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  • Android: Using The Amazon IAPs Extension

    In this article we'll be looking at how you create and test In App Purchases (IAP) in your Android apps for the Amazon Store. The methods shown in this guide require GameMaker 2.2.4 runtimes or new...

  • How To Change Your IDE/Manual Language (And Even Create Your Own)

    GameMaker is by default in English (UK). However, it also supports translating the entire IDE and the manual into a range of other languages, which you can select from at any time: Brazilian Portu...

  • How to provide a tracert report

    When you are unable to reach one of our web-servers we may ask you to provide a tracert report ("traceroute") for that server, which is simply a list of the machines (called "hops") in between your...

  • How to download Visual Studio versions older than 2019

    With the release of Visual Studio 2019, Microsoft have taken the opportunity to clean their front-and-centre Visual Studio website of links to older versions. However, GameMaker Studio 1.4 and Game...

  • Windows 7 users may need to install an Windows Update package to fix certificate issues

    Windows 7 nowadays has issues with its root trust certificate, seeing as Microsoft stopped supporting Windows 7 a long time ago. Accordingly, you may find that GameMaker will say that it cannot rea...

  • Android: Compiling Your App

    This article outlines the process of compiling your GameMaker project into an Android .aab or .apk file which can then be uploaded to one of the multiple Android stores (like Google Play or Amazon)...

  • (Windows Users) CMD does not start, causes builds to fail

    If you have an issue with the command line tool on Windows you may see the line "The screen cannot be set to the number of lines and columns specified." in your compile log and you will see your ga...

  • How to provide a DXDiag or System Information report

    If you're asked on a bug issue to provide us a DXDiag (Windows) or System Information (macOS) report, this is how to generate that file we require. First, we'll cover Windows users, but scroll down...

  • How To Download GameMaker's Runtime Tools Without Using the IDE

    There is the ability for you to manually download GameMaker runtimes for cases when restricted internet access or very slow speeds will cause the automatic download attempt within the IDE to have i...

  • Setting Up For Ubuntu

    In this article we give the required steps to get the Ubuntu platform up and running in both the Windows and Mac IDEs.   Please see the Ubuntu section of our Required SDKs FAQ for current informati...