Questions tagged [technical-issues]

Technical support is for questions regarding help with technical problems such as installing or running a game. It is important to note system settings with these sort of questions. Modded Minecraft technical support is off-topic.

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How do I make mods functional for RE 2 Remake?

Recently, I had created an account for nexus and set up vortex. I wanted to insert a mod where the camera is in first person in Resident Evil 2 Remake. However, once set up, the mod is not working. ...
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How to remove "dissolution chamber: 100%" from HUD?

I'm playing the All The Mods 6 modpack, version 1.6.14. It contains Industrial Foregoing. When I built a Dissolution Chamber from Industial Foregoing, some text appeared on the right side of my HUD ...
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Minecraft launcher not working (Windows 10 old launcher) [closed]

So imagine this situation: You're in a discord call, and you and your friends are hopping on Minecraft. Your computer is pretty old though, and it takes a while to boot up. When it finally does, you ...
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Why in some browsers these buttons ( Accept all cookies - Customize settings - review your question) do not work? [migrated]

In some browsers these buttons do not work. Your privacy By clicking “Accept all cookies”, you agree Stack Exchange can store cookies on your device and disclose information in accordance with our ...
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Two Point Hospital crashes during loading screen and crashes Steam as well

I installed the game yesterday. When I decided to launch the game all went well until it arrived at the loading screen. After it showed the Sega logo, it stayed there for 20 seconds, and after that it ...
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How can I safely set up port forwarding to play Nintendo Switch games online?

Nintendo's official guidance for setting up Port Forwarding for Nintendo Switch Online play is... extremely bad. They suggest forwarding all ports in an extremely irresponsible and insecure manner. ...
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Switch won't recognize my wired Horipad+, but my PC does

My Switch doesn't recognize my wired Horipad+; when I plug it into my Switch dock, the console does not recognize the controller and its status LEDs do not light up. However, the controller works fine ...
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Gamesharing problems on PS4

I've been overwhelmed with the unforeseen "hic-up" in my plan as I was trying to GameShare/swap, also I should add that I am ignorant to game swapping because I had a hard time looking up an up-to-...
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Fortnite stuck before showing intro video

After updating to v17 today I'm having some problems. I can start the game, but after selecting "Battle Royale" the screen goes black with a spinner that just keep spinning. If I move the ...
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Cannot play games with NVIDIA RTX 2070 Super + Intel Xeon Silver

For professional purposes, I work on a computer with the following specifications: Graphics card NVIDIA RTX 2070 SUPER (8 GB), Processor (x 2) Intel Xeon Silver 2.40 GHz, and 128 GB RAM I tried to ...
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Not connecting to server

My son is having problems playing Terraria on Android. It says it cannot connect to server and says install error but it was playing fine last week. It was running fine on our other tablet and all ...
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How can I use a PS4 controller for a PS3?

A friend gave me his old PS3 with a broken hard drive, I changed it and when tried to install the firmware, I realize I don't own or could borrow a PS3 controller. Since PS4 controllers won't work via ...
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Xbox 360 dosen't recognise discs

I have an old white Xbox 360 and it has stopped recognizing discs. Example: if I insert a disc in the Xbox it starts spinning the disc but after a couple of seconds, it stops and it says that I have ...
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Call of Duty Warzone PC - Regular Screen Freeze and Full PC Crash

I have returned to Call of Duty Warzone recently and have been experiencing some freezes mid-game. They happen regularly, but also in very inconsistent ways. It can happen every couple of minutes, and ...
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My PS3 Slim won't connect to any controller wirelessly!

So, I don't know if my problem is unique, but I need an answer to it. My PS3 Slim is not connecting to any of my DualShock 3 controllers wirelessly. And, no, they are not out of battery. I can use ...
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CiV crashes on a newer, high-end system

When running CiV on a newer high-end computer, it will sometimes crash. The usual message is a segmentation fault or similar problem. Crashes happen seemingly randomly, though usually between ...
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How do I change the resolution of Men of War?

I am trying to manually set the resolution of the game Men of War to 1280x1024 to play a mod. I have tried to use the nircmd to change the resolution but some error message pops up and then the game ...
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CS 1.6 error with sxe Injected

i am unable to play cs 1.6 with sxeInjected 11. Upon launching game it creates log file in cs installation folder with name sXe Injected.txt containing following text 2010/09/03 18:27:15 - 2010/09/...
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Counter Strike 1.6 crashes when patching with UCP

I've installed Counter Strike 1.6 and when I open it; it works just fine. However when I attempt to patch it with UCP it shows this: Problem signature: Problem Event Name: APPCRASH Application ...
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Why does Hades on Linux fail to launch both before and after hardware changes?

My wife has an eight year old computer we're building a replacement for. Recently, Hades started to a black screen with a cursor; and Cat Quest 2 claimed no graphics card was installed. I replaced the ...
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New PS3 controller won't sync with PS3

I bought a new six-axis controller for my best friend, and I did a custom paint job on it. I had to take it apart, but after I put everything back together (right), it just blinks the red lights when ...
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How to diagnose the "Awaiting Session Start" bug in Tarkov?

As evidenced by many forum posts over the years, in Tarkov there is a bug (or multiple bugs with the same effect) leading to a player regularly not spawning. The game fails to provide any meaningful ...
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How do I reconnect my PS4 controller? [duplicate]

I connected my PS4 Dualshock controller to my Mac via bluetooth, now however I can't reconnect it back to my PS4, even when my Mac's bluetooth is off and the controller is connected to the PS4 via USB....
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Switch pro controller not detected by bluetooth on windows 11

I have a switch pro controller. This controller works fine on my PC (windows 11) in wired mode. However, when I try to put the controller in pairing mode and connect the controller to my PC via ...
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How to change Wii language in certain channels?

So I just got a Wii because I wanted to play some old games, but if I open a channel, let’s say the Mii channel, it’s in Japanese and I am not able to change it, no matter what I do. The system ...
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Program-controlled keyboard & mouse inputs don't work with Mass Effect 1

I use a program called DS2Key which allows me to control my computer with my Nintendo DS Lite. I typically use this setup to play GameCube games with Dolphin (my 'cube has long since died), but I'm ...
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Original CD not recognized for old game

The game in question is SpellForce, which is a few years old, but this might apply to any PC game. I want to play that game on a rather clean Win-XP laptop (no emulation software or other stuff that ...
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Cannot launch a game because of missing OpenAL32.dll library

I'm trying to launch a Steam game on my computer (it's Stealth Inc 2: A Game of Clones, but I believe the issue is much more common). Every time I launch I get a message that says: You cannot launch ...
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Japanese text in Windows game won't display correctly

I tried to play Action Mogura, a Japanese freeware game, on Windows 10. The game itself runs fine, but the Japanese text in the game is mangled, i.e. seemingly random characters are displayed. I've ...
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Recording via Xbox Game bar is not working on my computer

I am trying to record from the Xbox Game bar on my PC. I was recording, and it worked fine for a while, but recording became unavailable while I was currently recording, so I do not know where the ...
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How to fix track not rendering in Star Wars Episode I Racer?

I installed a CD-ROM of Star Wars Episode I: Racer, for PC, on a computer running Windows XP. Though the graphics cards, Intel GMA 4500MHD, aren't really new, they should be sufficient, in fact, it ...
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Why does Minecraft get stuck when javaw.exe reaches 757.356kb of memory use?

Why does Minecraft get stuck when javaw.exe reaches 757.356kb of memory use. Can I remove this limit or is there anything else I can do to solve the problem?
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How to fix Minecraft lag & improve performance on latest OSX 10.14.1 [duplicate]

I'm on the newest Macbook Pro using Mohjave, 10.14.1. And I have Optifine installed with all video settings set to either off, or fast and stuff moving around is super laggy and jerky. It's not the ...
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How to resolve Warzone crashing on Xbox?

My Warzone crashes just when I am about to join a game. I have heard this happening with other people too, specifically after the season 2 update and on Xbox, I am on a Xbox Series S. And this only ...
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Steam takes forever to load, a week downloading a game, and keeps pausing

I have done everything and nothing works. It takes Steam forever to start up with updating and verifying. When it does come up, it takes a week to install a game, and keeps pausing. I have run a speed ...
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My mouse doesn't show up when I play games!

When I play any kind of computer game my mouse doesn't show up. I can still click on things, I just have to spend forever searching the whole screen because I can't see it. This is a recent problem, ...
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How can I play on two Xbox 360s with wireless controllers simultaneously?

We have 2 Xbox 360 consoles in our house. Neither are connected live. For some reason my son and my husband cannot play at the same time. They have wireless controllers and when the controllers seem ...
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What happened to my game data?

In 2014, I bought Far Cry: The Wild Expedition (Whole collection from Classic to Blood Dragon) from a local video game store. I opened the box to find Far Cry 2&3 on disc while the other 2 were ...
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The Hunter: Won't Launch

I have Windows 8 Operating system. First of all, I have already downloaded the game from Steam but it kept crashing at Launch so my friend recommended to redownload it from the Hunter website. And so ...
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Can I play FIFA 21 on two different devices with the same account?

I move between my mom's house and my dad's house. I have a PS4 and pS plus at both houses. I’d like to be able to play my FIFA 21 at both houses. I don’t want to have to have two different accounts. ...
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Downloading assets for pirate seas on pvz2

How do I download assets for the pirate seas level?. It always says to clear space on device, minimum of 510mb needed. My device has 522mb and its still not allowing me tp download the assets.
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Need help editing the .DAT files in NexusTK's folder

It's the very first MMO, and so most of it's files are in .dat format. This means I will have to locate the original programs responsible for creating those files. I've searched across the Internet, ...
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What specs of power supply are needed for a Terminator 2 console?

I recently dug up my decades old Terminator 2 video console (aka Ending-Man BS-500 AS), and, because of nostalgia, I wanted to play some Mario on it. Unfortunately, I'm missing the power supply cable ...
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Help with running Siege Of Avalon

I'm trying to play Siege of Avalon. I have Windows XP. I have tried the program compatibility wizard with no luck. I tried running it in Windows 98 with and without 256 color and the same for ...
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What plug-in does AirMech require?

I recently downloaded AirMech, but when I try to run it, Iron(Chrome) says, "No plug-in available to display this content." What plug-in do I need? I can confirm that I'm able to view other things ...
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PS3 Hard drive corrupted file system. Stuck in safe mode "preparing" message

Netflix caused the PS3 (slim, latest firmware) to hang during playback. It wouldn't turn off so I had to cut power. As expected when it started again I had the file system corrupted message but this ...
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Dell M14x Alienware cannot play 1999 Street war

I've installed the old school 'Street Wars/Mob Rule' game to my laptop. When I run the game, suddenly I can only hear the sound but no display. When I click Alt+Tab button to change a window, the game ...
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Getting random FPS drop on almost every game, not a throttling issue

Since some time (1 month I think) I had this problem, some games were going as low as 20-30 FPS for some second and then returning to the standard 60-80FPS I'm used to getting. However this suddenly ...
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Error while playing Unreal Tournament 2003

I get the following error while playing Unreal Tournament 2003 on my tablet : UT2003 Build UT2003_Build_[2002-09-19_17.26] OS: Windows NT 6.1 (Build: 7600) CPU: AuthenticAMD Unknown processor @ 1898 ...
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Unexplained frame rate decay

When I open the game (or any game on my PC) it will go to a high FPS (like 60+) but then i can watch the frame rate tick down slowly until it hovers around 10-13 FPS. It does this to EVERY game. but ...

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