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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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 [closed]

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 ...
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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 tell if game is running in fullscreen and borderless window

If I have a particular game that is taking up my entire screen, what ways are there to figure out whether that game is running in Fullscreen or Borderless Windowed mode? The obvious solution for most ...
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Differences between Darkest Dungeon on PC vs Nintendo Switch

What are the significant differences between Darkest Dungeon's PC version and switch version? Differences considered significant: Game mechanic differences Addition/removal of game content Addition/...
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How to install Astroneer on PC after 1.0 release?

My son paid for the Alpha version of Astroneer. He had it on both Xbox and PC. When the full game came out, he tried to install the update on his PC, but it wouldn't update, so he uninstalled it. It ...
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How can I exit to desktop from in-game?

When I am in-game, the only menu option I have is to Logout, which then takes me to a loading screen, before ending up at the login screen. Then I can click to Exit the game. Is there an option ...
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What key presses are required to exit Grand Theft Auto V on PC?

I'm a totally blind player of GTA V, and up until now when quitting the game have done so by killing the executable process directly via the Task Manager - however, it appears that there is also the ...
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Is there a way to turn off the script in Defense Grid: The Awakening?

I am researching this game and may buy it. One thing concerns me: the language. I know my younger sister would want to play this, but again, the language is a concern. Is there any way to silence or ...
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Steam won't download - thinks I have less free space than I do

When downloading Rainbow Six: Siege on Steam, it gives me the error "Not enough disk space..." I tried reinstalling again, but when it reaches 90%, it shows me that error message again, even though I ...
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Magic: The Gathering Arena - How to switch basic land art?

Right now when you filter for lands to put in your deck you're presented with just the Rivals of Ixalan (RIX) lands. Is there any way to use land arts from other sets?
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Overwatch Mercy Damage

I'm curious to know if Mercy does more/faster healing if you aim at the teammate you are currently trying to heal? Just how Winston does AOE damage but you still have to aim to do full damage. Does ...
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How to kick special or coloured names in Xonotic

I have looked on the FAQ and saw about the "status" command, it is very unclear. I spent an hour trying to find this out and this is my last resort. Has anyone got a clue to kick coloured / special ...
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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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Controller only connects to PC as an audio device

My Dualshock 4 used to work perfectly fine and had been until yesterday. I would plug it into my PC and play, no problem. But now my PC only recognizes the controller as an audio device and not a game ...
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Connecting PS4 controller to PC with bluetooth while charging

I play rocket league with a ps4 controller on PC and I would like to always use Bluetooth. When my controller battery is low, I would like to plug it into the computer to charge it. When I do that, ...
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How to identify which component to upgrade [closed]

I am thinking about upgrading my old desktop pc. The basic specification is: Core 2 duo 3GB RAM 1GB dedicated graphics (not sure of the model) HDD My monitor is an old LCD (that doesnt support HDMI)....
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Checking Time Played - Sea of Thieves

I've searched the internet for months and haven't been able to find any way to view my Total Hours invested into the game. I'm aware there is a way on XBox but I play on PC so that doesn't concern me....
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Can my PC run ARMA 3? [duplicate]

Is this a good gaming PC? Would it be able to run ARMA 3? Intel DG41TY motherboard Intel dual core cpu E5200 2.5ghz Gigabyte X600 pro graphic cards GPU Kingston 2G ram(2x1G) WD 80G HDD x2 Antec ...
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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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XBOX360 controller for PC left stick analog goes up

I have bought one "XBOX360 controller for windows" (wired) to try playing Geometry Dash with a controller for a change, and have used it for a load of other games (MUGEN, PSX emulator games, some ...
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How can I run CS:GO in 4:3 aspect ratio? [duplicate]

Id prefer to play CS:GO in 4:3, with black bars down the sides. I have an Intel Graphics card. I tried to set my graphics back to "maintain aspect ratio" but it doesnt work. I use 4:3 800x600 in ...
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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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Where does Destiny 2 save screenshots?

In the Destiny 2 update 2.1.0, released in Season 5, a screenshot key has been added. PC Controls Added new "Take Screenshot" keybind (defaults to the "Print Screen" key) However the patch ...
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Can I permanently remove a game from steam without uninstalling the game, and then buy the game again without having to install it?

I'm looking to buy Rainbow Six Siege Standard edition so I can upgrade from the depressing starter edition. In order to do this, I need to permanently remove Rainbow Six Siege from my account and then ...
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Minecraft 1.13.2 keeps crashing when I hit play [duplicate]

Everytime I hit play on the launcher it tries to open then crashes. using windows 7 professional 32 bit have uninstalled Java and reinstalled have uninstalled minecraft and reinstalled. Here is the ...
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Xbox 360 Controller - Left Thumbstick moves by itself going down and up all the time

I have a problem with my Xbox 360 Controller for PC, and since I cannot seem to find how to fix this, I decided to do a post myself. This is how my controller looks on the configuration, as you can ...
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Can I activate a product key in UPlay for a game that I've already bought on Steam?

I have bought a Ubisoft game on Steam, and bought its season pass product key on a retail website, which happens to be for UPlay. It seems that I have wasted my money. That, I accept. Now, I want to ...
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Ark Running Poorly

I just bought ark yesterday, and yes, I know I'm a bit behind the times, and I opened it up, and it was running smooth. I don't have the beefiest PC, but it's an Alienware Aurora with an I7 core, so ...
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Information about a Game Gallery box by a company called Swing! Entertainment [closed]

Today I got this sealed box of games from flee market. Does anyone know anything about this company or the value of this box? The company is called Swing! Entertainment, the box is from 1998.
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PS4 Controller paired over bluetooth “Connected” but not working

I'm attempting to connect my PS4 controller to a laptop over the built-in bluetooth. I pair by either holding the ps button and options (which my laptop autodetects and pairs) or holding the ps button ...
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How do I turn on the Gamepad's IR without turning on the Wii U itself?

I use it to play PC games with a Wiimote, but my main concern is with power usage. I don't like the idea of having both my PC and Wii U taking up electricity.
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Controls on keyboard and mouse are messed up

I recently started playing Danganronpa V3 - Killing Harmony on PC. First thing I noticed is that when you play on the keyboard/mouse, it's not very responsive, already gave up on it after googling ...
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Fallout 4 - How do I change modes when manipulating objects?

I am one of those guys that has built my settlers a mansion with a fully-stocked kitchen, games room, and hospital bay. The problem is, stacking shelves and aligning objects is huge pain. Sometimes I'...
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Why did Twin Saga appear slightly off screen?

I installed Twin Saga from their website yesterday. It downloaded and installed fine. I ran it and changed the graphics settings to windowed mode. this makes the game appear in a borderless window, ...
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How do you play a PC DVD game on Mac?

I have got Civilization V Gold edition as a PC DVD ROM. I was wondering how I could play this on Mac? Does anyone know how to do this?
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My Minecraft Won't let me break blocks in Survival

This is a highly talked about question, so I would like answers from people who know how to fix this or people who at least think they know what to do. So I enter a brand new game of survival ...
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Fallout 3 Crashes when trying to exit Vault 101?

So I decided to start playing Fallout 3, in the build up to Fallout 76 releasing sometime later this year(hopefully). along with the other Fallout Games. I loaded Fallout 3 and played through the ...
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Game resolution problem [closed]

Whenever i play some games in my laptop, I am unable to change the resolution of the game. It's fixed to 1920 x 1080. I tried to change it manually by editing the game config file but it doesn't work. ...

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