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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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How do I take screenshots and video in Desert Golfing?

While playing Desert Golfing, there is a clear need to capture more of these great moments: Some screen captures and have already appeared in the Desert Golfing program directory. This is great! ...
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Can you share custom maps in Age of Empires 1, and how?

I made a custom map and want to play it with my family. This is a 4 person map and they don't have it, can I send it to them or even sneaker-net it to their computers?
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Split/Second Graphical Glitch during Alternate Routes

I have a physical copy of Split/Second (Steam Page - for reference only, Wikipedia). For some reason, I've been encountering a glitch where the alternate route(s) appear to have been triggered, but ...
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Is there any way to increase the UI size in Anno 1404?

Trying to play on a 1440p 27 inch screen and the UI doesn’t scale by default to high res so it’s incredibly small and unplayable. Please note I don’t consider decreasing resolution to be an answer, ...
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Mismatched vertical and horizontal sensitivity

Mirage: Arcane Warfare has an increased emphasis on ranged combat over the developer's previous game Chivalry: Medieval Warfare and vertical (y-axis) sensitivity is far lower than horizontal (x-axis) ...
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Xbox Home/Guide Button & Win+G no longer working

Win+G seems to work when I'm focused on a browser or a game, but the Xbox Guide button does not trigger the Game Bar at all anymore. It was working fine until I added my Steam games to my Xbox App in ...
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Is there a keybind to close object menus?

In Lego Worlds, various tools such as the Discovery Tool can allow the user to access a grid-style menu that provide a variety of objects or other options. These menus can be accessed by pressing and ...
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Does Black Ops 2 (PC) allow local LAN multiplayer?

I want to LAN with my friends across our network in Black Ops 2 Multiplayer and Zombies. The question we would like to ask is: Does Black Ops 2 Support Local Area Play, like Rainbow Six:Vegas? or does ...
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How to check Dark Souls II global service availability?

The last few days I've received the dreaded The DARK SOULS II service is not available message almost every time I open this game. To the best of my knowledge I'm not blocked in any way, I haven't ...
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How do I change the ingame popupmenu in counterstrike 1.6?

After going to a public server my game client downloaded a fiew files and since that moment it seems that the ingame popup menu (that opens when you press "H" and contains options like changing ...
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PC - Sleeping Dogs: (Definitive Edition) Radio Fix

Hey guys I recently bought Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition on PC through Steam as it was on sale. I've played the normal edition when it was released and one of the good parts of the game was the ...
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Does resolution affect movement speed in Call of Cthulhu: Dark Corners of the Earth?

According to a review on GameFAQs the selected resolution affects character's movement speed. According to the PC Gaming Wiki the bug is fixed in the Steam version, but on the other hand the ...
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GSdx10 plugin for PCSX2 1.4.0 not showing in config menu

I downloaded the GSdx10 plugin for PCSX2 1.4.0 and placed in with the other GSdx plugins in "C:\Program Files (x86)\PCSX2 1.4.0\Plugins" folder. It is not showing in the configuration menu. How do I ...
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Where can I find my screenshots?

I took some screenshots with the in-game Photo Mode in the Forza 6 Apex beta, but I can't find them anywhere. Are the screenshots available anywhere in a readable format or are they obfuscated and ...
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Spore Problem with Missions

I can't run the "I'd like to colonize a planet" mission. And every time I leave the presence of my homeworld even if its just to my moon, it starts bugging me constantly. Can anyone help?
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Micro-Stutters In All Games After Several Minutes Of Play

So this problem started randomly about a week back, originally I thought it was only with Fallout 4 as that's all I was playing and it hadn't been occurring prior. But once I opened Counter Strike: ...
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Problems runnning Mad Max full screen

If I attempt to play Mad Max on the PC in full screen, the colours of the game, menu's etc become very bright, discoloured and generally unpleasant, to the point of it being basically unplayable. As ...
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Game Of Thrones (Telltale) PC won't pick up Xbox One controller

I plugged in my Xbox One controller via USB, started Game of Thrones, and it doesn't register that the controller is plugged in. The Controls section in Settings just shows me mouse and WASD. Other ...
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Converting a save File for GTA 5 Story from 360 to PC?

I have my 360 save on a flash drive, and have put it into Modio but I'm unsure what to do from there. I realize that the PC saves seem to have two types of files, and I've tried just making my file a ....
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Xbox One Controller triggers function weird after 2 minutes of being turned on

I'm using an Xbox One controller with my PC. The controller functions perfectly for the first 2 minutes, both RT and LT changes its values from 0 to 255 properly but after some time, the triggers ...
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Mayflash Gamecube adapter LR triggers always on

Using the latest drivers/firmware from Mayflash's website doesn't seem to change anything. This happens with every GC controller I plug in. This guide sheds some light on exactly the problem I'm ...
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How to prevent inventory crash?

As soon as I access my weapon inventory and scroll down or click on a single item, The Witcher 3 crashes to desktop. (The other inventory tabs seems not to be affected - so far.) Do you have any idea,...
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Can I reset the spaceship parts mission?

I have somehow missed one of the spaceship parts, I got as far as number 22 on a list when I noticed that it said 21/50. I remember successfully finding every single one of the first 22 parts on the ...
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PS2 Controller on Resident Evil 6

I have an USB PS2 Controller and I would like to play Resident Evil 6 using it. Actually, the controller works, however, when I need to press a button, the game tells me to press buttons "1, 2, 3, 4, ...
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How do I invert the swimming controls in GTA V on PC?

I'm playing GTA V on PC with an Xbox 360 controller. How do I invert the swimming controls so that pressing Up on the Left Stick moves up while swimming, and vice versa for going down? I only saw an ...
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How to skip intro videos in MGS5:Ground Zeroes for PC?

Is there a command line argument or something for Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes on PC (Steam) to skip the intro videos, like there are in other games? (I'm not talking about the mission intro ...
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Watch dogs Crash on loading screen

Watch dogs crashes after clicking "New Game". I have the latest drivers from Nvidia, and have tried to verify files on Uplay ( i have done everything i could find on google). Crash report: "A program ...
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Using a Generic Gamepad for Batman Arkham Asylum (or PS3 controller)

I need some help setting up my PC to play Arkham Asylum. It was the one Arkham game I have yet to play (minus Knight but I'm no time traveller :P) and I got it on PC via a Steam Sale ($5 was a bargin!)...
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How to change audio language whilst keeping English text?

How do you change the audio language of the PC version of Devil May Cry while keeping the English text? I've done this for Skyrim but I'm not sure how to do this for DmC. I know I can go into Steam ...
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I'm looking to play with the unique R/C cars only available in the demo versions — How can I do this?

Re-Volt has different demo versions which have different, unique R/C cars only available in each version (and not available in the full version). I would like to try those unique cars. Example of a ...
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Mass Effect (1) PC sound problem

First of all, before jumping here to pop a question, I've been all over the Net trying to find a solution to the problem. Apparently, loads of people were having a problem with sound in this game, ...
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Towns keeps crashing to desktop

I fell in love with the game Towns, except for one little thing: it keeps crashing for no apparent reason. There is no error message or warning, it just closes. I get my little people to build a town, ...
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In the command center in x-com enemy unknown the view is stuck. How to resolve that?

When I open the command center in enemy unknown, the view is stuck at always the same place. I cannot move the globe and generally don't see anything else than north america. This seems to be the case ...
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What interface-specific keyboard shortcuts are there?

I've noticed when in the menu, there are a few undocumented keyboard shortcuts. I've found the following so far: 1 appears to work the same as Enter 2 will compare items in the menu 3 will ...
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Vlindrel Hall house mannequin never appears

Some folks have had trouble with their mannequins disappearing once you hang armor on them. My problem's worse - for me, the mannequin never appeared in the first place! I bought Vlindrel Hall, the ...
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Assassins Creed 3 invisible coach bug

I have a very annoying bug where coach is always invisible, in cut-scenes and in general. The level of stupidity is really annoying as people literally sit in the air and horses pull them. Not only ...
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Why is Terraria having frame-rate and game-play issues?

A friend and I are trying to play Terraria, but we are having issues. Whenever we play it, our game tends to have terrible frame rate drops and the game slowing down incredibly, to the point of it ...
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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 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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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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How can I join a Halo 2 PC Xbox Live lobby of a computer on my network?

I am trying to follow some instruction I found on reddit to allow me to get the multiplayer achievements in Halo 2 on PC. I have multiple computers setup with vanilla Windows 10 and Halo 2 activated ...
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How to disable coop in Rayman Origins??

I have installed Rayman Origins in my PC and I am using a gaming controller. Everything works fine but when I hit Enter from Keyboard it gives another player (Coop) and I dont want that. Is there any ...
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Display Drivers Stopped Responding whilst playing Guild Wars 2

I have a computer that is running windows 10 with an Nvidia 660. 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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Fix or reinstall DirectX in Windows 8

Since DirectX 11 in Windows 8, there's no standalone installer I can download. I suspect there's something wrong with my DirectX install and I want to either remove it and uninstall, or apply some ...
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Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut - Micro Stuttering

The game has a lot of micro-stutters throughout gameplay, most notably when entering new areas or loading in from the menus. I have tried some registry tweaks as dictated on the Steam support forums, ...
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Rome total war running choppy on ASUS ROG GL551JW

I seem to be having a problem running Rome Total War on my ASUS ROG GL551JW. The game is choppy/glitch/laggy, no matter the video settings -- with max or min settings, the game remains choppy. This is ...
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How to install a savegame?

I have downloaded GTA V on PC, I want to install a savegame but there is nothing in profiles folder. I tried installing savegames but it didnt work. Can you help me please?
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Microphone options greyed out

The options for listening to other people is fine. I can adjust the settings on that no problem. The problem is when I try to adjust any of my microphone settings or even try to enable the microphone. ...
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Metro 2033 Extreme GPU Heat

I'm running an NVIDIA GeForce 560, with a good case with plenty of ventilation (2 front intake, 1 top exhaust, 1 back exhaust). Metro 2033 runs my card up to 75-80+ degrees Celsius. Although lowering ...