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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.

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Game asks for VC++ 2015 when I already have it

I downloaded the game Walking Simulator on Steam but when I tried to play it, it prompted to install Microsoft Visual C++ 2015 Runtime: The first time I installed it, the game didn't even start. If I ...
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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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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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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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Connection problem when trying to play Steep online

I have the game Steep which I got while a promotion made it free to install for a limited time and to keep it permanently. I have played other games online without any problems including on Steam ...
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Dota 2 workshop content keeps downloading in the background [closed]

I checked online for solutions , I unsubscribed all the workshop items, I unchecked all the dlc on the list . The issue still persists . It keeps downloading 5-20 KB files in the background and it ...
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Minecraft from an old laptop to a new one [duplicate]

How do I get Minecraft on my new pc after buying it on my old one that got fried without having to pay for it again?
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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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"Recluse Stays Home" hacking quest unbeatable

In Pascal's Village, the "Recluse Stays Home" side quest asks the player to play hacking. However for some PC players this seems impossible as time is always short by one second even for the perfect ...
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GTA V won't start up

GTA V won't load at all. It won't give an error message, won't tell me why either. I've gotten the game to load one (1) time. I haven't been able to get it to run at all. I've messaged Rockstar ...
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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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Best way to connect multiple controllers to a PC

I was considering building a LAN PC (e.g. a Mini ITX portable build) to bring around to my friends houses. I remember last time I tried to play two player Castle Crashers on Steam, we had a problem ...
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What happened to games having a multitude of servers? [closed]

It wasn’t too long ago that PC games didn’t really have a “Play Now” button- you had a roster of servers, many of them private, and you chose one based on your preferences. Overtime, you could come to ...
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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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What controls are used instead of the DS4 Touchpad in the PC version?

On the PS4 version of Detroit: Become Human, you use the Touchpad of the DualShock 4 for certain actions like painting and drawing holograms. On the PC version, you don't have the touchpad when you ...
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The camera speed is set to zero, but is still too fast. How can I lower it even more?

I have lowered the camera speed to the zero, and I still feel it too fast/sensitive. How can I lower the camera speed even more?
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Cannot find .minecraft folder [duplicate]

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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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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How do you disconnect a Xbox 360 controller from a PC [closed]

I'm trying to disconnect my Xbox 360 controller from my PC and connect it to my Xbox but I can't figure out how to disconnect it. How would I do this?
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Disabling enemy AI

I'm looking to take some pictures of the Grunts in Halo: Combat Evolved for a possible project. Of course, this isn't easy when they keep running from or shooting at you. Is there a program that will ...
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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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I have a problem with steam launching in archlinux

Every single time than I try to launch steam it throws a You are missing the following 32-bit libraries followed by a Failed to load steamui.so error. $steam-runtime Running Steam on arch rolling 64-...
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Ghost control input

I'm trying to play Splinter Cell 3 CT on Windows 7 x64. When ingame there are "ghost" control inputs not made by me that cause the character to move on its own. In one observed case it even caused a ...
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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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Can't get 2 player local on keyboard

I've been playing Overcooked 1. I attached a Bluetooth keyboard to my laptop. This means 2 players can play (using different keys but at least we're not restricted to sharing a single keyboard). In ...
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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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How do you do the Kaioken with base Goku in Hyper DBZ Mugen Champ's edition + Super Buu?

In the game "Hyper DBZ Mugen Champ's edition + Super Buu" you can make several special moves which each character, with base Goku you can do the kamehameha, the instant transmition, rapid fire, and ...
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Is there a way to see a list of every game I have ever owned on Steam?

Is there a way to see a list of every game I have ever owned on Steam? This includes games I have refunded, free games I've removed the license for, and free weekend games that I didn't end up buying. ...
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Nintendo Switch Pro Controller acts as a mouse instead of a gamepad on PC?

I have switched from playing Fortnite on my Switch to PC. I have to use my controller wired because my PC doesn't support BlueTooth. However, I've got a problem: when I use my controller, my PC ...
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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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Is there any way to prevent an Xbox Controller from opening Windows Magnifier?

I'm using an Xbox controller on PC and I find that there's some particular button combination (something + the guide button) that launches the Windows Magnifier accessibility ("ease of access") ...
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Halo MCC (PC) unable to access campaigns other than Halo Reach

I downloaded Halo MCC (Master Chief collection - PC version) from Microsoft store after redeeming my Xbox game pass ultimate. The game showed that it was included with my XGP. Under Campaigns menu, I ...
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How do I report players in Halo: The Master Chief Collection on PC?

I came across an abusive player in Halo: Reach (PC) that was calling people racist slurs. I've already muted them by opening the scoreboard Tab and selecting their name, but I couldn't find any way to ...
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Do you need an Xbox Live Gold subscription to play online with Halo Master Chief Collection on PC?

Halo: The Master Chief Collection just released on PC, and I want to know something before I buy. Does the game need an Xbox Live Gold subscription to play online on PC?
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Why does my DualShock 4 connect through micro-usb but not Bluetooth?

I’ve been using a PS4 controller to play Fallen Order through origin by plugging it in with a micro USB. It accepts the DualShock 4 natively without any sort of aftermarket help. It even has the ...
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ACA NeoGeo Sengoku from the Microsoft Store is running too fast on my Windows 10 PC

I bought ACA NeoGeo Sengoku from the Microsoft Store on PC. The game is running too fast. I have been trying things on my graphics card control panel but just made things worse. So I went back to ...
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How to use your PC as a display for your Xbox One S

My TV is broken and I still want to play on my Xbox. I tried using an HDMI cable to connect my Xbox to my PC but my PC wouldn't display anything. How do I connect my Xbox to my PC using an HDMI cable?
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Is there any reason to not limit a games framerate to your monitors refresh rate? [duplicate]

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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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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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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