Skip to main content

Questions tagged [pc]

Use this tag for questions about the PC as a gaming platform, PC platform-specific game interaction, or the tweaking of a PC configuration for gaming. Otherwise, just state that you are playing on PC in the question body without using the tag. This tag covers Linux, Windows, and macOS.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
2 votes
0 answers
176 views

Far Cry 5 & far Cry New Dawn run minimized after Launching

I installed both far cry 5 and new dawn and both installed successfully. but when I run it starts minimized and I can hear the game sound but can't maximize the screen. even if I maximize it with task ...
Ali.Rashidi's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
81 views

Do my PC specs meet the requirements to make Minecraft playable? [duplicate]

I recently bought MC java, and so far it was fun. However, my PC being a potato, it lagged a LOT. And I mean a LOT. DO you think my current specs are enough to play MC? GPU: Nvidia GEFORCE 9200 Ram: 2 ...
Eris Starmaster's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
4k views

How do I turn off sneak toggle into holding the sneak button?

How do I turn off toggle sneak, because I want to hold the sneak but it just turns on and off whenever I press it? I like bridging and with this toggle sneak, I can't speedbridge. I am using version 1....
Ba Anh Truong's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
69 views

Overwolf Minecraft forge error [closed]

I have an app called overwolf and curseforge, when i open forge and select a modpack, i click the orange play button and it says this "Launching Game" and then nothing happens
ThePaleKing's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
45 views

Crysis hardcover doesn't work?

I purchased a Crysis+CrysisWars+Crysis Warhead CD/DVD a long time ago (looking at around 10 years here) and now the key isn't working. I contacted the company and they didn't help me. What should I do?...
Final Reaper's user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
6k views

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 ...
Keith Stein's user avatar
-2 votes
1 answer
221 views

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?
FLECTCHER's user avatar
17 votes
3 answers
6k views

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 ...
Phil's user avatar
  • 179
3 votes
3 answers
11k views

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 ...
Kail Webb's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
771 views

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 ...
OrangeDog's user avatar
  • 2,914
2 votes
2 answers
210 views

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 ...
Asish's user avatar
  • 309
5 votes
2 answers
1k views

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 ...
Reshad Aiyev's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
683 views

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 ...
Philippe's user avatar
  • 111
3 votes
1 answer
287 views

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 ...
B. Cratty's user avatar
  • 135
0 votes
0 answers
164 views

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 ...
Benja's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
1 answer
37 views

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 ...
DreamTeK's user avatar
  • 101
-2 votes
1 answer
227 views

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 =)
Millard's user avatar
  • 2,273
-1 votes
2 answers
112 views

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?
Abhimanyu's user avatar
  • 119
0 votes
0 answers
53 views

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 ...
brododragon's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
234 views

Potential Skyrim (PC) Skeleton Key, Lock Picking Bug [closed]

I recently started to play Skyrim again. I had played for about an hour or so and everything was fine. Then abruptly and without warning, the game application crashed\closed on me. I don't know ...
Francis Cugler's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
2k views

Mouse delay only when moving around in Minecraft Java Edition?

Since about a month ago I've had really bad mouse delay in Minecraft. I haven't changed any settings, installed any programs, or anything else that could cause this sort of issue. The problem only ...
Jett Edson's user avatar
-2 votes
3 answers
97 views

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 ...
NiteCyper's user avatar
  • 10.2k
2 votes
0 answers
373 views

Ds4 controller, problems connecting to pc

Ok, so i have tried literally everything that other forums, other posts, and literally what my witch doctor have told me, so i have taken the messure of going to the gods of the internet myself and ...
Mike skovby's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
2k views

Why won't trainers attempt to train me?

So, I've been having this bug where in every playthrough there will be a certain class of trainer that won't train me. I seem to recall the most recent one being destruction. I can go up to the NPC ...
Himitsu_no_Yami's user avatar
4 votes
2 answers
1k views

Why don't Bound Arrows show up when I use the Bound Bow spell?

I was told in the past that when you cast the Bound Bow spell and have no arrows, the game spawns 100 Bound Arrows and equips them so you can actually use the bow. However, every time I've cast the ...
Himitsu_no_Yami's user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
38 views

No gaming controllers work on my desktop. Same controllers work on laptop

I have a custom-built desktop PC running a fresh install of Windows Home. The mobo is a little older, maybe 6 or 7 years. I also have a brand new Surface Book 2. On the latter, everything "just ...
Sidereal's user avatar
  • 121
4 votes
1 answer
134 views

Merchants are missing the Resource tab

I am playing on PC Steam. I have been saving up resources in order to buy the Golden Fast Travel pack so I can fast travel for free. A quick search shows I need to be beyond the Sacred Lands; I've ...
Neon1024's user avatar
  • 26.9k
1 vote
2 answers
2k views

Installing Steam games on external HDD... bad idea?

So I installed Steam + a few games onto a USB hard drive easily enough, and so far everything seems to work fine. But I've read mixed opinions online, many say that it is a bad idea to do such a thing....
RS86's user avatar
  • 23
-1 votes
1 answer
584 views

Use Taiko drum for random games

I bought a cool rhythm game (Taiko no Tatsujin) and I got the drum controller to go with it. While playing with it I thought it would be fun to try and use it for games obviously not made for this ...
Kody Porter's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
3k views

Why does my game in Epic Games Launcher shows Uninstall and I haven't installed it yet? [closed]

My Epic Games Launcher shows the game Killing Floor 2 with the "Uninstall" button, but I haven't installed it! Is it because I stayed lots of time to forget the download? Edit: I just logged ...
eShadow's user avatar
  • 450
2 votes
0 answers
158 views

Can anyone recognize this game? [closed]

I don't know the name of this game. I saw a replication of it recently in a video and remembered that I used to play it as a kid in an old Nokia phone and that I also saw a 3D version of it on Steam ...
Unknow0059's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
206 views

Prince of Persia for PC Windows 7 [closed]

my query is if anyone knows where I can download the original Prince of Persia for PC, that works on Windows 7. I had it, but for Windows XP. The other day I tried it on Windows 7 and it didn't work ...
Guru35's user avatar
  • 1
22 votes
1 answer
1k views

Was SSI's isometric RPG "M" ever released?

Saw this waaaay back in the day in a FASA/SSI ad booklet that came in my Mechwarrior 2 box: Transcription: What is M? THE MOST VISUALLY STUNNING, TECHNOLOGICALLY ADVANCED, INTRICATE AND COMPELLING ...
genpfault's user avatar
  • 641
0 votes
2 answers
681 views

How do I get the gym rat badge on nba2k20

Hello I have a character and with him I already won the NBA title and I thought that was how I got the badge gym rat, but what do I do?
whillian's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
169 views

How to play Sniper Elite with the better GPU on laptop

My laptop is MSI GL 62M 7RD with 2 GPUs with the better one being GeForce GTX1050. I get decent 45-60 fps for most of the modern games which have really good graphics, but when playing Sniper Elite I ...
PingQueen's user avatar
  • 351
0 votes
1 answer
601 views

No Card Drops Remaining for CSGO

Does CSGO drop random trading cards? I'm asking this because I never got any card drops and I have 90 hours playtime
Rayr's user avatar
  • 23
2 votes
1 answer
129 views

Borderlands 3 Achievements on Steam stopped rewarding after level 1

I'm currently at level 22 on Borderlands 3 on Steam and just realized that I hadn't seen any achievements pop up like normal. One of the first achievements in the list is You Got Skills which you get ...
C-Pound Guru's user avatar
-2 votes
3 answers
20k views

Epic Games - GTA 5 download speed stuck at 0

I started downloading GTA V on EPIC GAMES. After a while I was getting a constant 0 speed with minor spikes. It's been 4 days and the speed is still stagnant. What should I do ?
Adarsh Kamble's user avatar
13 votes
0 answers
2k views

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 ...
Wes Sayeed's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
169 views

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 ...
HiReZ's user avatar
  • 11
2 votes
1 answer
338 views

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 ...
Psionikal's user avatar
  • 461
5 votes
2 answers
440 views

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....
Scaramouche's user avatar
3 votes
1 answer
41 views

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 ...
GipsyD's user avatar
  • 1,000
0 votes
0 answers
568 views

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), ...
Reza MN's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
1k views

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 ...
user avatar
-3 votes
1 answer
277 views

How do I recover my minecraft account if my computer was wiped? [duplicate]

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 ...
Avery's user avatar
  • 1
1 vote
2 answers
7k views

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 ...
user598527's user avatar
  • 8,283
0 votes
1 answer
6k views

How cleanly remove a perk in Fallout 3?

I regret investing in some perks which provide skill points (can be trivial to earn and all categories can apparently be maxed), currently I only pursue active effects. Is it possible to remove perks ...
user598527's user avatar
  • 8,283
0 votes
1 answer
65k views

how can i find out what email is linked to my steam account [duplicate]

the steam guard email isn't going to any of the emails that I have and I don't know what email address it is going to
Owen McNelis's user avatar
3 votes
2 answers
947 views

Can I link my Overwatch account from one PC to another?

I know that you can't link a console account to a PC, but what about PC to PC? I just got a new computer, and I want to move my old account to my new computer, so how do I do that?
nishantc1527's user avatar

1 2
3
4 5
32