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  1. Y

    Tile Collisions, how can I improve on this

    function onGround() { //grab the layer id var lay_id = layer_get_id("Tiles_1") //grab the tile set id var map_id = layer_tilemap_get_id(lay_id) var grounded = tilemap_get_at_pixel(map_id,x,bbox_bottom+vel_y) var onWall =...
  2. VincentHellberg

    Windows Games runs slow after windows update on both GMS 1.4 and GMS 2

    Hello! So I've been working on a game for about 5 years in Game maker Studio 1.4 (I use Game Maker Studio 2 as well). The game has never had any lag or frame-drops. The overall performance for the game have always been working great. Until this morning. Apparently windows decided to update...
  3. S

    Windows Problem accessing vital system folder on windows 10

    Hello, I just purchased GMS2 on Steam and can't wait to check it out, however I got a message while loading that says: "Game Maker Studio 2 is unable to access vital system folder" (see attachment) and shows the common c:/users/username/documents/GameMakerStudio 2. I changed folder permissions...
  4. Menik

    Emitter sound check [Solved]

    Hi this has been a bit of a head-scratcher for me. I'm able to get emitters and listeners to work. My problem is: when is it appropriate to free an emitter? I want to check somehow if an emitter is playing a sound, and if not then I want to free it. How do you check if a specific emitter is...
  5. leewmv

    Windows I can't run my game on gamemaker 2 :(

    I use a 30-day trial version, but I still have 26 days to finish, but I also can't run my games ... I've tried to reinstall the program, updated the windows drivers, disabled my antivirus, but nothing has helped ' - ' when I press "Run" it appears: "cmd" /c subst Z...
  6. puckilie

    Question - IDE Can't export to zip and / or installer

    hi, i tried jumping back into GMS2 today. I installed GMS2, got the basic settings in and installed git for source control. i made a super basic circle as a player and everything worked out while testing. Then i wanted to try and export the game (just to see if it works) and from there on it...
  7. TRaFuGa

    Legacy GM Windows 10 ERROR: Don't Save and don't RUN!!!!

    No puedo guardar ni ejecutar el proyecto. Ejecuto GM con permisos de administrador pero al pulsar F5 (RUN) me muestra este error: ------------------------- I cannot save or run the project. I run GM with administrator permissions but pressing F5 (RUN) shows me this error: (Windows) Compile...
  8. Zuurix

    SOLVED YYC - Attempting to run the game deletes Visual Studio batch file

    Hey all, Attempting to run the game with YYC fails with this in the Output: At the same time as the message pops-up, that required batch file (vcvars32.bat) disappears. If I try to run the game again, I get this: Which makes sense because batch file does not exist anymore. I tried...
  9. B

    Windows Sprite Color Issue

    Hi ! My problem seems to be in link with Windows 10 but I don't know, when I draw a sprite (re-imported most of the time), the real sprite color seems to be replaced by a strange blue, I removed everything in the room except an empty object with a color gradient sprite and it's doing the same...
  10. A

    Windows Windows pop-ups after pressing RUN [SOLVED]

    This is very sily post (as it should be, it's my first ^_^), anyway: any time I try to run my game, by pressing run button or F5 windows shows this pop-up on the right of the screen: It's in polish, don't bother translate it. In my system options, all notifications are turned off, yet only...
  11. A

    Windows Help with fullscreen stuff!

    Hi! I'm making my first game ever and it will be shown at an art exhibition, here in Finland. Is there anyway to make sure, that player can't leave the game when it's in fullscreen (the game will be played on windows 10) I was wondering that can I disable windows own shortcuts, like alt + f4...
  12. W

    Windows [RESOLVED] "Made with GameMaker Studio 2" splash screen won't go away while testing

    Howdy. I have a big issue that involves the "Made with GameMaker Studio 2" splash screen. Every time I try to test my project, the screen won't go away. In fact, there is nothing there to be tested! I can't do anything at all except stare at the stupid screen. I ran it in debug mode and the...
  13. Etendo

    Question - Code Trouble with multiplayer controls

    Hey there, so I started this simple block game in GM2 and added lan to it. All that fully works, creating a server, connecting, ect, but I cannot figure out the controls for the other computer. The game uses the mouse, and it makes it the first player on both computers. Is there any way to...
  14. L

    UWP GMS2 UWP Games and Apps on Windows 10 IOT Core ?

    Hello, I'm just wondering if anyone has tried developing and testing some GMS2 UWP Games and Apps on Windows 10 IOT Core ? If yes, do they work nice and smooth ? Do the extensions and touch / gesture functions work properly as intended ? I'm planing to create an retro arcade-like kiosk for...
  15. F

    Legacy GM Movement while in textbox bug.

    Okay so there is a variable that controls when the player can move, but I also have four other variables that control it, is there a way to make them not conflict each other? I can provide code if needed.
  16. Mythi.T

    GMS 2 Making a object "instance" made out of multiple instances

    I know the title seems wack as hecc, but I will explain what I am looking for now, as the I can't do that in one sentence. So, take the flash game "Galaxy Siege 3" as my example LINK: https://www.silvergames.com/en/galaxy-siege-3 The ship you control in this game is made out of separate blocks...
  17. R

    Windows Can't create the executable for my game

    When I try to create the executable of my game, the following error appears: I have the platform configurated for windows: I have my .bat file with the right path: Here it is: What could be wrong?? I have done everything I know to try and fix this but to no avail.
  18. MrOut

    Discussion Using 8 Xbox One controllers simultaneously?

    Hello there, I'm looking for some technical stuff with regard to Xinput controllers, Game Maker and Windows 10. I know from fact that Windows 10 can recognise a maximum of 8 XInput controllers connected simultaneously and I know Game Maker reserve the first 4 gamepad slots to Xinput...
  19. P

    Windows My project won't open on a certain computer

    I have 2 computers that I use, both are windows 10. When I put the game folder on a flash drive and move it from computer A to computer B, it works fine and I can open the file. When I go from B to A, the file doesn't open. I don't get any error messages, it just stays on the welcome page. I can...
  20. ArcadeVeteran

    Save the Oceans - a fun blaster for PC and Mac - now with added source code!

    Hi there GameMakers, I would be very grateful if you could check out my very first game, Save the Oceans! Currently in Beta, it's available to download free for Windows and Mac at : https://cullitech.itch.io/save-the-oceans Story. With the world gone to pot, and nobody giving a hoot about...
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