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Garry

THIS ISN'T THE FORUM FOR LUA SCRIPTING HELP

Post your Lua scripting help threads in the Developer Discussion forum.

5th March 2013
by garry Go to last post
0 6,856
Garry

Garry's Mod Support & Help (READ THIS BEFORE MAKING A THREAD). Make your thread titles DESCRIPTIVE. "HELP" is not a descriptive thread title

We have a support site now. It contains a few articles that might help you out - so you should give it a read. http://support.facepunchstudios.com/ If you have a problem, make sure it hasn't already been addressed in the next version by looking at...

30th October 2012
by garry Go to last post
0 15,573
Help

Adding special symbols to server titles?

I see when looking through lists different symbols in the server names that are interesting, and when I try to add some, sometimes the exact same ones, they always result in the a "?" replacing the symbol in the actual title. Is there something extra I'm...

The Mr Kitty 1 reading
3 Hours Ago
by mijyuoon Go to last post
1 83
Help

Crash to desktop since the recent update

Hello everyone, tl;dr is at the end. Since the recent update at the 2nd July 2015 I'm experiencing some silent crashes without any error message straight to my desktop. The crashes happen between 1.5 and 4 hours into playing. The recent crashes...

Greif 1 reading
3 Hours Ago
by Greif Go to last post
2 97
Help

solved GMOD Only listen server works? Dedicated doesn't.

So i finally fixed all this port stuff... however.. i can only host a listen server as when i make a dedicated server it just doesent work.. people cant connect, i cant connect.... There's no errors.. workshop works...... However.. listen works like a...

5 Hours Ago
by Nahuel Go to last post
2 139
Lua

Lua Panic! | No Memory Error

ON My Gmod Its So Annoying, I Try joining a darkRP server and it close when its sending client info and it says Lua Panic! No Memory Error xtr PLease Help Me I HAve nearly 850 gb of space and 8gb

6 Hours Ago
by code_gs Go to last post
3 80
Help

solved Game hangs forever on sending client info...

Hi, When I join a server now, (and when I say "now" I mean this has just now starting to happen), the game stays on 'Retrieving server info...' for about 3-4 minutes (approximate) and I time out. I join again, and it goes from 'Retreieving server...

12 Hours Ago
by TheSenDest Go to last post
6 193
Help

TTT Server Issues

I've recently been banned for hacking/scripting while I really wasn't. When I'd join the server a lot of commands would break and spectator broken. They could not do autoslays, and dead people could talk in global chat. I uninstalled Garry's Mod and...

12 Hours Ago
by code_gs Go to last post
1 60
Help

gmod broken

Ok so everytime i go on gmod, the screen is blank shows the pictures, but no options to join server or to disconnect or anything, I have to reinstall and verify my game files every single time i go on gmod, which wastes 30mins of my time, so i have no...

12 Hours Ago
by ItsGlory Go to last post
0 64
Help

Single Player Crashing Server on Connect

Recently we've been having strange issue with our server on GMod. Apparently whenever one specific individual attempts to connect to the server, it will cause the entire server to crash (Or at the least, disconnect everyone that is present). This issue...

12 Hours Ago
by Dalphelus Go to last post
0 61
Help

solved Gmod has extreme lag then starts to not respond This thread has images

Well, as the title says, I get EXTREME LAG and then starts to not respond. I have tried windowed mode and (sorry i forgot) some kind of dx script. I tried alot and its getting really frustrated. I cannot play gmod! :( Please help. Here are my specs:...

13 Hours Ago
by KingRyan2004 Go to last post
30 659
Help

Player Chat Not working

Recently my TTT server's player text chat is not working. By this, I mean that adverts run through and any commands or binds work, however, when someone types in and sends a message over the chatbox, nothing goes through. Not sure what is causing...

14 Hours Ago
by JasonMan34 Go to last post
1 67
Help

Problematic Server Crashes This thread has images

Been crashing on my favourite server , once I join in . 5 seconds of complete lag and i crush ( Not a lot of addons, great graphics card , 4GB of ram. 21 players out of 50 , other servers working great . ) It most of the time says " LUA ERROR - NOT...

15 Hours Ago
by En3rgySh0tz Go to last post
7 216
Love

Garrys mod crashes my router when loading server list This thread has images

For the longest time garry's mod seems to crash my router when ever I go on the server list. It usually happens when I start to load internet then click history. It resets my internet every time. Is there a way to fix this? Thanks.

18 Hours Ago
by Vilusia Go to last post
2 93
Help

Mic buzzing

Whenever I talk ingame you can hear me and this little buzzing noise and I have no idea what's causing it. In steam chat and in skype my mic is fine, no buzz noise whatsoever, only in gmod. I reinstalled gmod two days ago to see if I could fix the issue...

18 Hours Ago
by bigdogmat Go to last post
0 50
Help

Stuck on retrieving server info

I have been trying to play on this server but every time I try to join it keeps getting stuck on retrieving server info I was able to join the server before I uninstalled gmod but when I installed it I could not join it I tryed to uninstall gmod but that...

19 Hours Ago
by thecooldude10 Go to last post
0 36
Help

Garry's Mod Multiplayer List White Screen

Now, this all seemed to happen around the time Garry's mod had an update a few days ago. Ever since then this has been happening. I load up Gmod, I go to multiplayer, and the screen is white. No servers showing up in the server list, tried joining a...

21 Hours Ago
by CaptainRex501 Go to last post
0 55
Games

CBaseEntity::SetAbsOrigin(XXX ): Ignoring unreasonable position. - How to fix?

It's been a while since I start to receive this message on my Deathrun server. With this error all traps start to bug and the easter eggs stop spawning. Anyone knows one way to stop this?

22 Hours Ago
by mooshbeef Go to last post
9 198
Help

Garry's Mod server connection problem (my own server)...

Hello! My Garry's mod server accepts all connections from the internet, but after I connect to it from LAN, it does not accept them anymore. I usually have to shut the server down to fix that... Although at one point changing the map fixed it, but not...

22 Hours Ago
by DebexeL Go to last post
0 51
Help

A Range of CBaseEntity errors!

CBaseEntity::SetAbsOrigin( 66788.500000 66462.171875 -208224.593750 ): Ignoring unreasonable position. CBaseEntity::SetAbsOrigin( 66788.500000 66462.171875 -208247.937500 ): Ignoring unreasonable position. CBaseEntity::SetAbsOrigin( 66788.500000...

1 Day Ago
by dan21392 Go to last post
3 129
Games

Can't bind sensitivity command

When I try to bind sensitivity to a key it tells me to do bind key command but i am doing it correctly

1 Day Ago
by YourStalker Go to last post
1 62
Steam

Dedicated server prevents me from connecting to IT or any other Valve server

Last night, I was playing GMod with my friends and we were having a blast. Then, I had to reset some stuff around my house because all the electricity in the Living Room just died. The electricity came back and my public IP changed. Now, whenever I make...

1 Day Ago
by TheNinjer Go to last post
12 256
Help

ServerGuard Jail/Unjail/TP-Jail script issue.

So I recently downloaded this script and It seems to not be functioning correctly because It was made some time ago. Here is the link to the Github page for it. I attempted to contact the developer of the script but because it hasn't been updated for...

1 Day Ago
by OMGLent Go to last post
5 211
Help

Steam Auth Ticket - Server crash randomly

Hello after a random time,the server disconnect all of the player. The console when disconnect : (my heberg is serenityservers) 83.202.133.106:27005: password failed. STEAMAUTH: Client DarkShadows received failure code 6 STEAMAUTH: Client...

1 Day Ago
by trashium Go to last post
2 128
Help

PublishWorkshopFile failed (2)

Everytime i try to publish my Gmod map to the Steam Workshop it always says "PublishWorkshopFile failed (2)" Ive looked everywhere on forums and everything but nobody seems to have the solution... Please help me !

1 Day Ago
by wilson2436 Go to last post
3 114
Help

Windows 10 Safe

Hi, A little while ago (4 months ago) I installed Windows 10 beta and it was fine but for some reason, I could not download FastDL files and the issue was addressed in a steam thread. I was wondering, is this still a bug and is it safe to update? ...

1 Day Ago
by ZachPL Go to last post
4 224
Lua

When to start sending net messages from the client

By sending net messages i mean using the net library like: net.Start("something"); net.WriteString("Hello World"); net.SendToServer(); Because when you put that directly into a script (myaddon/lua/autorun/client/nettest.lua for example) then the...

2 Days Ago
by mooshbeef Go to last post
2 71
Help

GMOD CRASHING. MAC HELP

When I join a server in Garry's Mod, after about 10 minutes of playing, it closes down with the message "hl2_osx has stopped working." I have Team Fortress 2 installed, simply in hopes that it would help this issue, and am on a Mac system. I've...

2 Days Ago
by AeroGames Go to last post
1 114
Question

Client Overflowed Reliable Channel

I am having an issue joining my own Garry's Mod server. Every time that I try to join, I get to my MOTD, then get the error message "Dropped Big Sponge from server (Client 0 overflowed reliable channel.)" I am the only one not able to join my server....

Big Sponge 1 reading
2 Days Ago
by AeroGames Go to last post
1 125
Help

TTT Weapons on Linux This thread has images

Hi, I just got our second server, which is now vanilla, and I am trying to find the weapons folder for the default TTT weapons to change a couple of values but the folder seems to be empty. Is this normal, and if so, where are the main weapons? ...

2 Days Ago
by YourStalker Go to last post
8 119
Help

TF2 Ragdolls disappear after spawn due to missing taunt based particle effects

After spawning a TF2 Ragdoll, the console will read that there are several missing particle effects that Gmod attempted to be cache, but failed. does this to all TF2 Class ragdolls. Running on Windows 8 Gmod 13.

2 Days Ago
by Smitty Werben Go to last post
0 68
Help

npc_citizen won't use pistol correctly

I'm really sorry if this thread might be a little out of place here... but I was wondering if there was a way to get the citizen to shoot the pistol normally, like the metrocop. The metrocop would acutally hold up his two hands and shoot properly,...

2 Days Ago
by Libertyjam Go to last post
2 95
Lua

solved Lua problem please help

My gmod keeps crashing while im inside my server, no idea why. Addons I have: Anti prop protection, darkrp mod, 3d car dealer elitef4menu fading doors keypad falcos prop protection ichat

3 Days Ago
by kaiegggy Go to last post
9 167
Question

A problem im not so sure of.

On my server, i get some of these wierd ppl who join and have a messed up playermodel. I have encountered people who have been able to glitch a models neck and have a long neck like a giraffe. Some people can also make the default gmod skin shine a very...

3 Days Ago
by dan21392 Go to last post
6 222
Help

solved Gmod crashes for no reason

So basically I decided to play Gmod again, but when I ran Gmod it crashed and crashed steam, that has never happened to me before it usually just crashes and after I load it up again its fine but now when it crashes, steam crashes too. It won't stop...

3 Days Ago
by mailguy01 Go to last post
0 94
Help

Hosting a gmod server with a custom port?

So, im trying to host a server.. I had 27015 and 27005 open, it worked like a charm. An hour or so later.. its just not working.. According to the router page is open.. Then i decided to call my ISP, some lady tells me blablablab im not allowed to open...

3 Days Ago
by APN Faulty Go to last post
4 128
Help

how to setup SQL to server

hi, i have a privte server running perp mod that i bought from the guy who made it when it was sellble. now i wanna setup the server but theres no players info: cash, staminia, and more. idk what sql to use but my friend offered me to use "Wamp...

3 Days Ago
by James xX Go to last post
10 231
Help

"possessed" eye glitch. This thread has images

This doesn't have anything to do with the actual eye setting, but i've been getting this horrendous glitch that won't go away: This just happens. I'm beginning to suspect that my game is taking every eye that can be modified and making the pupil...

3 Days Ago
by Scolipede Go to last post
4 120
Help

My gmod keeps crashing at startup

Hello my gmod keeps crashing at startup I tried to restart everything it was working the other day but now its not I had this issue before but I dont know how I solved it. Any idea what to do?

3 Days Ago
by HCServers Go to last post
8 111
Help

Gmod crashes at startup

Was able to play Gmod fine yesterday. But today everytime I start gmod it crashes when I get to the blue loading screen. I've already verified the game cache.

3 Days Ago
by Firegred Go to last post
2 87
Help

People aren't able to grab there own props

Okay so people on my darkrp server are able to pick up other people's props and I have falco's prop protection I'm not sure how to make it where people can only pick up there own props.

3 Days Ago
by thecooldude10 Go to last post
1 124
Help

Shaders are on even though they are off This thread has images

You can see that on the sides the shaders are on but its not ticked or anything and its really annoying me... If someone could help me out it would be much appreciated :smile:

3 Days Ago
by Limpbowl Go to last post
4 83
Help

solved Custom Paint Tool Textures

Hello, I have searched all over the internet for hours now, looking for a way to add custom textures to the paint tool, but found nothing that helped me. I need to know how to do this because I'm making a Mad Max inspired vehicle and I want to spray a...

4 Days Ago
by _VeXan Go to last post
11 136
Help

solved sun/fog/sky editor screwing up shdows This thread has images

Just look at images: this is how things normally look (ragdoll and some lamps, map gm_black) and this happening when i spawn editor i know that you can edit sun and sky and remove editor but this do not work with fog editor( i also have max...

4 Days Ago
by TheMegarinat Go to last post
0 67
Help

Having an issue with ULX Global Bans

I'm trying to get the bans to show on the website but it's not working. The IPs in index.php for the website side of ULX Global Bans are set to 'localhost'. If they are set to the IP it says database error. In the garry's mod server side of the...

UFP
4 Days Ago
by UFP Go to last post
0 79
Help

How To Get More People Onto A Gmod TTT Server

Now I see a ton of people on these TTT servers. I have recently made one. Now I started out with some friends and got a pretty good bunch of players. But they never come back. So this is my simple question... How do you get more people onto your server ...

4 Days Ago
by code_gs Go to last post
1 99
Help

HL2RP Help :S This thread has images

Hey, I recently bought a Legacy HL2 RP ticket off of cloudsixteen.com and I spent all day downloading things. I finally finished and I get up to mysql. I have no experience in mysql what so ever so if someone could reply to this any maybe help me? It...

4 Days Ago
by _VeXan Go to last post
20 430
Games

Autoupdate

Hello guys. I want to know if there's anyway to create a .sh (Linux) to autoupdate my server (When some update is released).

4 Days Ago
by code_gs Go to last post
1 86
Help

How to get notified by mail when gmod gets an update?

Well I have some gmod servers and every time gmod gets an update users can't play until I find out. Since I am the only admin and we don't have a community or steam group annoyed users can't reach me to tell me that I need to update. I would like to know...

4 Days Ago
by alrynec Go to last post
2 106
Stupid

[SERVER] There is no disk in the drive. Please insert a disk into drive \Drive\Harddisk\DR1

Every time my server stops, it creates a mini dump file (.mdmp). I use my ow custom made auto-restart script, here it is: :Initialize @echo off color 0f title VirtualGaming Auto Restart Script :Variables set AutoRestart=true ...

4 Days Ago
by James xX Go to last post
2 119
Help

solved Auto update server addons?

So I've been running a gmod server for a while and I have a ton of addons but I would like to find a way to automatically update them so I dont have to do it manually because it is a pain in the ass to select and extract 30+ addons. I found this but...

4 Days Ago
by AeroTrace Go to last post
2 75
Help

ACF mod errors

Hello, guys! I'm new here and i got a question. I made a foulder called ACF and made SVN checkout. Everything were pretty cool, but when i started my Gmod, the ACF was not installed. Not a single part of it. I was trying to daownload it from other sites...

5 Days Ago
by MrB0nya Go to last post
0 72
Stupid

solved GMod Addons don't show up in the "addons section" in-game This thread has images

So, my GMod kinda bugged out with this annoying problem, I subscribed/downloaded 31 addons and actually they don't show up in-game. Workshop Items in my steam profile: None of them showed up here: I pressed some of the buttons that are inside...

5 Days Ago
by Neonite Go to last post
4 166
Help
5 Days Ago
by Cheese_3 Go to last post
1 93
Help

Diagnosing What's Causing 100% CPU Usage

So I recently created a TTT server which has a limit of 16 people and has several addons. For about a week now, the server experiences high latency and everyone's ping shoots up which I've found to be caused by the CPU Usage hitting 100%. The TTT server...

5 Days Ago
by AeroGames Go to last post
1 117
Question

Zombie Survival hammer banned

Every time I pick up a hammer on zombie survival on a certain server it makes me drop it and I can pick it up again but I will drop it again.

5 Days Ago
by AK to Spray Go to last post
2 100
Games

(Garry's Mod) How to fix "Hl2 has stopped working" on Mac?

I have looked at just about every video and forum I've seen to find a solution to this... I am on an iMac, without Team Fortress 2 installed, and after about 15 minutes of playing on Garry's Mod, it will close and I get that H2l message. It is not a...

5 Days Ago
by Joey6327 Go to last post
0 83
Help

gmod darkrp please help

recently i've purchased a darkrp server. When i enter GMod i can't find it anywhere! i have to use console to connect to the server.. before i had a dedicated server, and that worked fine! People could search and they would find it. but that is the...

5 Days Ago
by code_gs Go to last post
10 163
Help

Need Help With Getting Server to Connect

(Sorry if this is posted in the wrong area, I was trying to figure out if this was Help and Support or general discussion since it doesn't really consist of lua help or anything like that. Just dont ban me <3) So me and a friend are trying to get a Gmod...

5 Days Ago
by YourStalker Go to last post
8 250
Help

How do I make the Fresh Scoreboard display ranks such as 'Mod' on the 'Admins Online' section of the scoreboard?

I've tried IfMod but that just spews errors for me. What's the proper way to get it to work?

UFP
5 Days Ago
by YourStalker Go to last post
1 85
Help

Missing convar

Hi, I am done with my TTT Server and it works great! No missing textures, etc. But for some reason, when people join, they get the convar is not pointing to existing convar but I set the convars and set 1 & 0 value in server.cfg. Any help? Here are...

5 Days Ago
by YourStalker Go to last post
1 75
Help

Deathrun Playermodels and Weapons

So i own a deathrun server and i just wanted to know how to make it where deaths are a different playermodel and they have like a special weapon instead of a crowbar.

5 Days Ago
by YourStalker Go to last post
4 115
Help

Addons Not Downloading On Gmod This thread has images

Hello, My Steam ID is JustRezzy and/or EB Flames, about a week ago my Garry's Mod has decided to not download any addons even if I have subscribed to them on the workshop. I can't even subscribe to addons in-game. I have tried to verify game files...

5 Days Ago
by JustRezzy Go to last post
9 279
Help

God Awful Lag

I don't really know how to explain this... I host a server for someone on a home computer. About 5MB/s download, 700KB/s upload. The server has 32 slots, and is running ~30 addons. DarkRP turned Clone Wars RP. Usually ~25 people online. CPU usage...

5 Days Ago
by rocky123xo Go to last post
2 124
Help

solved DarkRP Server - Spawn with no job, reset money This thread has images

I've recently set up a dedicated server with custom jobs and all that and I've noticed, when you have connected for the first time and after server restarts, you have no money, no job but you can still choose the citizen class via the f4 menu. Money also...

6 Days Ago
by Pommy159 Go to last post
12 141
Help

Server "crashes" just for me

So I've been having this problem lately. I join a server, I play there for a while (This can range from 1 minute to 1 hour), and then I lose connection. I can disconnect and keep playing normally, however, when I verify integrity of game cache it says 1...

6 Days Ago
by JasonMan34 Go to last post
2 135
Help

How to set server ip

I purchased some ip's for my Vds, and i wanna know using steam cmd how i can pick the ip to use... its running windows 2012

6 Days Ago
by YourStalker Go to last post
1 110
Help

why does Gmod make my computer hot. and is overheating my graphics card witch makes the screen black

i dont know why but for some reason gmod and gmod only. overheats my computer i cant make it stop for 30secs by tabbing out or alt + ctrl + del it stops... im presuming you can help me because you helped me with my last problem very fast

6 Days Ago
by YourStalker Go to last post
2 128
Help

solved Lua Backdooring

Quick Question, How can i check downloaded lua files for backdoors ? Can i search a specific word or phrase ? or ??

6 Days Ago
by Cheese_3 Go to last post
3 144
Help

Gmods Built in flashlight, light has changed textures.

While playing Gmod I went to press f to activate the light from the original built in flashlight, not a addon, and the shape of the light was in the shape of an eyeball instead of its normal ring light. please help.

6 Days Ago
by Robotboy655 Go to last post
1 91
Help

Server Processor used 100% This thread has images

Hello , Since that evening my processor is used 100 % for no reason And when I close the server everything goes well, the cores of my CPU returns to normal Have you ever had a similar problem , or would you have a solution ? :/

6 Days Ago
by RealPark Go to last post
9 237
Help

Recent fading doors, materials and keypad issues

When a keypad is linked to a prop and the correct code is entered it goes invisible as normal but once the keypad hold length timer has run out the prop stays no collided and faded, any ideas why?

6 Days Ago
by ColeV2 Go to last post
0 65
Help

M9K Weapons falling through props and shipments. - Help please ! :D

Well, the title basically says it all. I am trying to figure out why my M9K weapons are falling through my props and shipments. If I am correct I know I can change the collision of M9K weapons but where exactly would I change this (If I actually can...

1 Week Ago
by ShouldvHadaV8 Go to last post
1 81
Help

Font Issue with in-game menu

I've been having this problem for a while and have chosen to ignore it. Now its just getting really annoying and i've looked everywhere on how to fix it win no success... http://i.imgur.com/tEMe7e2.jpg The font problem also happens on certain websites...

1 Week Ago
by APN Faulty Go to last post
1 131
Help

FastDL support (I dont know if this is the right thread so move if im wrong)

So basically im running a server on a windows box and i konw that i need to basically do the addfile.lua and etc... now once i did that step, how do i make it so people download everything? BTW I am using a web host...

1 Week Ago
by UberMensch Go to last post
6 143
Help

I need hardware help

I think this is the right forum to post in, no rules say I can't so please warn me if this is the wrong forum:/ Anyway, I'v been wanting to host servers and I want to use a dedicated server I want 3+ servers a website and Teamspeak The servers will be...

1 Week Ago
by Light_Magic Go to last post
0 102
Help

Mounting Issues

So I've Mounted CSS ep1,ep2 It did properly mount and I am able to use props and enteties from ep1 and ep2 BUT I cant spawn NPC's for some odd reason! Anyone knows why?

1 Week Ago
by TheReaper784 Go to last post
1 79
Help

Mac OS Crashes soon has you join a server

hello my name super my steam link is http://steamcommunity.com/id/Superhobos/ i run on Macintosh HD OS X, 1010.3 when ever i join any server it crashes after all addons are installed

1 Week Ago
by superhobo13 Go to last post
0 83
Help

solved GMod freezing my computer if I join a game in progress without the game running

If I attempt to join a game without Garry's Mod actually running, GMod seems to freeze up and cause my entire computer to be frozen until GMod eventually crashes or I restart my computer. After doing this, I have to verify my GMod files and 1 file always...

1 Week Ago
by FlutterRaeg Go to last post
1 119
Question

gmod sound doenst work(huge problem)

my gmod sound hasn't worked for about 3 years. the only sound i can hear is when people talk. yes i have cleaned my game. yes i have verified the integrity of the game. multiple times. yes i have deleted the garry's mod folder from steamapps. and yes i...

1 Week Ago
by clewis203 Go to last post
4 153
Help

How To Put More Ram into a SteamCmd Server?

I play on a desktop pc with 16gb of ram. I want to put more of that into my SteamCmd Gmod Server. Does anyone know how?

1 Week Ago
by mijyuoon Go to last post
2 165
Help

Server drops Client FPS to 15-20 after a while!

Hey my server drops FPS to the 15-20, i was wondering how i could fix this, it happens on a clients side as it seems to drop after a good 10 minutes. It doesn't drop everyone FPS at the same time, its only after the clients has join the game for a while....

1 Week Ago
by NexusRadical Go to last post
7 174