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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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360 controller sticking in 3rd person view

I'm playing Skyrim. I put it in first person view and as soon as I start walking around it jumps back to 3rd person. I've tried s1st,tfc,epc in console commands but nothing is working I want to play ...
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How does race day work?

I dominated the 'battle machine' race day but I can't figure out what to do next to proceed. The next level is locked.
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Controllers not working for Mac Games

I am having a problem when playing games with a controller on my MacBook Pro OS X El Capitan. I tested an Xbox 360 controller after installing a third party software on github 360Controller and it ...
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Saved game not restoring anymore in No Man's Sky

I've been playing NMS for the past 4-5 days now. I had collected ~1M units, learned over 120 alien words, met >30 aliens on 4 star systems and so on, so forth. I last saved my game (successfully) ...
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Diablo 3 runs on integrated graphics, but gets stuck on dedicated graphics

I would like to play Diablo III, and I have installed it on my laptop with Windows 10. I have a computer with 2 graphic cards. The first one is a low quality Intel embedded with the motherboard, the ...
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How do I repeat “Drug Shootout” at Braddock Farm or Weed Farm?

I've done it the first time but I can't trigger the event 2-3 weeks later. Several times I tried raiding it again but the farmers don't come back. Wikia says it's probably a unique event: http://gta....
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How to prevent FOV from changing?

In Far Cry 4 the FOV automatically changes during certain animations/actions like for example opening a door, entering a vehicle or activating your wing suit. This is really annoying so I was ...
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My controller always shoots wide compared to keyboard in FIFA '15?

In FIFA 15 I'm using Assist for the shot assistance, but the shot is not accurate at all. The ball directly goes to the direction that I press from the stick like in manual shot assistance. Is that ...
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Is there an aim assist in State of Decay on PC?

I was playing State of Decay on the PC with a keyboard and mouse, now I started to play it with an Xbox controller and I discovered that aiming guns with it is almost impossible. I wasn't able to find ...
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How do I fix performance issues in SSF4:AE on the PC?

So I have had the game for a while now, having a positive experience with it, my PC achieved an average of 60 FPS while playing it, but now, it just reaches an average of 13 FPS, making it unplayable, ...
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Blur crashes on Tokyo Shutoko loading screen under Win XP

So far Blur worked fine for me under Windows XP (SP3 32-bit), I managed to beat first boss and start chapter 2. However, just after trying to race on one of the Tokyo Shutoko tracks (presumably Wangan-...
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What effects does 'Post Processing' in the 'Visual > Custom Render settings' do?

Since Post Processing is pretty much a catch-all term for different kinds of visual or graphics effects, I'm wondering if I should disable it or not, depending on its effects specific to Dead Space 2. ...
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How do you make the Minecraft full screen window full screen on Windows 10?

Does anyone know how to make Minecraft run in full screen mode? My display is set to 1920 x 1080, and the game was able to run full screen a while ago, but, I forget what the workaround was - any ...
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How to play co-op split screen versus/horde on pc in Gears of War 4?

I'm trying to play the co-op versus or horde mode on split screen PC using two controllers but it is not giving me the option. I am able to activate the guest account on co-op campaign but versus, ...
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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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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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Change menu hot keys in Destiny 2

I'm playing Destiny 2 on PC and have rebound all my hotkeys to the other side of the keyboard. I'm left handed and use O K L ; for my movement with my left hand on the mouse. My problem is that Q, E ...
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Star Wars: Battlefront (2015) freezes computer on launch

Computer Specs... i5 6600k (not overclocked... yet) Gigabyte gtx 1060 6g 16GB of DDR4 ram at 2666 mhz MSI Z170 - A Pro Motherboard Whenever I try to start battlefront my computer freezes. Nothing ...
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'Unable to load manifest file' when running Portal 2

I recently deleted and reinstalled Steam and my games because they weren't working properly. I just finished installing Portal 2, hit play, and it showed an error message: Unable to load manifest ...
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Graphic problems in some games

Recently I've started having problems with graphics in some games. No problems in these games: Payday 2, Just Cause 2, Metro 2033, Metro: Last Light Redux, Sniper Elite 3, Left 4 Dead 2 Problems ...
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Dark Souls - change xbox sticks to always run instead of walk to running?

When you slightly move the stick your character walks, when you move the stick all the way your character runs. Is there a way so that it always runs? My controller is dodgy in that moving the stick ...
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Gaming using 2-port powerline: Lag spikes only when YouTube is running?

My S/O and I are currently using a 2-port powerline adapter, and we get speeds around 30up/30down with ~12 ping. It seems that our setup works completely fine except in the situation where someone is ...
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Mouse Leaving the Game Window

With the recent patch from the Aspyr team for KOTOR 2, the game has become playable again with full support for higher resolutions and mods. This is fantastic, and I'm very happy to be playing again! ...
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Did DICE ever fix the Battlefield 4 texture flickering?

Since Oct 2013 I have owned an AMD CPU and GPU desktop and now an Intel and Nvidia desktop and I have played on Mantle and DirectX and certain objects in the distance have always had bad flickering ...
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PS3 Save runs very slow on PC

I've always played Skyrim on PS3 but now I'm moving to PC, so I've taken the save form the console and put it on my computer. The problem is that when it loads, it's completely lagged, it takes ...
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Change gamepad bindings on PC for dragon age inquisition

I know there have been similar postings regarding the location of the gamepad bindings...however, is there a way to change the gamepad bindings on PC? In the game options, I can only change the ...
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NBA 2k14 PC - Are there any story based cutscenes like on the next gen consoles?

I don't have the game yet, and i read that the game graphics are current gen etc. but i couldn't really find any answers to this: Are there any story based cutscenes like on the next gen consoles? ...
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Incorrect Aspect Ratio for Games using nVidia Surround

I am trying to configure any game within Steam, either Call of Duty Black Ops, Modern Warfare 3, or Fallout New Vegas, to correctly use my surround setup of three monitors. Problem is, the single-...
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Playing Slenderman without sound card

I have just downloaded Slenderman but I am unable to play the game because it says "No soundcard detected. Sound might not play". I am trying to play the game on my work PC, which does not have a ...
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Problem with turning Postal Dude while using Postal Plus keyboard controls

I just started playing Postal Plus, a 2001 enhanced edition of a 1997 original, on PC Windows XP. It's a very interesting game, but I have certain problem while playing using keyboard controls. Namely,...
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Rocket league offline multiplayer with KB+M and Xbox one controller

I'm trying to play Rocket League with KB+M and xbox one controller, I've looked online and it seems it is possible with the xbox 360 controller. The way it's described is, start rocket league, ...
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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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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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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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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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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, ...
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Mismatched vertical and horizontal sensitivity

Mirage: Arcane Warfare has an increased emphasis on ranged combat over the developer's previous game Chivalry: Medieval Warfare and vertical (y-axis) sensitivity is far lower than horizontal (x-axis) ...
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Xbox Home/Guide Button & Win+G no longer working

Win+G seems to work when I'm focused on a browser or a game, but the Xbox Guide button does not trigger the Game Bar at all anymore. It was working fine until I added my Steam games to my Xbox App in ...
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Is there a keybind to close object menus?

In Lego Worlds, various tools such as the Discovery Tool can allow the user to access a grid-style menu that provide a variety of objects or other options. These menus can be accessed by pressing and ...
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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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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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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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PC - Sleeping Dogs: (Definitive Edition) Radio Fix

Hey guys I recently bought Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition on PC through Steam as it was on sale. I've played the normal edition when it was released and one of the good parts of the game was the ...
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Does resolution affect movement speed in Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth?

According to a review on GameFAQs the selected resolution affects character's movement speed. According to the PC Gaming Wiki the bug is fixed in the Steam version, but on the other hand the ...
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GSdx10 plugin for PCSX2 1.4.0 not showing in config menu

I downloaded the GSdx10 plugin for PCSX2 1.4.0 and placed in with the other GSdx plugins in "C:\Program Files (x86)\PCSX2 1.4.0\Plugins" folder. It is not showing in the configuration menu. How do I ...
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Spore Problem with Missions

I can't run the "I'd like to colonize a planet" mission. And every time I leave the presence of my homeworld even if its just to my moon, it starts bugging me constantly. Can anyone help?
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Micro-Stutters In All Games After Several Minutes Of Play

So this problem started randomly about a week back, originally I thought it was only with Fallout 4 as that's all I was playing and it hadn't been occurring prior. But once I opened Counter Strike: ...
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Problems runnning Mad Max full screen

If I attempt to play Mad Max on the PC in full screen, the colours of the game, menu's etc become very bright, discoloured and generally unpleasant, to the point of it being basically unplayable. As ...