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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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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Pacman for PC does not persist high scores

I used to play this game years ago and I recently found it again, so I decided to try it. To my surprise, every time I lose and start another game, the previous score is not persisted, it's back to 0....
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Is the Atomic Blimp available for PS4 and XB1 owners?

Rockstar announced bonus content for returning players and I pre-ordered the PC version. In their post, the Atomic Blimp was not mentioned but another one, Xero Blimp was introduced. Are they the same ...
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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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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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Can I transfer my PC account to PS4

I bought a PS4 version of GTA5.. And I want to ask you if I can transfer my stuff from PC to PS4
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Epic Games- GTA 5 Download speed stucked at 0

I started downloading GTA V on EPIC GAMES. After a while I am getting constant 0 speed with minor up spikes. its been 4 days speed is stagnant to zero. What should i do ??
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Where is the settings file located?

I usually render videos with Rockstar Editor, however rendering with everything on lowest settings and on 800x600 (bright side is I can play GTA V on GT820m) doesn't look that good. Changing all ...
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Civ 5 Multiplayer version mismatch Mac-pc

I recently re-installed Civ 5 to play with my friends. We use to play over local network across both Mac and PC. However this time when we tried I got a version mismatch. In the menu we all have the ...
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Is there a way to see what games are using EasyAntiCheat?

I can see the EasyAntiCheat is installed in my system by looking at the Services window (services.msc). Is there a way to see what games on my system are using EasyAntiCheat?
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How can I improve Commonwealth load time in Fallout 4 (PC)? [duplicate]

I love Fallout 4 but I absolutely loathe going into buildings because every time I come out, re-loading the Commonwealth takes a very long time (a minute or more). This can't be an issue w/ my PC ...
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How does one get sugarcane seeds in a map that does not natively “support” sugarcane?

As the question suggest..... I want to branch out my operations into sugarcane farming, but for the life of me cannot find sugarcane seeds or chutes. The map in question is Felsbrunn. From my ...
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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 disable screen effects (dirt) in Unreal Engine 4 games?

Unreal Engine 4 supports modifying many visual effects in game configuration files (the location may vary, visit PC Gaming Wiki); for instance r.DepthOfFieldQuality=0 disables depth of field, r....
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Where can I find the 'Profiles' folder of GTA V?

I want to install a save game, but I cant find the 'Profiles' folder. I looked in \Documents\GTA V but there are only two folders there: 'User music' and 'Settings'. I can't find the 'Profiles' ...
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Are GTA IV/EFLC saved games backwards compatible?

I want to downgrade GTA IV to play with mods, and I want my current saves to come with me. Would I be able to use a saved game create on a recent version in an older patch? (for example, a saved game ...
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DS4 Controller forgets pairing - PC and PS4

I think my controller has died, but I thought I'd throw the problem out there in case anyone might have any tricks I haven't tried yet. I have a DS4 controller, that once paired works fine. The ...
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How to save while exiting in middle of game (NBA 2K19 on PC)

I have NBA 2K19 on PC, and I like playing in "Play Now" mode (not MyCareer or MyLeague or anything else). If I'm playing a game but get interrupted and can't finish playing right now and don't want ...
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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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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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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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Dualshock 4 does not connect to pc via wireless

At the beginning the bluetooth connection worked normally between my ds4 and the pc, as much in steam, as in ds4 Windows. Now, my ds4 only connect via USB. When I try to turn on the bluetooth control ...
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Why is my Commercial (High Density Only) revenue suddenly dipping?

So I've been running my city for about a couple of months. In the beginning, I had a gain of $50k+ a week. Then, over the course of a few months, it plummeted to over $20k+ loss a week. I checked my "...
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How does the rain mechanic work when creating a custom world?

I'm creating a custom (unmodded) world, and I want to understand what I'm doing when I change parameters. For most of the parameters, there is information readily accessible via the fan wikis, but ...
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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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Deus Ex:GOTY crashes on the “BatteryPark” level

My problem is a rather simple one: When running Deus Ex: GOTY on Steam, the game crashes when in the Battery Park level, near the vent section, leaving a critical error message: I'm running the game ...
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Just bought Dark Souls 3 on my computer but frame rate is low. Is it the game or my computer? [duplicate]

I bought Dark Souls 3 to play with a friend that is playing on his PC but it says my framerate is too low. I've seen this on other threads but I don't know if it is actually just my computer. Here are ...
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Terraria: Desktop and PS4 Cross Platform

I have the Desktop version of terraria and my boyfriend has terraria on PS4. Is it possible for us to play multiplayer.
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How do you disable keyboard inputs? [migrated]

I have this laptop I usually have next to me, I use it for stuff like YouTube, Discord and others, just so I won't lag my main PC. I use a program called "Input Director" to easily control both ...
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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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problem with 2 usb gamepad connection and settings

I'm newbie in gaming and and I have faced with some problems with shockers in gamepads. I have recently bought 2 cheap USB gamepads (microkingdom) for my children to play games on PC (windows 8.1), ...
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minecraft moving mouse causes huge fps drop

When I move my mouse in minecraft windows 10 with rtx. It went from 90+ fps down to 0-10 fps instant! the gpu usage also decrease from 90-100% down to 5-40% depending on how fast and much I move my ...
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D3DERR_NOTAVAILABLE error. How do I fix it?

I'm trying to play "Batman: Arkham Asylum". I bought it on Steam and haven't played it yet. I downloaded it and, apparently, it was successfully installed. However, every time I try to start the game ...
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Xbox 360 Steering Wheel on Xbox One

I recently decided to start playing racing games again but of course my old 360 steering wheel won't connect to my Xbox One. Found out there was a work around by streaming through windows 10 so I ...
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I can't get rid of an infinite poison effect?

So I was playing on one of my mod packs (1.12.2 if this helps), and had been bitten by a vampire and had turned, everything was normal until then. As in, when I turned I got an infinite poison effect, ...
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What is title of this retro game with catchy fast techno-dance theme song?

My friend showed me a game installed on his PC back in 2006 and we captured the below eurodance-like song from it. Our paths diverged and I haven't spoken to him in years but I recently found the ...
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How to complete Call of Cthulhu 'Journey to devil reef' mission?

I have been playing "Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the earth" on my PC. Now I am in a mission where Jack is rescued by the USS Urania, a coast guard cutter, which is part of a group heading to ...
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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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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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HUD/UI freeze and stutter in Bioshock Infinite

I've played Bioshock Infinite for about 18 hours and started to notice some UI freezes in the game, that have made the game unplayable. The UI started to freeze as soon as I tried to loot some NPC or ...
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Prince of persia the two thrones game not starting, windows 10

As the title says, the game is not starting. After I click on the launch button from the launcher, a window asks if I want to use safe mode settings, and then nothing happens regardless if I use safe ...
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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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Can I skip the prologue?

Today, I formatted my PC for the new Windows 10. Before doing that, I saved the whole Steam folder. I've re-installed everything, copied back games on Steam and all are working fine, but now I ...
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How do I recover my minecraft account if my computer was wiped?

My sister has a computer and we both had Minecraft on it. I still have Minecraft and I have a server that I asked her to join. Then I remembered that one day, her computer had randomly stopped working ...
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Are there better laptop screen resolutions for gaming on a PC?

There are a wide variety of resolutions available on different laptops on the market. But which screen resolutions are better for gaming? Is Full HD (1920x1080) the best? Are there any resolutions ...
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How to increase the draw distance in the Bethesda (Gamebryo engine) Fallout games?

The grass draw distance was extremely limited in Oblivion, but Fallout 3 and New Vegas still have quite noticeable issues with loading (streaming?) their sparse landscape. I've maxed out all related ...
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How to turn off PS4 controller from PC?

This question details how to turn off the PS4 controller by going into the menu on the PS4. I am using Ds4Windows so that I can use the PS4 controller to play games on my PC. However I am unsure how ...
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Can I get dunked on again?

I just beat undertale on genocide route for the first time. One of the bosses was really fun to fight. In particular, I really liked fighting the boss I'm a homicidal maniac who enjoys killing ...
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How can I AFK “click” in Minecraft post 1.13

Since Minecraft's release (and I believe since its creation), there was a bug that allowed you a to repeatedly input a command. I've seen it called the "afk bug", "F11 bug", or "alt tab bug". ...
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What are the differences between Normal edition and the GotY (Game of the Year) edition?

All that I can find is the Zomvatar (zombie avatar) maker. Are there other differences between the editions?

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