For questions related to specialized software and hardware configurations designed for playing games.

-2
votes
0answers
22 views

Prevent Nintendo Switch From Accessing Internet

Downloading system or game updates to the Nintendo Switch can result in the irreversible removal of glitches in certain games (i.e., Frog Jump in Super Mario Odyssey). I want a way to guard against ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

CPU Pick: EVE-NG/GNS3/Virl + Gaming | AMD Ryzen 7 2700X vs Intel i-5 8600K [closed]

I'm tryig to build an all-purpose rig for my CCNA studies and also a little bit of gaming (Witcher 3, GTA V, EUIV). I've been recommended to buy Ryzen 7 2700x due to its 8 cores and 16 threads, ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

Can i improve gaming experience on my laptop by adding an external GPU or graphics card?

I have anAcer Aspire E5- 575G Signature EditionProcessor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7200 CPU @ 2.50GHz 2.70GHzRAM: 8.00GBWith a NVIDIA GeForce 940MXI've been getting notifications, that my system ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

How can I prevent programs from using my mic without my permission?

I am using Windows 10, and every time I am playing games like The Crew for instance, my mic volume gets lowered, as well as the sound.I looked for a solution, and all I found was posts from 3 years ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

Why am I stuck on a message screen on Racing Rivals (Android) [migrated]

On the game Racing Rivals on my android device, I played through the tutorial and got this message: You'll be able to beat your next opponents Turpin and ShiftAce with a few more mods. So get to it. I ...
2
votes
0answers
21 views

How to detect connections to specific IP addresses from home network

(The real title is "how to detect when my son is playing League of Legends".)My home network consists of an RT-AC66U router withthe usual wireless network and a few wired connections to Linux boxes....
0
votes
1answer
42 views

Weird ping, and I have no idea what cases it

If I'm playing a game with EU based server (currently playing POE, UK server), majority of the time, I get 66-68, and 83-85 ping.(Looking at task manger) if only the POE is using Internet I get 66-...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

My keyboard occassionally misbehaves in completely different ways, depending on what program I am using

About once every month or so, my keyboard stops responding correctly. When it's in this state, until I restart, various applications will misbehave in their own unique way. Here are some examples:In ...
-1
votes
1answer
70 views

Download link for AMD beta drivers not working

Per this question Far Cry 5 is crashing when changing clothes for the first. Per the thread it is recommended to download and install some AMD beta drivers from here, however the download link for ...
1
vote
1answer
150 views

No audio in newer games on Windows 10

I'm on the latest Windows 10 1803 17134.48, running on a ASUS ROG Maximus X Hero Intel Z370 motherboard with Realtek audio. Speakers are plugged into the headphone (green) jack in the back.The ...
0
votes
0answers
68 views

Random colored pixel blocks in full screen games and videos - Ryzen 3 2200g build

I recently built my first PC. Specs -Ryzen 3 2200g with integrated vega 8 graphics16gb dual channel (8*2) DDR4 RAMcorsair 450W PSUASUS prime b350m-a motherboard22' samsung LED monitorBut I'm ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

2-3% packet loss shown on a node when I run a traceroute. How can I fix it?

Here are some WinMTR's that I have run:I have packet loss on 213.46.175.254. Both Virgin Media (my ISP) and Blizzard (they make the game I'm trying to play, Overwatch) are saying they cannot fix the ...
1
vote
0answers
31 views

How to load/save in batch [closed]

So recently I have been messing around with batch again, but I'm having trouble finding a way to load/save a position in game. I know you can save and load variables but I haven't found an in depth ...
0
votes
0answers
111 views

How to fix “Your Symmetric NAT Modem/Router” issue for game ranger?

I am trying to host game on game ranger , it gives me message:Your internet connection is behind a Symmetric NAT Modem/Router that will prevent you from hosting all games, and from joining peer-peer ...
0
votes
1answer
50 views

Which aspect ratio to choose for 1366x768 resolution to play game at monitor physical aspect ratio?

I want to use aspect ratio as close as possible to monitor physical aspect ratio. My monitor physical resolution is 1366x768. Which aspect ratio to choose?

153050per page