Questions tagged [windows-10]

Windows 10 is Microsoft's latest Windows operating system released on 29th July 2015. Please only use this tag if your question is specific to this version of Windows.

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If I have Minecraft on mobile can I have the windows 10 edition for free?

Context I have MCPE on mobile and mostly play it on controller. After playing other PC games (like krunker) I thought to start playing on my laptop (main reason is that I am getting a new beefy PC) P....
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Steam Games Not Launching (I’ve Tried Everything!)

I have had my Dell XPS 8900 for several years, during which I was able to play all of my Steam games just fine. Recently, I have found that nearly all of my Steam games crash/fail to launch, and the “...
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Override the PlayStation 4 DualShock Controllers in Windows 10

I'm using a PlayStation 4 DualShock controller on Windows 10. I want to change the controller behaviours for the operating system as a whole. I want the "O" button to be "pressed" ...
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Go West! A Lucky Luke Adventure : crash at startup

I found out this old game in the attic. I tried to run it on Windows 10, but it crashed at startup. What could be the problem ? This is what I've tried: Installed DirectPlay Run as administrator Test ...
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Minecraft: Mac -> Windows won't connect; Windows -> Mac will. Why? [duplicate]

Any time I try to log in to an open lan world I am now unable to. It was very hit and miss in 1.16 and all the 1.17 snapshots simply do not allow multiplayer between Windows and Mac. I can see the lan ...
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Gameranger giving “There was no response after contacting the GameRanger server” on Windows 10 Ameliorated

I used to have a Windows 7 install and Gameranger worked just fine; I recently installed Windows 10 Ameliorated and now Gameranger tells me: There was no response after contacting the GameRanger ...
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How can one play War Thunder without STEAM?

I've installed War Thunder using STEAM, but I'm running into issues with the Steam platform and wish to continue playing the same installation of War Thunder anyway. I'm on a Windows 10 machine. I ...
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Lag on old PC games until a gamepad is connected

Some older Windows XP games are running very slow on my Windows 10 PC. However, if a gamepad is connected before the game boots, it runs at full speed. It doesn't matter whether the game even uses ...
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Is there any way to play Unity games that were released as only a .exe have not been updated to include a UnityPlayer.dll in the download?

I don't know if this is the right place for this question, though if it isn't, I'd kindly ask you to redirect me to where I can ask it. I need to play an obscure small-scale indie game called Offbeat ...
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Why can't my Dad join my world on Windows from his Mac? [duplicate]

Me and my dad enjoy playing Minecraft together, but he can't join my LAN world for some reason. But, I can still join his without issues. I've tried turning my firewall off, but it didn't work. What ...
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Kelp+XP farm broken in Minecraft Bedrock

I built a kelp farm (bedrock 1.16.210) like the one described in this video It was working fine and it suddenly broke. For some reason, when the piston that breaks the ...
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Is it legal to buy cheap keys from Argentina for use in other regions?

I was searching for sites where I can buy Minecraft for the cheapest when I came across this site with things called 'vpn activated keys'. They were a lot cheaper than the regular keys. The thing was ...
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Minecraft FPS at Windows and Linux [closed]

At my pc (intel core i3-10100, GTX1660 SUPER 6GB) Minecraft runs at max graphics with 100+ fps. But At Linux(Mint)(in virtual box), it runs at ~20-30 fps, why so slow? P.S. Minecraft versions is 16.0+
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PS4 controller only working wired in games on WIN10

I've been using my PS4 controller wired on Windows 10, but it's not too comfortable. I tried on several occasions to get it running wireless but to no avail. I have successfully connected it to my PC ...
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nVidia Shadowplay recording not working with 10bpc colordepth

I am using Shadowplay and have an Odyssey G7 (32"). When I put the color-depth to 10 bpc (from 8 bpc) in the nvidia control panel everything works normal except when I activate one of the two ...
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Faulty exiting game after a lengthy G.P.F. error report

I have recently obtained Borderlands 1: GOTY Enhanced 2019 version. When I start the game after about 30 seconds a long General Protection Fault Error report appears on screen which accepting it, ...
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Touhou 6 random lag spikes

Every 10 seconds or so, the game freezes for about 0.2-0.5 seconds while reporting to run on constant 62.50 FPS. I'm running Win10, here's what I've tried: "OBS-fix", setting the graphics ...
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My Minecraft account is taking forever to sign in

Whenever I press the sign-in option, it takes forever to load. I left it for 3 hours once and it still won't sign in. It's just stuck on the loading screen. I already tried uninstalling it, and I don'...
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How do I track how much time I spend playing games on Windows?

I'm aware that various platforms, like Steam, keep track of how much gametime you accumulate. The problem is for those of us who use half a dozen game store platforms, or even standalone games, there ...
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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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Want to transfer a Minecraft profile to another Microsoft account

I bought Minecraft for my son a few months ago, using my Microsoft account to set it up. He has since established a profile and has built a lot of stuff, which he understandably wants to hang onto. ...
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How can I get Kega Fusion full screen mode working on Windows 10?

The Kega Fusion emulator full screen mode doesn't work on Windows 10. When full screen mode is started around the half of the screen is in black and the game image is not centered. This is what I get: ...
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Migration help for player character and their family Minecraft Comes Alive

I have a Dell Latitude D630 running Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit, which I will soon upgrade in various ways so I can run a few classic virtual machines. I also have an Acer Nitro that had been ...
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Ethernet Adapter disconnects after large amount of data passes through to an outside network

edit: so after an egregious amount of testing, I may significantly narrowed down what the problem might be. So basically, my going theory at the moment is when a large amount of data passes through ...
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Can I toggle Alt + Tab's functionality?

I've been wondering if there is such thing as an Alt + Tab toggle for when one is playing a game. So here's the concept I'm after: A toggle like F9 to disable and enable Alt + Tab so one doesn't ...
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Barbie Pet Rescue PC game Windows 10 problem

I downloaded Barbie Pet Rescue on Windows 10 and I completed the setup and I also run this program in compatibility mode for which I picked Windows 95. I also picked: Reduce color mode: 16-bit (65536)...
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“We tried to sign in to your microsoft account, but something went wrong” in Minecraft for Windows 10

In minecraft v1.16.201 when I try to log in to my Microsoft Account I keep getting this message: "We tried to sign in to your microsoft account, but something went wrong" My os is Windows 10 ...
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Possible to find block type?

In Minecraft for Windows 10, is it possible to identify what type of block is currently behind the crosshair?
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Is it possible to play minecraft with a single account on different platform (mac, windows and Linux)

Is it possible to play minecraft with a single account on different platforms (mac, windows and Linux) without purchasing again on each platform. If yes, is the game progress synced if I switch ...
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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 ...
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How can I keep playing online-only Flash games after the Flash shutdown in 2020?

My stepfather currently plays FarmVille 2 on Facebook, which uses Flash (also, he uses a Windows 10 machine, if it makes any difference). As we all know, web browsers will stop offering Flash after ...
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Minecraft won’t leave full screen in Windows 10

When we click on Minecraft launcher in menu bar it goes immediately to full screen and mouse has no cursor on the screen so the only option is via keyboard ‘ctrl alt delete’ sign out of computer. We ...
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How can I change normal Windows key bindings that use the Win key?

On Windows 10, by default, Win + G opens the Xbox Game Bar. How do I switch it so that instead, it opens the Xbox App?
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Cuphead single keyboard local co-op with UCR

I usually play the cuphead local co-op with keyboard and xbox controller but I dont have the controller with me now. So it got me wondering if i could play co-op mode with a single keyboard. I looked ...
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Free way to auto-sync Minecraft Bedrock Edition worlds between multiple Android and/or Windows 10 devices?

Is there a free (of monetary cost), automatic way to synchronize saved worlds between multiple Android and/or Windows 10 devices? Using Minecraft Realms isn't free, and exporting worlds to cloud ...
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Can you play Minecraft Java Edition on Windows 10?

My son really wants to play the Java Edition of Minecraft. Any tips for playing the Java Edition on Windows 10? Is it even possible?
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Disable a button on an Xbox controller on Windows?

So, here's my use case - I own a Band Hero drumkit for the Xbox 360. It gets picked up by my Xbox 360 wireless receiver on Windows without any issues, and it's even recognised as a drum kit. So far, ...
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Skyrim wont open up via skse64. Glitches back to the homescreen

Ok so I have this issue with my skyrim special edition (and also a little bit with fallout 4 but not as bad), everytime I start skyrim via the skse launcher, the Bethesda logo spases and then it ...
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How to download a game from steam using wget

I was wondering if I could stop my current download (currently on Windows), start my Linux Distro (native installed) and mount the windows drive, then download there the game via wget or something ...
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Having dropped game performance when running my Elgato HD60s from my laptops HDMI out port to its USB 3.0 port

Before I go into details here is my specs CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-9300H CPU @ 2.40GHz GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 GDDR5 @ 4GB (128bit) RAM: 8.00 GB (7.85 GB usable) Storage: 133 GB free out of 500 ...
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Minecraft 1.7.10 not working [duplicate]

everytime i try loading a world on 1.7.10 i get a code that says java.lang.IndexOutOfBoundsException im using a windows 10 computer and i cant figure out how to fix it someone help me please
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How can I move my Minecraft installation to another drive?

I installed Minecraft before getting my 1TB SSD, and now I want to move it. My C drive is very low on space and I'm trying to keep it free of games. Is there any way I can completely move Minecraft to ...
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Xbox One S Bluetooth controller causing weird frame drops

Whenever I use my xbox one s controller, connected via bluetooth and I play a game with rumble/vibration the frames will drop to half, sometimes more than half while it's rumbling and return to normal ...
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Where is my minecraft folder in files explorer, Windows 10? [duplicate]

Using windows 10,1.16.40 and i cant find my folder in file explorer. Have tried to use WIN+R and typing in %appdata% and all that kinda stuff. Hidden files is on. Tried different c combinations of ...
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How do I get better performance with Watch Dogs in Windows 10, compared to Windows 7?

I am attempting to play Watch Dogs on Windows 10. The game ran fine at low settings on a Windows 7 PC (at least 30-35 fps) but Windows 10 does not give me even 20 fps. I have dual booted Windows 7 and ...
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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 ...
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Red Dead Redemption 2 on PC Flash to Desktop Bug

I'm experiencing the same issue as shown in this short video: If you don't watch the video, what is happening is RDR2 will randomly loose focus and flash back to the ...
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Valorant shows no internet connection

I tried to install Valorant but installer shows not able to connect to internet, I have checked the connection and it works fine with others. When I use VPN service it works fine. So I installed it ...
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Empire Earth Window 10 Issues

I have Empire Earth from GOG. If I am playing the game, sometimes (often) the game window disappears and I can see my desktop and in about 1-2 seconds, the game comes "back," but the UI is ...

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