windows 10

  1. N

    Windows windows not appearing as a platform to build an exe from

    i have spent over an hour trying to find a single bit of information on this problem. i am unable to change my build platform to windows. the only options i have are test and opera gx. i am new to gms and i do have the free version. if anyone can help me it would be very appreciated
  2. KyleRansford

    GMS 2.3+ PS4 DualShock 4 Suddenly not Working when connected by Bluetooth?

    Hello, a PS4 controller I have has been working on my game, but, recently, within just a few days, I've noticed that it has just stopped working. I'm pretty sure the PS4 DualShock 4 itself is still working, because it connects to Windows 10 and in the debug log in GameMaker Studio 2, it shows...
  3. P

    GMS 2.3+ New update is having issue with JPG files

    Hi. I am using the latest update of GameMaker Studio 2 on my Windows 10. Since the last update, am I the only one who cannot import JPG files and getting this error? The PNG files are working normally, but I can't add JPG files in my GMS2. Am I the only one?
  4. y Acid

    GMS 2.3+ game_restart but restarting on other room rather than the top room order one

    So, I recently started using GameMaker Studio 2, and also programming on its language, so, to help me out, I looked up a tutorial on how to make a game, and found the GML GameMaker tutorial "Your first game", where you build a game called Space Rocks, and after 2-3 days "making" the game, I...
  5. V4NTT4BL4CK

    Windows Collision and Drag & Drop problems

    I was trying to use Drag & Drop following a tutorial on YT, but when I ran the "game" I get an error on my screen and I don't know how to solve it
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    Windows Working directly from Google Drive (desktop) pops up warning

    Hi Gamemakers! My Gamemaker Studio 2 projects live in Google Drive. I use the desktop version for Windows 10 and, until recently, everything worked just fine. Just within the last week, Google updated it's desktop program, and now Gamemaker is constantly popping up the following message: It...
  7. T

    Mac OSX GameMaker Studio 2 on Macbook M1

    Hey!! I'm planning to buy a Macbook, but I'm confused about some things: - Do i need to have developer license for bulding and publishing a game on mac.(except for mac app store, app store..) - If i develop on mac, can i transfer my project directly to windows to build and publish my game on...
  8. M

    Windows Started game in OS X, moved to Windows and now none of my objects show up

    So for the past few weeks I've been making my game on OS X, and everything is running just fine. I can run the game in GM and create an executable for Mac. I wanted to create an exe, so I moved all the project file over to my Windows tower. However, now when I run the game or create an...
  9. Pelican Police

    SOLVED [GMS YYC] Batch file not found at Visual Studio path

    I'm having trouble trying to get YYC to work on windows 10. I've followed everything people said to do in this discussion: but I just get this error: If I do a manual search in that folder, there are plenty of batch files...
  10. KyleRansford

    UWP UWP Game Won't Start - Just Blinks Then Quits

    I'm not sure if this is a particular bug, but for some reason after I have set up things required in the UWP game options, (as detailed in the help articles) when I press play to run the game on Windows it compiles for a minute or two, then it comes up like it's going to run, then all of a...
  11. M

    Question - D&D Scripts keep disappearing

    Hello everyone, Huge newbie here, literally just started today so please, talk to me like I'm stupid so I understand :D I've been following Slyddar's tutorials on Youtube to make a game on GameMaker and, at some point, it is recommended to cut/paste your lines of code you've written in your...
  12. T

    Windows PS4 Controller via bluetooth not working with GMS2

    Hey, I have a weird problem. When I connect a PS4 controller to my Windows 10 laptop via USB it works just fine in GMS2. But when I connect it with Bluetooth, GMS2 detects it (with "gamepad_get_description") and says it is connected (with "gamepad_is_connected") but it does not register any...
  13. H

    Windows Background problem

    I've heard that some people has a similar problem, but the thing is, I actually did unistall the antivirus and add the program to the ignore list to the firewall, but the problem still happens. The problem appeared since the last update, before, I could just put an object in the room, and then...
  14. 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 =...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...