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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Which online games don't require servers and allow players using PC and Mac simultaneously? [on hold]

My family members and I live in different states and would love to play video games against each other. In the past, we played Command & Conquer Generals and vaguely remember that we could ...
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Getting huge CPU spikes. Causing crashes on win10. Help please! [on hold]

At first I thought I had a GPU problem and my screen kept turning black and coming back on. This lasted between 3-10seconds. I have tried multiple gpus and the problem persisted. Upon trying some ...
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Is there any reason to not limit a games framerate to your monitors refresh rate?

The title mostly speaks for itself: For example on a 60Hz monitor, do I get any benefit from >60FPS? I am aware of this question, which asks for the exact opposite, and the accepted answer states ...
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Playing Mobile games on PC, is it a crime? [on hold]

It's my first question here, and if this question is not allowed, feel free to delete. I would like to know if playing Shooting games intended for Mobile to be played on PC (via Android Emulator, or ...
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How do I call my horse using keyboard and mouse?

In the first chapter, in the hunt deers mission, the game shows how to call your horse so you don't have to walk up to it. I forgot the control for that command using keyboard and mouse. Searching ...
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Is there such a thing as a software, paid or not, which allows me to easily photo-realistically recreate a limited real-life Western location? [migrated]

Ever since I was a child in the 1990s, I have dreamt of digitally recreating my unique childhood block and its nearby residential areas as some kind of computer "game" (simulation), for the purpose of ...
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Can't execute RDR 2 from desktop shortcut

I can't execute Red Dead Redemption 2 from it's desktop shortcut. When I try, it pops an error message saying that it must be started from Rockstar launcher. Is there a fix? If not, why is there an ...
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Is there a way to continue the current game immediately after launching?

Many games, especially older ones, had a command line to automatically load the last saved game. I know that Kingdom Come is moddable and has a console, so I was wondering if there's one way or ...
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Change menu language in Red Dead Redemption 2

How can I set my menu language to english? I don't see any option ingame for changing the language. The language of the Rockstar launcher is already set to English. Adding the launcher argument '-...
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Software to use PS3 controller on PC

So, i used to have motioninjoy to simulate my ps3 controller on my PC.(Yes, that girl on tik tok with the overwatch song wasn't wrong, so she'll be able to play it) I had a old version, that worked ...
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In-game screenshot key on PC?

Is there an in-game way to take screenshots? Or do we have to use external tools? I don't see anything in the options regarding screenshots. Considering games released on the Steam platform typically ...
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F710 lost my nano reciever, can I connect to Logitech unifying receiver? [duplicate]

Hi my problem is exactly as the title says, I'm planning to buy a Logitech unifying receiver so I could use my Logitech F710-Gamepad again. But to play it safe, I need to know first if it would really ...
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Is possible to use a 3rd Party Controller or Mouse + Keyboard on the Windows PS4 Remote Play App?

I recently found out about the official PS4 Remote Play application for Windows. Sadly, I don't have a separate DualShock 4 to use by another player from the Windows PC so I was thinking: Is Possible ...
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How to turn off this graphic effect on The Outer Worlds?

The image looks disgusting, although the maximum graphics settings are set. Everything looks too soapy and blurry. It's like I'm looking through some very dirty glass.
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How to quick switch between Jack the drone's support abilities in Gears 5?

A tooltip popped up but I couldn't read it in time. Going through the game menus doesn't show any control for the same? All the websites online talk about controllers - I want the mouse/kb button for ...
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How to install the voice component on F1 2018

When I first started playing F1 2018 (Steam - PC) I did not like the idea of having the voice command software installed (or see the need for it), so when the game was installing I skipped the ...
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Transferring games [duplicate]

I have built a PC back a couple of years ago which requires a wired Ethernet cable (didn’t come with a wireless NIC). I have purchased a game through Steam when I was with my dad in Florida and I have ...
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How do I copy an installed steam game on my PC to an external hard drive?

I have installed a game using Steam and it is already on my PC. How do I copy the game into an external hard drive?
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The colors in Resident Evil 7 are *completely* off

It almost looks like that I'm running the game without textures (you can enlarge the images): I'm running the game at the highest settings (with some exceptions such as the unwanted chromatic ...
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How can I hookup 24 Xbox One controllers on my PC? What is the limit?

Once a month, I host a LAN where we play various titles, but our 2 hour "warmup" with snacks and social interaction is spent on a desktop playing >= 8 player games. I've had great luck with Regular ...
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Can I play Animal Jam - Play Wild! on Steam without downloading?

I am wanting to play Animal Jam - Play Wild! on my PC. Is it possible to play without downloading?
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How to fully disable anti-aliasing in Gears of War 4 on PC?

Video settings only allow to set it to Low. Are there any config files that I can edit to fully disable anti-aliasing? Since it's Unreal Engine I assume there should be.
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Minecraft on pc/xbox [duplicate]

So I play all my games with a pc, I do everything technology related on a pc. I don't use an xbox. I want to play games and stuff with my friends, who do use xbox, and thats mainly Minecraft. So I ...
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Invert gamepad button to avoid RSI

The driving game Slipstream requires nearly uninterrupted pressing of my Logitech Dual Action gamepad's "gas pedal" button for minutes at a time. My physical therapist agrees that my immersion in the ...
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Dead pool fatality doesn't work in Mortal Kombat 2

I am running good old Mortal Kombat 2 under DosBox :) I have trouble executing the Dead Pool fatality: hold LK+LP then uppercut (D+HP) The fatality doesn't execute. When I try the sequence ...
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How can I clear the login information of GTA V?

As with any other game game that requires you to log into an account, Grand Theft Auto V uses the Rockstar Games Social Club to authenticate and validate your PC game copy (even the Steam version). ...
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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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RT and LT buttons no longer work on Dark Souls 3

I'm using an XBOX ONE controller that works perfectly with any other game. When playing DS 3, everything works exept for the RT and LT buttons. I can do everything in DS 3 exept strong attacks and ...
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Whenever I transform into a vampire lord and back I turn invisible and have multiple sets of gear equipped

Whenever I transform into a vampire lord and back my character turns invisible except for gear and she has multiple pieces of gear in each spot. If the specifics matter I was wearing nightingale boots ...
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How do I transfer my Xbox One Terraria worlds to PC using a USB stick?

I am trying to download a map for terraria from my Xbox One to my PC and I'm having trouble figuring it out. How do I transfer my stuff from Xbox to PC?
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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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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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How to get past the locked gate

HP3 problems with locked gate. At the beginning when I have to go with Neville outside, before the main entrance, there is locked gate. So we stay in the castle with Neville. What can I do?
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Can the whole prologue be skipped with other method than using saves?

Every time I restarted the game, I had to go through the whole "walking cinematic" with Dr. Reed, where the game doesn't prompt any means to skip it. The reason why I'm asking about not using a save ...
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I cannot log into the Minecraft launcher [duplicate]

I can't log into the Minecraft launcher, because it tells me that the username or passowrd is incorrect. I have tried resetting my password and have even given the account to my freidn and he was able ...
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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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Truck not selecting gears at all in ETS2 after update?

As the title suggests... Euro Truck Simulator 2 required an update on Steam a short while back, which I downloaded with no issues. After launching the game, and 'climbing' into my truck to get back ...
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New Oculus Rift S installed on Windows 10 and now machine keeps crashing

Has anyone else experienced an issue with the Oculus Rift causing their PC to crash with the DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION stop code error (BSOD)? If so and you are experiencing the same issues that I am (...
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Cannot join friends, windows-key+g does nothing

When a friend invites me to a game, I get a popup on the side of the screen saying "Press ⊞ Win + g to join". However, pressing that does nothing. I tried reinstalling the "XBox Game Bar" app from ...
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Can players on Steam OS play with people on PCs?

I want to play PlanetSide 2 with my brother, but he only plays Consoles, so I'm thinking of getting him a Steam Box. Will my plan work? ETA: PlanetSide 2 is a free game, so anybody out there with a ...
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Custom map won't show in-game

I have been trying to download a Minecraft map, but it won't show in the game. I have exported it, and it is in the My Saves folder, but I just can't find it in game. I'm in the version the map asked ...
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GTA 5 is not using my external gpu. Is there anyway to fix it? [closed]

I already tried to add the game from nvida control panel. Tried to add commandline.txt method. i have asus laptop gtx 1050ti and i5 7300hq.
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On the Overwatch Network Graph, what does each value means?

On the PC version of Overwatch, if you press CTRL + SHIFT + N you will open the Network Graph. In there, you will see some obvious values like the server that you are playing in (in this case, sae1 ...
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How do I change the active goal for Bioshock Remastered (PC)?

I'm playing Bioshock Remastered for PC (via Steam). I'm in Acadia and I've just been given the 'Invent the Lazarus Vector' quest. This quest has two parts, and it helpfully flashed up a tutorial ...
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ioquake 3 no enemies appear whatsoever

I recently installed ioquake3 on a fresh install of CentOS 7 (64-bit) with all the *.pk3 files from the original game CD-ROM properly installed. The game starts fine but no enemies appear in any of ...
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Fallout 4 VR's graphical nightmare just won't be fixed

Fallout 4 VR's graphical errors are astonishing. Here's a link to a youtube video showing my issue Machine specs: Intel i7 8700 32 GB RAM Nvidia RTX2070 GPU Windows 10 Pro 1803 HTC Vive Things I'...
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Removed resource pack from options because it doesn't seem to exist anymore

I have a couple of resource packs enabled for Minecraft. 2 of them are my own custom creations. The last one is "Programmer Art" that came with 1.14. For some reason, one of my resource packs always ...
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Unable to load saved career in Ashes Cricket 2017-18 PC

One day as usual I loaded my last saved career, but it gave a message saying it could not load. After that the only option I have is to I can only create a new career, and I cannot load my previous ...
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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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PC joystick doesn't work for Sekiro

I have Sekiro Shadows Die Twice on my PC. OS is windows 8.1. In game's setting there are 2 sections -- one for keyboard key binding and the other for joystick key binding. I attached my joystick and ...