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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Skyrim Controller Controls Keep Resetting

I know I'm late to the party, both because this game is old and because similar questions have been asked. But none of the other answers I've seen work for me so far. My Problem In Skyrim, I can go to ...
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Perfect 180 turns and aiming

I've noticed when watching some films that some players are able to do instant and perfect 180 degree spins. For example, I come up from behind and start shooting and they instantly spin and are ...
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Looking for a game name [closed]

I'm writing here because I'm looking for the name of a game that I have seen on YT some times ago and I found really interesting. Unfortunately I forgot to save the video as a favorite and now I can't ...
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How to exit fullscreen?

My Minecraft just zoomed in all of a sudden and I don't know how to get it back. It takes up the full screen, not even leaving room for the task bar at the bottom: This is really annoying. I even ...
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Destiny 2 cross save between PC and XBone, do I need to buy expansions for both

I have Destiny 2 and the Forsaken expansion for PC, but I also like to play it on Xbox One. I have cross save set up, so I can access my character from either console, but I have not bought Forsaken ...
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Using XBox controller on Windows 10 (Far Cry 4)

My question may sound simple but I've been struggling since a long time and I have no idea why it is so difficult. I have a wireless XBox controller, I have no problem pairing it with my laptop. Then ...
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Can I download Steam games to an external HDD from a city library or other public PC?

I grew up in urban areas so I am used to having ready-access to a decent internet connection. However, due to my work/career, in the future I will likely be living in places with little to no internet ...
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my controller does not work unless plugged in with a USB cable

My PS4 controller is connected to my PC with Bluetooth. The controller works with some games that I downloaded on steam, when i turn it on the controller has a blue light and allows me to play as much ...
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Is it possible that I can play Minecraft (Xbox disk) on my Windows 8 PC?

I want to play Minecraft on PC, but my parents said that they won't buy me it since I have it on Xbox. My question is can I download Minecraft onto my PC and can I go into my Xbox account and play it?
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Does Mass Effect 3 require Origin?

I am not particularly trusting of EA's Origin platform, with some going so far as to call it spyware. I don't care at this point about multiplayer in Mass Effect 3. I know that, more than likely, I ...
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What are the PC controls for Chop?

What are the default controls for Chop on the PC? As in, how to take him for a walk, etc. I found two sites that list the controls for consoles, but I can't figure out the controls on PC.
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Display drivers stopped responding while playing Guild Wars 2

I have a computer with an Nvidia 660 that is running Windows 10. The game runs perfectly fine for about 10 minutes, and then the display drivers stop responding and they do not recover.
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Selling game currency

Do you sell currency from games like WOW or POE? Recently I started selling my unnecessary items and currency, but for real money. Now I wonder how it is definitely legal. Are there any penalties for ...
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How do you do a takedown after a smoke pellet?

One of the challenges in Batman: Arkham City is Use the Smoke Pellet to disorientate an armed enemy and follow up with a Takedown But how exactly do you do this? Every guide I've found just says ...
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Does RAM matter for FPS?

So far, I was under the impression that it's the GPU which is responsible for FPS in a game. But looking at Cyberpunk 2077 forums, many say that they had an FPS boost after upgrading their RAM from 8 ...
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Connecting an Xbox 360 controller to Windows 10 with a wireless receiver with no sync button

I have a generic wireless receiver which I have set up as an Xbox 360 wireless receiver using the microsoft official drivers, but the device does not have a sync button. It does have a button but it ...
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How to read system requirements & compare GPUs?

I've wanted to ask this for quite some time, hope this is the right place ... So, the system requirements for games usually give a recommendation for the minimally required GPU and CPU for both Nvidia ...
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Can I download updates from another computer and then transfer it?

Call of Duty Modern Warfare is very big game and it is getting new updates. The last one was 25 GB and in my home internet is very bad. I must take my PC to work then install update. Can I install ...
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What games did NVIDIA come through on regarding RTX and DLSS?

In 2018 NVIDIA released its RTX 2000-series cards. A huge part of this release was an emphasis on some fundamental new features that games would support in the future. A list can be seen here of these ...
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Why can't I buy any games in Uplay after linking Steam account?

After buying a Ubisoft game on Steam, the store in the Uplay launcher disappeared.
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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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Curved Monitor and Xbox One Setup

Setup Alienware 34inch curved monitor (AW3418DW) first gen Xbox One. Problem When I try to play Xbox on my monitor it displays in what seems to be full-screen mode, meaning there are black sidebars ...
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Cuphead single keyboard local co-op with UCR

I usually play the cuphead local co-op with keyboard and xbox controller but I dont have the controller with me now. So it got me wondering if i could play co-op mode with a single keyboard. I looked ...
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Playing Minecraft on Windows 10, owning a Xbox One disc

I own a Minecraft disc for an Xbox One, and would like to play on my PC (ultimately, playing with others who will be on the Xbox). I'm not too familiar with the Xbox account ecosystem, and with dozen ...
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Temple of Elemental Evil - Dialog skills used, only by selected PC or whole party?

The face of my group is a paladin versed in Diplomacy and Sense Motive, other skills like Intimidate and Bluff are not his strong suit. Will they be rolled against the highest skill level in my party, ...
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Maximum USB Controllers? 16?

I've been building the ultimate retro gaming PC and storage cabinet that emulates all popular vintage consoles, and their controllers to match. Emulating Atari 2600 through Dreamcast - half of the ...
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Prolonging the time between death and loading of the latest save game

Is there a way to prolong the time between dying and the automatic loading of the last saved game? I'm currently jumping off the Throat of the World to see the rag doll physics and sometimes the game ...
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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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Magic Arena - Certain deck formats not listed when creating new deck

When I create a new deck this is the entire selection of options I get to choose from for deck formats. As you can see there is no options for either Historic Brawl or Historic Pauper AVAILABLE DECK ...
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did the Garfield Kart 2013 online mode ever leave Beta?

I have seen posts about garfield kart 2013 (not furious racing) having a steam online beta mode. Did it ever leave beta. Also, does it support LAN multiplayer? thnx =)
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How to use PS4 controller's audio output via Bluetooth on PC?

When the PS4 controller is connected via the USB cable to the PC, it can be used as an audio device if I plug my headphones into the controller. Is it somehow possible to use them as an audio device, ...
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Why won't the aircraft door open in the 'Dam and Blast' mission in GTA San Andreas?

In order to progress further I need to complete the Dam and Blast mission. In order to initiate the mission, I need to enter the aircraft at the airport, but the problem is that I cant seem to get CJ ...
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Why won't the Pay 'n' Spray open during the mission 'Drive By'?

I'm trying to do the mission 'Drive By' on Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC edition). The issue is, when I roll up on the Pay 'n' Spray, the garage door won't open. I'm definitely at the right Pay 'n'...
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Is there a command to force kill move to always be on for Summoned creatures?

I want to have my creatures/followers always do a finishing kill move. Is there a console command or mod I can use to enable this?
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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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GTA IV - Out of Commission - Helicopter bug

I am on the last mission of GTA 4 - Out of Commission (PC) and cannot finish due to the bug with getting on the helicopter. I have read some terrible hacks to get it to work e.g. use Fraps, but that ...
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Minecraft Java mouse delay

Ever since about a month ago I've had really bad mouse delay in Minecraft. I haven't changed any settings, installed any programs, nothing. The issue seems to be only Minecraft based, as all other ...
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PC controller issue: D-pad affects X-rotation

Recently, I discovered an issue with my PC controller(namely, Redgear Pro Wireless gamepad). Whenever I move forward in a game(left thumb stick up), the direction changes to the left and whenever I ...
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Is a gaming computer important for playing games? [closed]

If one wished to play video games on PC, would they require a gaming PC or a typical PC will do?
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Where are Skyrim Screenshots saved?

I just took a screen shot in Skyrim. The message in the corner says it was saved, but it does not say where... Where are these saved on my computer?
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Is GTA Online protected by an anti-cheat engine?

I play regularly on GTA Online with my mates, in the last couple of weeks we almost already encounter cheaters while in a public session. They can do whatever they want which is very annoying (and ...
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Skyrim clocks (game clock and real clock)

How can I check Skyrim time without looking in the saved games details? Is there a way to always have it on the screen? Second clock that I need is a normal clock with my PC time. Is there a way to ...
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Minecraft only allows me to play offline?

I saw another question like this, but none of the answers seemed to work, so here is my situation. My computer is getting Internet. I am asking this question from the same PC, so I clearly have a ...
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Turtle beach X12 making a subtle HISSING sound

I just bought a Turtle Beach X12 headset, and plugged it into my TV's audio out port (Red and white RCA connector). When I plugged the USB power into the Xbox, I could now a hear a subtle hissing ...
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What happens if I pay for changing my character appearance but end up canceling the editing?

On the New Generation versions of Grand Theft Auto Online, you can pay GTA$100.000 for editing your character appearance from the interaction menu. What happens if I go back to the game without doing ...
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Normal attack (right mouse click) doesn't always work

This problem occurs so many times in my PC version of dark soul 2: Sometimes when I right-click, it does not respond, and my character does not attack for 1-2 seconds. I did not set any action related ...
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Cannot find .minecraft folder

I see everyone using mods in Minecraft go into their File Explorer, type in %appdata% in the top search bar, and then in that folder they have a Minecraft folder in which there should be a mod file (...
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Restored Backup Not Showing Up, Didn't Use Minecraft's Built-in Feature

When backing up my world, I copied the complete save file instead of using Minecraft's built in feature. I pasted it in the save file (on my new computer, so the original world wasn't there), but it ...
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Motor skill: Let speed come naturally?

I've commonly heard that when practising a motor skill, one should start slow with correct form and one shouldn't force speed. Rather, let speed come naturally. I believe this but I can't find a ...
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Forza Horizon 4 Keeps on Crashing

I have recently downloaded Forza Horizon 4, but there is a problem, after I set up my name and click on play Forza Horizon the game gets a grey screen and closes to the Desktop even before it finished ...

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