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Heartstone - ubuntu - not battlenet problem

Hello there ubuntu peps, I have managed to get my battle.net thingy running and it has downloaded the game but when i press play the game dosen´t even start it just crashes instantly! It just says ...
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Someone somehow gained access to my system and ran malicious software off of it

I run game servers off of my Ubuntu 12.04 dedicated server and I just got home from work to find out that someone somehow gained access to my dedi, ran a malicious gameserver from it that installed a ...
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Trying to run game Always Sometimes Monsters, unmet dependences

I have about 90 games on my system and they all run fine. Game Always Sometimes Monsters won't start. On Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit but I think I have the 32 bit libs (for Steam). Googling led me to ...
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war thunder on 14.04,32 bit

Can anyone say how to install war thunder in ubuntu 14.04, 32 bit? i've downloaded the installer for linux from the site but after extracting it i can't run the launcher. help please.
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Skyrim is not working on my computer

I have downloaded skyrim on my computer using POL but every time I try to run it my screen flashes white and I have to close the window. Does anybody know what the problem is and how I could fix it? I ...
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How to install FlightGear - Flight Simulator

Im trying to install FlightGear - Flight Simulator, from sourceforge. File: flightgear-3.4.0.tar.bz2 I extracted the tar.bz2 file it's now a file flightgear I don't know what to do next? Im lost. I ...
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Problem installing games on Steam with Ubuntu 15.04

Running into trouble trying to install any games on Steam. Steam works fine besides that, no problems with Friends or the Store, but whenever I try to download and install a game, Steam gets stuck on ...
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Mount and Blade Warband completely crashes Ubuntu

M&B Warband occasionally crashes my entire computer and forces me to do a force restart this happens more often if I mod the game but even when I play vanilla it still happens. Computer Stats ...
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Rocket League won't run in Wine?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. As far as I know, I've satisfied all the needed dependencies to run Rocket League in Wine, but it doesn't seem to run. Here's my terminal output from opening Steam to ...
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Bad sound and video quality on World of Tanks (Through WINE)

I have installed World of Tanks using Play on Linux and the installation was successful. When I enter the game (apart from the longer than expected loading times), the sound quality is poor (i.e. ...
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Games on Steam do not launch

I got through various problems to make Steam launch.. with my AMD Radeon R7 4 GB Graphics card and the XOrg (Gallium) Graphics, (I can't login, Login Loop happens, and I can't do CTRL + ALT + F1 / F2, ...
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Steam not launching after switching Graphics Card?

I recently purchased and installed an AMD Sapphire R7 4GB 240. Ubuntu automatically switched to some Open-Source Drivers named Gallium 0.4 on AMD OLAND. For some reason Steam is not able to launch ...
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Wine Steam Error: Unhandled exception: unimplemented function x3daudio1_7.dll.X3DAudioInitialize called in 32-bit code (0x7b83ba4e)

I am trying to implement a patch fix for the addressed error in the title. I found the following wine-git patch that was said to address the issue: ...
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Gameplay screen recorder for Ubuntu?

Are there any gameplay screen recorders out there for Ubuntu? I can't seem to find any... Btw I intend to use it for Urban Terror recording.
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What screen recorder records my desktop audio?

Hi I am looking for a screen recorder that allows me to record my voice,screen, and desktop audio. RecordMyDesktop doesn't work. The desktop audio doesn't show up.Kazam doesn't either. It lags the ...
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Games are laggy and unplayable on Linux

Currently i have my computer on a dual boot with windows 8 and Ubuntu 14, I have been trying to use Ubuntu more as of late because I would like to cut windows out of my life. However the one thing ...
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Steam: The game The Settlers won't launch

Whenever I launch the game "The Settler" via Steam and then press play, a white thing is shown for a very short while and then nothing happens. Does anyone else have the same problem and somehow ...
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How do I play superhot

I have a chromebook running unity. I have also tried Plasma and XFCE. None of them have worked so far. To my knowledge I have tried or have everything on the other 2 forums regarding superhot. ...
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How can I play a game I already have with PlayOnLinux?

I recently installed PlayOnLinux on my PC, and was wondering if I could play the copy of Skyrim on my Steam account from PlayOnLinux without installing a new copy, as it only seems to allow. Is there ...
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minecraft keeps saying this

Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM warning: Using incremental CMS is deprecated and will likely be removed in a future release Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM warning: You have loaded library ...
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How to install Warzone 2100 Cutscenes

I'm new to the Linux operating system in general, so I really don't know what I'm doing. I've downloaded the Warzone 2100 cutscenes from the main site, but I don't know how to install it into the ...
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Enemy Territory on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Dell Latitude E6440 Laptop)

First of all Please help me out .. please :) .. I am doing my best to setup Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory in my laptop (Dell E6440). I can run the game but getting bad graphics (black) like this. ...
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How to run a batch (.bat) file on Ubuntu using Wine (with complete steps)?

I have this old Windows game with a .bat file which doesn't open with Wine and only opens as a text file. I have browsed through and tried several suggested ways of opening it with Wine console ...
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When i load up a game in League Of Legends the screen goes full but the top menu and side menu and i can only see 25% of the gameplay,

The title summs it up, and when i try make the screen small and take it up again it crashes, tried to go to winecfg and change resolution to my computer resolution but didnt work, and League Of ...
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Steam download speed drops off a cliff and then stops

The basic problem: When updating a game through Steam, I get an initial spike of network activity, then the download stops. As displayed by Steam, the speed tapers off: When looking at the actual ...
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How to prevent hot corners when playing games on full screen?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 with Unity and I love the hot corners feature, but it still works when I'm playing games on full screen (like Dota 2). So, during the game, if I pass the mouse around some ...
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World of Warcraft lagging using Wine

World of Warcraft is lagging My PC is does not have the latest hardware. But thing is when I was running Windows I could tweak it and set it to lowest performance and the game was running just fine. ...
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Dota 2 lags on nVidia 650 ti

I am a Windows user who is trying to switch to Linux completely. The only problem left for me is make Dota 2 run smoothly. At first Dota lagged a lot but then I installed drivers for my video card ...
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Kubuntu 15.04: Random lag spikes in all games

A couple days back, every game (Minecraft, TF2, GMod,...) I played on my laptop had unbelievable FPS drops for ~5 seconds to 1 FPS and then it went back to 30. I noticed when the FPS dropped the ...
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How to configure mupen64pluspy's controls?

This seems like it would be very self-explanatory, but for some reason, when I use the controller button-mapping window in m64Py, the button I choose to map uses a different value. i.e. I go to map A ...
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Running Archangle 3.4.2 Freenix server for WoW in linux?

Has anyone got the Archangle 3.4.2 Freenix server to run in Wine or in Ubuntu on the back of a APl. I've tried a few times and can't find anything on it at wow-one.com or on the ubuntuforums. I have ...
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Steam will not run games (OpenGL Error)

Every time I go to play a game on Steam it won't run, and gives me this error: Could not find required OpenGL entry point 'glGetError'! either your video card is unsupported, or OpenGL driver needs to ...
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Automatically add Steam games and desktop icons to GNOME activities?

In Ubuntu GNOME, Steam does not automatically add shortcuts to installed games in the GNOME Activities menu. I'm aware I can use a program like alacarte to manually add them, but that's one at a time. ...
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gaming under ubuntu logo

I am about to create e-sport gaming team. It is possible to use ubuntu logo and/or name in it? like Ubuntu Gaming squad or something like that? Who shall I ask for that? We don't want to break some ...
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Turning an old pc into a linux gaming emulator

So im turning and older windows 7 pc into a linux machine. What I want to do is to have it run emulators of my old games, and I can get the emulators for linux just fine. The thing is, I want it to be ...
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battlenet crashes on ubuntu 15.04

When I start up battle.net everything seems fine, the game is installing and it crashes in less than a minute. I'm using the newest Ubuntu release, and the latest Wine build. Any suggestions or ideas? ...
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Game came in a .zip file. How to install it?

I downloaded a game from http://floriandcp.itch.io/campfire and it came in a .zip file. I extracted the file but I can't find a way to install it. That is the game that I'm trying to install. Can ...
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Bard's Tale: glitch on intel (15.04)

There is a game called the Bard's Tale. It used to run great for me on Ubuntu 14.10. But no more in 15.04. My graphics card is an integrated Intel: $ lspci | grep VGA 00:02.0 VGA compatible ...
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Skyrim audio extremely choppy

I've bought Skyrim LE yesterday, installed it via PlayOnLinux. The game is working fine graphically, however the audio is severely distorted with a varying stutter depending on how many different ...
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Can't install Dota on steam

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and I'm unable to install DOTA2 on steam. I have a game backup which I'm unable to load because I get this screen. Please help!!
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How to install Steam games to an external hard drive?

I have been trying for several days now to install Steam games to my 500gb external hard drive. I used this tutorial (taking ownership, fstab, etc) and annoyingly, it didn't work. I got this message ...
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“You are missing the following 32-bit libraries, and Steam may not run: libc.so.6” The common fixes don't work,

Running Linux 14.04 trusty I have this exact same problem as this I have also tried the common fixes but get no where. Some one is trying to steal my steam account, but I only have a linux ...
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WINE - Installed Aion 4.7.1, Graphics not working & buggy text?

So I got Aion to work finally after creating a new 32 bit wineprefix. I installed all the components on the WineHQ page for Aion. But after launching the game and making it to the login screen, nearly ...
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Steam: could not connect to network

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 32bit. After another system update my Steam has broken. I receive "Could not connect to network" problem despite the fact PC is connected to the internet. I used steam --reset, ...
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Server performance issue

I have an issue with a server I am hosting a game on. Now, this server is basically dedicated to this game, with a MySQL server and the game itself running on there. I keep getting reports that the ...
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How to install Windows Media Feature Pack? (Required by a game)

I've recently bough GTA5 for the computer, but through Game-stop. They gave me a code, and I got the install EXE file. I thought I could simply run it through steam, and I'd be done. However, when I ...
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How to download games for steam for another platform

My question is how to download games from steam for an operating system that the game doesn't run on. For instance, i want to download a game for windows to run it in a vm, But it says that the game ...
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Play fullscreen directX games in wine (PlayOnLinux)

I've installed League of Legends with PlayOnLinux, but when I start a match I have a transparent window. Is it a problem with my graphic card drivers (AMD Radeon) or with Wine?
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Unity Web Player - Linux (still not working ) [closed]

First of all, I want to apologize for my bad english ... I have problems with installing "unity web player" on Linux Mint. I used Windows all the time until now and so Linux is completely new for me. ...
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Why is my game that i play called osu! lagging so much?

Hello I play a game called osu! With Wine but i am getting only 30 to 40 FPS and on Windows 7 I got 200 FPS with this game can anyone help me fix this FPS problem! Its getting really annoying and i ...