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Technical problems with games, such as installing or running a game. To get helpful answers, include as much detail as possible in your question, e.g., hardware specs, error messages, and what you’ve tried so far to solve the issue. Modded Minecraft tech support is off-topic.

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League of Legends: My game is freezing out of nowhere

I am playing League of Legends with around 33 ping and great wifi, but about 6-10 times a game out of nowhere my game just freezes for about 5 seconds. I would think that this is an issue with my wifi ...
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I can't figure out how to start up Minecraft Java Edition

I downloaded Minecraft Java Edition on my Windows 11 and downloaded the launcher, but I can't open the actual Minecraft. When I open the launcher, it sends me to the "Welcome to Minecraft" ...
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Bug on Microsoft launcher

Minecraft Java launcher falsely states that internet is not available but it is and works with every other application. Brand new computer with nothing installed (Christmas Present). The error seems ...
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Roblox is lagging

I have been lagging in Roblox and it happens every time I log in. The symptoms of the lagging include: colors going haywire text blurring (even my name) and eventually Roblox crashes I have tried: ...
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Why can I not connect to my Bedrock server from outside?

I have a Bedrock dedicated server set up in my home NAS, and I can access it just fine on my local network (LAN). I've forwarded ports 19131-19133 through my router to the NAS, and I was able to get a ...
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Can't use my custom skins in Minecraft

After the PS3 edition ended, a year afterwards I got Minecraft Java edition on PC on the day the 1.17 update came out. I had custom skins I can use for my Minecraft but when I started the game it just ...
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LAN world has 2 people in 1?

So, I have a problem when I join a LAN world with my friends, and whenever I join, I have sort of (to simplify) 2 inventories, this happens to my friends too but not the host of the LAN world (there ...
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Brick Rigs Graphics Issue

So I am currently trying to run Brick Rigs on my Linux Machine using Wine and DXVK. Game runs and I can "play" but the key is I can't see anything, that means I only see one color instead of ...
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Is it possible to play with someone who lives far away on MCPE? [duplicate]

Me and my friend live far away and both of us have Minecraft PE. We've only been able to play together while connected to the same wi-fi, which doesn't happen often. I'm trying to find a solution, so ...
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Unable to install Minecraft Java Edition (0x89235172) [duplicate]

I recently got Minecraft through a code but whenever I try to install it, it says: We weren't able to install the app (0x89235172). I've tried reinstalling and restarting my laptop but it doesn't ...
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New World family sharing suddenly stopped being accessible?

Recently I logged into my Steam account, only to find that New World that was 'family shared' with me stopped being available for play. I know for a fact that no one is playing that game on the ...
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Minecraft world won't show up in game even though it is in the saves folder [duplicate]

How could I recover a world I have the file for, but won't show up in game?
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I can't join my friend's world in Minecraft

I can't join my friends. If I do, I need to wait a long time after which a screen shows Unable to connect to world. I've tried restarting my PC but still it won't work. If I go into my world it says ...
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Unable to install Minecraft Java, error code 0x80131509

As said, each time I try to install Minecraft (Java Edition) through the official newest version of the installer on my laptop, it just shows me this error code. I cannot find any information about it ...
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Xbox won't turn on after flashing

My Xbox was working properly but I had the older dashboard in my Xbox 360 E jtag. I installed the latest dashboard using Simple 360 Nand Flasher. As it reflashed, it turned the console off and now its ...
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Minecraft Can't join LAN Worlds [duplicate]

I've been having this error for about 2 years now: io.netty.channel.AbstractChannel$AnnotatedConnectionException: Connection timed out: no further information It started a long time ago when I was ...
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Mouse cursor moving out of window on Minecraft (Chrome OS)

In Minecraft Java Edition on my Chromebook Duet the mouse cursor just goes out of the Minecraft window when playing instead of centering itself. I used Pi-Apps in Ubuntu 21.04 (in Crostini) to install ...
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Backing up game data from PS4 slim with blue light of death

My PS4 (it's a PS4 slim, to be more precise) is not turning on properly anymore and it has the "blue light of death" (BLOD). Whenever I try to start it up the screen stays black and I can't ...
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Desktop Windows Manager causes severe game lag

I have a Dell Inspiron 7501 with the following specifications: OS: Windows 10 Processor: intel core i7-10750 Memory: 16 GB RAM Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 For the past few months I have been ...
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Rocket League crashing as soon as I launch it

I wanted to play Rocket League with my friends but everytime i try to launch it the game just crashes. I don't even make it to the title screen. I have all of the latest nVidia Game Ready drivers and ...
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Do Nintendo 64 motherboards fit in any revision N64 case?

I have an original launch Nintendo 64 that I took good care of over the past 25 years, but alas it now exhibits the random reset issue. I narrowed the issue down to the motherboard. Newer revision ...
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Why aren't Wii games readable, even with a different disk?

I have a Wii mini console that no longer will play our most-played games, like Mario Galaxy 1, 2, and Mario Kart. It will however still play games I never played, like Paintball. I purchased a new ...
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Far Cry 6: “Unable to start the game” on Windows 10 boot camp

Using Windows 10 bootcamp on a 2016 MacBook Pro, getting this message when trying to start Far Cry 6 on the Epic Games store: Far Cry: New Dawn and Far Cry 5 work fine. How can I find out exactly ...
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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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How do I change Minecraft Java for Linux game instance directory location?

NOTE: The system I am talking about is Linux which has different file system from Windows, meaning %APPDATA%/.minecraft is non-existent in Linux So I have installed Pop!_OS to learn linux and I have ...
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Gigabyte Gpu GTX 960 suddenly too slow for dx9 games

All of a sudden, games using direct X 9 are too slow and stutters with around 10-20 fps, while the gpu is working at 99%. The exact games used to function a week ago reaching 100+fps and without that ...
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Minecraft Launcher won't load?

See, this is a strange one. I couldn't find anywhere on the internet with a solution to the problem, they were all similar but different. When I click on the Minecraft launcher, it starts. But it ...
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Ps4 controller randomly stops working

My PS4 and controller I bought 7 months ago have been fine until yesterday. The PS4 did a system update, and after that I downloaded and installed Fallout 4 from the disk. This is when the problem ...
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Can't run SCP - Containment Breach on mac with Wine

I'm trying to run SCP - Containment Breach on mac with wine. My mac has very limited storage space, and as a result, I don't have enough space for boot camp. Basically, I had a problem where when ...
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How can I reset a Wii that has no access to settings?

I got a Wii from a church, it has no access to settings, online, or the eshop. Attempting to access any of these results in a "system files corrupted" error. I must clarify, I have ...
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My PS4 controller broke so I bought a new one and it won't connect no matter what [duplicate]

My controller broke so I bought a new one, but it isn't recognised by the PS4 at all. The PS4 won't turn on when I press the PS button, I pressed share and the PS button - nothing. It starts flashing ...
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Does GTA IV require higher specs than GTA V?

I have a 940MX GPU laptop with an i7 processor and 16 GB RAM. In this, GTA V runs fine (30 FPS) at 1024 × 768 resolution and low to medium settings. So I thought since GTA IV is 4 years older than ...
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How to fix killer instinct 2013 (windows 10, windows store) multiplayer service login error?

"multiplayer service log in error unable to log in to multiplayer service please try again " I get the above error message when trying to matchmake or search for a match online on windows 10,...
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Injustice 2 will not start on Xbox One

For some reason, Injustice 2 won't start. I bought it on a disc and tried everything to fix it and make it start, including: Reinstalling several times Restarted Xbox several times Cleared all ...
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PS4 remote all of a sudden won't connect to PC Bluetooth

I've connected both PS4 controllers to my PC. Now they will not connect. I have tried: Downloaded ds4windows program Turned Bluetooth off and on Tried getting rid of the remote files Restarted the PC ...
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PVZ1 GOTY does not start (Compatibility Issues)

I've been trying to play PVZ1's GOTY (Game of the Year) version, but I'm currently unable to do so. After opening the .exe file, the game opens, fullscreens for a few seconds and then doesn't display, ...
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What could be causing Roblox Experiences to fail to start?

I have a problem where I cannot get Roblox Player to fully launch when trying to connect to an Experience (A game). After clicking the play button, the white box with the green progress bar and the ...
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Didn’t transfer previous PS3 account’s saved data to new account before deleting it. Is there any way to get that data back?

I created a new user account, but I did not transfer the saved data to the new account before deleting the original. Due to this machine being used before I purchased it, the account was one the ...
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Unable to Join Minecraft LAN server [Java 1.17.1] [duplicate]

I've been trying to connect to my little brother's LAN world so we can play without having to start fresh. I know it's likely a firewall issue on his computer's side because he can join me without ...
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Minecraft running at 2 fps; more than sufficient hardware specification, lag-o-meter maxed out during rendering pass and sporadic memory access errors

I've been having very persistent issues on an old laptop of mine trying to get minecraft 1.12.2 to work. I have tried a lot of things and narrowed the issue down to what is almost certainly an engine /...
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How to recover "hidden" games after rebuilding my PS Vita's database?

I rebuilt my PS Vita's database from Safe Mode and most of my games were missing when it rebooted, even though they were still taking up system data according to the system's content manager. I had ...
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What does "You did not earn a trophy" on the PS3 mean?

So the other day I was playing Cars 2 on the PS3 and we got the in-game badge "Tokyo Vandal" and soon after at the top of the screen where it usually would have shown "You have earned a ...
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Why does Pokemon Ultra Sun keep crashing?

A few times this week, I was playing Pokemon Ultra Sun, because I wanted to catch the 37 legendary Pokemon. Because some legendary Pokemon are exclusive to Pokemon Ultra Moon, I had to use the GTS to ...
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My Pokemon White 2 cartridge only shows "Save data could not be accessed"

My Pokemon White 2 cartridge will not load the save data, nor can I delete it because it softlocks on: The save data could not be accessed. Please turn the power off and reinsert the game card. I ...
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Skyrim crashes when fast traveling to location which was fast traveled by riding dragon

I have two Skyrim DLCs installed, Dawnguard and Dragonborn, I'm playing on Windows 10 PC. I used a Bend Will shout to tame a dragon and fast traveled to Whiterun Stables while riding it. Everything ...
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How do I fix Minecraft 1.17.1 Zoomed in display Problem?

So recently, I have been starting to play 1.17, however each time I open it, It comes up with this kind of zoomed in partly rendering in display.I understand when you see this picture me desktop is ...
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My Minecraft Map doesn't show up on Single Player

I downloaded a Minecraft map called the Escher Dimension. It is a CTM map. It was in the saves, but it did not show up in Minecraft. It was unzipped. I went inside it to fix the level.dat file, but ...
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Minecraft server will not work even with ports open everywhere. Why is that?

My Minecraft server is crashing instantly due to failing to bind a port when I put my Public IP in tp the server.properties file, yet when I make it blank and default to my PC's IP, nobody else can ...
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Skyrim: Special Edition (vanilla) crashes on the loading screen when starting a new game

So, when I start a new game via the main menu, the game will crash to the desktop. Extra info: Models on main menu (dragon) and loading screen are both missing. The game crashes even when not using ...
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Why isn't Diep.io loading? [closed]

I have just got on to diep.io, and it is stuck on the "Connecting" screen. The tab also keeps refreshing. I see many errors on my developer tools when I press the F12 key. I am using a ...
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