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Welcome! This is the best place to start if you want to know more about how Shadow works and/or are in need of some troubleshooting.
If you can't find your problem on the Wiki, or have any question with anything Shadow related please join the designated discord!
- How does Shadow work?
- Can I run Shadow?
- H.264 vs H.265
- Good Practices
- How to ask for help on Discord
- Keyboard shortcuts for Shadow client
- Official: How to set up a custom resolution (ie.: sometimes needed for 144hz, etc.)
- How to back up your Shadow - Our Guide / tips
- How to back up your Shadow OFFICIAL
- Extra third party storage
- ADVANCED: Build your own storage server
- Extra audio enhancement software EQ
- USB Forwarding with VirtualHere
- Diagnose network connection, packet loss, how to use WinMTR/mtr
- Quickly change resolution with shortcuts/icons
- How to transfer your files
- Cannot connect to the Shadow PC
- Lagging or freezing?
- Image looks blurry or pixelated
- Windows Updates
- Using a microphone
- Using a webcam
- Stuttery audio
- Game requires driver version YYY
- Can't login on the app
- My resolution is weird/doesn't fit my screen (black borders)/I want a stetched resolution
- Windows Update: Changed language to English (or whatever), but Shadow is still in French
- Windows Update: Cannot install .NET framework 3.5
- Shadow Ghost: Update process stuck