FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
Network and Multiplayer
- No servers in serverlist?!
- What to do about lags?
- How to play in LAN?
- Ping? Latency? Ping Timeout?
- I can't login! 'Trying to login'/'Failed to login!'You have to use a valid & activated UnrealSoftware.de account to login in-game!
Too many failed logins - wait for at least 15 minutesCS2D will automatically decline any login attempt after several failed logins. This is a protection against brute-force attacks. Please wait at least 15 minutes and try again afterwards! Do NOT try to login during those 15 minutes!
Firewalls - configure/disable them!
- CS2D needs full internet access for the login to work!
- Configure/disable all software firewalls (if you have any)
- Configure/disable all hardware firewalls (if you are using a router or comparable hardware)
- Configure/disable the Windows firewall (if you are using Windows)
Password file somehow damaged - remove it
- Quit CS2D
- Go to the folder where you installed/extracted CS2D
- Open the sub-folder "sys"
- Delete the file "usgn_pw.dat" in that folder
- Start CS2D
- Enter your correct password again in the settings and see if it works!
Other important points - check account and U.S.G.N. state
- Make sure that you are using your UnrealSoftware.de user name and password
- Make sure that your account is activated and working (login at UnrealSoftware.de)
- Open the console for detailed error information
- Maybe the U.S.G.N. is down. Check the state at USGN.de (try again later if it's down)
Other possible solutions - restart stuff
- Restart CS2D
- Restart your PC
- Disconnect from the internet and reconnect
- Restart your router
- Pause all uploads/downloads and quit programs which are using the internet
- Re-install CS2D to another location (do NOT install to C:\program files!)
Nothing helps? Try to change your password!
- Login at UnrealSoftware.de
- Open the profile (link is at the top right corner of the page)
- Click "Change Password" and change your password
- Change the password in CS2D as well and close CS2D afterwards
- Wait at least 5 minutes
- Start CS2D and try to log in with your new password!
Forgot your password/account data? No Problem!Just visit www.UnrealSoftware.de/recover!
- How do I create my own server? What is a listen/dedicated server? What is rcon?
- I want to host a game. What's my IP?
- Is there a dedicated server software for CS2D?
- Nobody joins/sees my server
- My server is not in the serverlist
- I want a 24/7 online server! Why does my server disappear when I shut down my PC?
- I want to rent a server for CS2D! What is important?
- Can I use my webspace/website/FTP-space/Dropbox/iCloud/blog/other crazy shit to host a server?
- Why is my server only in the LAN tab? I want it to be online!
- CS2D closes itself
- The game says that I'm a cheater/hacker! Why?
- Memory Access Violation
- Graphics Mode XXX does not work!
- Failed to load ...
- There is only a black screen?! / I just see some squares?!
- Screen resolution problems
- Blurred graphics
- How to install/start CS2D?
- Why does CS2D run slowy/why does it lag?
- I downloaded custom skins/sounds! How to restore the original file(s)?
- Sniper weapons: What's the advantage of the zoom-mode?!
- Why does my server change the map without prompting?
- How do I make a custom spraylogo?
- What is "U.S.G.N." / What is this login stuff?
- Why are there so many ads on CS2D.com!?
- Why should I play CS2D when there is CS in 3D?
- Who made CS2D?