the reciever is on Sync mode so I can't sync them as I used to. Anyone has faced this same missfortune before and know how to ...
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Minecraft - Testfor item not working correctly

No one seems to have answered this question from what I've seen, but here's the question. I have this command: testfor @e[type=Item,x=-847,z=156]. What happens is this will trigger for every item ...
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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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Rocket League Multi monitor 3 player screen goes black

I used this solution to play rocket league split screen using both my monitors. Now I wanted to play with two friends so I added a third controller. This works fine until the game starts. Then you can ...
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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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Social Club black screens, and I can't play GTA V

Recently my copy of GTA V decided to stop working. The launcher goes straight to a black screen after loading for a few minutes. I haven't been able to play since. This is what happens: Specs: ...
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Limiting the number of auto-saves in SkyrimSE

I've noticed with the Special Edition that they've done some work to clean things up in terms of the save system, namely with separating saves between different characters. However, there's a slight ...
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Will new Skyrim SE saves work on the original Skyrim?

I know this is the oppposite of what everyone wants to know, but is it possible to use the saves from Skyrim SE on the original Skyrim? I would like to start a new save in Skyrim SE on my main ...
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Why is my framerate taking dips?

In GTA 5 (PC), my framerate will remain at 60 fps with V-Sync, then will dip to about 20-30 fps with no explanation. My GeForce GTX 970, Intel i7-3820, 16 GB of RAM, and a 7200 RPM harddrive can ...
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How do I save my game in Neon Chrome?

I recently purchased Neon Chrome, and got through several floors without dying. Is there any way to save my game and return to it later? There's a "Disconnect" option from the menu, that seems ...
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SkyrimSE is Quiet

...too quiet... This was an issue for me with the original Skyrim, but I was hoping maybe it would be fixed in the Special Edition. However, that doesn't seem to be the case. With Windows' volume ...
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Do GTA 5 saves back-up to a cloud service?

For GTA 5 (on PC), if I have a save file, will it automatically back-up to either the Steam or Rockstar cloud, or do I have to save it manually? If it have to save it manually, will you please provide ...
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I bought a disk without an AppId, what do I do?

I've recently bought a disk copy of Civilization V, and whenever I try to install the game, it pops a message "No AppId configured", what can I do? Notes: This WAS a legal purchase, not a burned ...
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Which Hitman games feature manual save?

Hitman: Codename 47 and Hitman: Absolution don't, only checkpoints. I am specifically asking about the PC releases (games' console counterparts often have manual saving removed). Games considered as ...