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Is Chell the last person alive?

Yes there ARE people left on the surface. At the end of Portal 2 you leave the elevator and are confronted with fields of wheat. Wheat fealds are quickly over run by weeds when left unattended. As ...
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Can Chell die in the credit sequence?

Massive Spoiler Warning TL;DR: There is no way to die without using console commands. The line in speedrun.com seems to come from theories, people theorize that Chell dies at the end of Portal 2, ...
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Why do the indicators above doors stay gray in Portal 2?

Based on this reddit thread, the bars indicate which chambers have been completed by the respective player. As each chambers are completed, the bars will be filled in. The blue bars indicate which ...
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Game physics: Why don't the turrets experience recoil?

Because game engines don't necessarily follow the laws that apply for you and me ?... Simply put that's just how the Game engine is designed to operate. No one ever advertised the Source engine as ...
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What happens if I catch Wheatley?

you can catch him using the developer console. when he starts falling of his rail, open the console and enter this command: ent_fire !picker enablepickup; ent_fire !picker use then you will be ...
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Game physics: Why don't the turrets experience recoil?

I think you may be misunderstanding how game engines work. Game objects don't have real world physics properties by default. Simulations of physical properties like bullet recoil can only be present ...
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Portal 2 : Can you switch cross-hair portal color ? (For lefties)

You can use the command hud_quickinfo_swap 1 and it will switch them around
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How to fix random crashes with Linux+AMD on Vulkan & Source Engine games?

SOLUTION: Ignore stock (libre/open source) drivers Ignore AMD website's Crimson or older driver recomendations Check for latest AMD drivers (phoronix 1 is the best way) download latest (for now ...
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Portal 2 Authoring tools problem

The fix for me was to go to F:\SteamLibrary\steamapps\common\Portal 2\bin and modify the file GameConfig.txt It contains something like "GameDir" "C:\SteamLibrary\steamapps\common\Portal 2\...
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Cheats on Xbox 360 portal 2

No, this isn't possible to do on the Xbox 360.
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Is Portal 2 available on Mac?

Yes, Portal 2 is available for Mac. If you search for it on Steam, you will see the Apple logo, which indicates it is available for Mac. The system requirements are also listed on the store page for ...
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Portal 2 "Skips frames"

I have done a lot of research on this topic, and this is what I found out: It is most likely a issue with the game itself. The new update is known to cause problems with Mac users. It should have ...
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What is level 0 in Portal 2?

After some googling, I was unable to find any hard evidence of the point or purpose, aside from some other YouTube videos. As for what its "purpose" is, outside of any Developer confirmation,...
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Portal 2's Peer Review not working

It took a good long time for to find this as well. Go into the co-op hub where you can see the big-screen display that shows things like steps taken. Stand in the center of the main platform and look ...
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Where is Portal 2's excursion funnel sound?

The excursion funnel sounds are stored in \steamapps\common\portal 2\portal2\pak01_dir.vpk. Open the file with GCFScape and browse to sound\vfx. The files are named player_enter_tbeam_lp_##.wav and ...
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Can Chell die in the credit sequence?

This is a good question. While yes if you cheat and type in the command sv_cheats 1 kill there is no way to do it legit though
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How do I get these weird Material Emancipation Grills?

To create maps that use these, you'll need to be using the Portal 2 Authoring Tools rather than the in-game Puzzle Creator. Emancipation Grills consist of at least two objects. One controls what it ...
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Puzzlemaker in Portal 2

Sounds like you want an OR logic gate. You will need to add 2 lasers and 1 receiver to your puzzle. Instead of connecting buttons to dropper, connect them to lasers. Then connect receiver to dropper, ...
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Portal 2 re-downloads deleted community maps

I'm going to use the answer found on a steam community form found HERE First, unsubscribe from the addon. It'll keep Steam from re-downloading the mod every time you start the game. Then you'...
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Is there any way to change the main menu music in Portal 2?

If you can find the file for the music than yes, I have done this before with the game Counter Strike Nexon Zombies. If you find the games directory, im imagining you have a steam installation so it ...
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Invert controller on Portal 2

Under the Keyboard/Mouse in the Options menu, there's a Controller menu (for some reason I didn't see it before). Inverting x and y are there. There are also options to somewhat change what each ...
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"Unable to load manifest file"

Here is the contents of this file on my linux machine (which shouldn't matter). I've removed the comments included with it for brevity. surfaceproperties_manifest { "file" "scripts/...
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How do I change Portal 2 subtitle language?

Portal 2 dosent support swedish subtitles http://store.steampowered.com/app/620/ On the portal 2 Languages tab it says: --------------| Interface | Full audio | subtitles | Swedish: ____✓...
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Portal 2 - What are these strange floating boxes in the void?

Those boxes are source for the Hammer Editor, like... I think they put settings spawns to teleport and ect. inside So they put a cube inside the box, the reason is because you don't want a cube in ...
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How to play Portal 2 co-op on one PC with 2 Keyboards and 2 Mice?

I finally found a way to play with my friend with each player using a keyboard. What you will need: keyboard splitter (You can google to find the latest version, I used 2.2.0.0 from https://www....
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What are the flags behind the animal king?

From left to right: Argentina New Zealand Bulgaria _ Bolivia Sweden Austria
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Portal 2 not downloading maps!

I just encountered this issue myself. The reason it's happening is because when the game starts it downloads a list of all the chambers you ever played from the workshop, a bunch of files to steam/...
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Switch split screen game views in Portal 2 PTI

The console command you are looking for is swapsplit. To enable the console, start by going to Keyboard settings, enable the Developer Console, go into the binds menu and bind the console to a key you ...
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Should I play Portal before Portal 2?

I happened to play Portal 2 before I played Portal 1 (mostly because Steam had 2 on sale at the time). While playing 2, I didn't really feel that lost. Most of the mechanics shared between the two ...
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Is progress in the coop campaign in Portal 2 saved?

If you're doing split-screen co-op on the one computer, then your progress is not saved. Instead, all levels are open to you so you can just go straight to the last level you completed.
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