lag

Forum discussion tagged with lag.
  1. Thyalex

    Question Getting input lag when gaming but not when doing other stuff (google,word,etc) ?

    Helped a friend upgrade his PC with a new gpu and psu everything is running good except the fact that when he tries to play a game he gets input lag from his keyboard and mouse when gaming only. When he doesnt game its fine, any help ?
  2. G

    Question Higher End PC struggles with Multitasking and can't play a number of games

    Hey all! I recently made a few upgrades to my old PC due to some RAM issues, and now despite the amount of money I've put into it, is running worse than it did before. My computer struggles with basic multitasking, often having to close my browser while gaming as it ends up lagging out the game...
  3. H

    Question Is this my CPU or my graphics card?

    I have an old computer I use for a game from the 90's called EverQuest. EverQuest still puts out DLC content so my computer is really aged out. Its a Ryzen 2200g and has a GeForce GT 710. I'm getting some lag, mostly in 72 man raids when there's a lot of particles. Task manager says EverQuest...
  4. M

    Question Laggy mouse on windows pop ups

    Hi, I am having trouble with a new system I built and I can't seem to find any help online (although this may be as I am struggling to describe it in a search). My mouse appears to move normal across any given application, however when this app opens up a sub window, the mouse appears laggy and...
  5. BurningLaptopSOS

    Question Entire laptop starts lagging like crazy upon playing game

    I'm using a ASUS TUF GAMING 2020 FA506IU model, im having an issue where my laptop runs smooth without any issue, until i decided to play a game, the laptop still works fine in the game menu, but after i enter the actual game (Genshin Impact and Dota 2 in my case), after a few minutes or...
  6. E

    Question GPU behaves weirdly after repaste ?

    To start with, I want to state that before doing any of this, my GPU was perfectly fine, with no odd behavior whatsoever. I've recently bought a used graphics card (yes, I know) as my previous one had died and I obviously needed a replacement since I couldn't live with a gt 730. Despite it...
  7. M

    Question Mouse lag on start up

    Hello! So I've got a problem where when I sign into the computer as in sign into windows my mouse has this weird stutter lag which happens I'd say about 95% of the time when signing in. I've tried swapping my GPU and RAM but same issue occurs, all drivers are up to date. not really sure what...
  8. jcarter12

    [SOLVED] PC slow after clean install (

    Hello! Long story short: My PC has always ran great with no slowness in or out of games. Had a network outage in our area. Came home and had issues with the PC not recognizing that the ethernet cable was plugged in (ethernet not getting IP from modem) (Note: In hindsight issue was not PC)...
  9. J

    Question HARDWARE UPGRADE MADE THINGS WORSE? I literally bought a brand new GPU, a new 144hz monitor and my games run WORSE than prior to the upgrade. What?

    So here goes my ignorant self asking for help with this problem that makes no logical sense whatsoever.. I was playing Apex Legends (lowest settings) and League of Legends (max settings w/o shadows) on 60+ fps, all the time, no frame drops even when a lot of effects are in place, never had a...
  10. annkr

    Question GPU Temps rise then black screen

    Hi, I am having trouble with my gaming PC crashing. At first it started to switch off after the game getting laggy and then randomly switching off I have checked the temps and the usage. When its about to crash its 100% and around 105 degrees celcius CPU was around staying around 45 degrees and...
  11. T

    Question After Bios Update + Cpu Upgrade, fps has dropped Significantly, even in light weight games.

    First off here are my specs: OS: Win 10 mobo: Asus prime x470 cpu: and Ryzen 9 5900x (old one was 7 2900x) Gpu: gigabyte gtx 1080 G1 cooler: Corsair icue h100i elite capellix. Memory: 48 gb ram; 2 16gb and 2 8gb Corsair vengeance DDR4. Psu: evga super nova 850 g2, 80+ gold 850w So I had my...
  12. xBlueSugar

    Question When i playing minecraft with 100+fps and i feel lagging

    When i playing in hypixel i got 200fps but i feel the screen is lagging. and i tried in singleplayer open a world and i got 1000fps .but is still lagging ,sometimes will drop to like 200 fps.
  13. A

    [SOLVED] Can't play online multiplayer games on new phone's mobile hotspot.

    TL;DR online multiplayer games can't be played if I share internet from my new phone but everything else works, If i use another device for sharing I can play. Hey, so yesterday I got myself a new phone, a Xiaomi 11T and thats where the problems started. I used to have a K20 Pro which is the...
  14. L

    Question My PC is dying PLS HELP

    my specs are Cpu Amd fx 9590 Gpu msi GeForce 1060 6 gb gaming x Motherboard asrock 970a-g/3.1 Psu evga 700 b 80 plus bronze Cpu cooler thermaltake water 3.0 240 argb sync tt premium edition Storage multiple ssds and hdds Ram 24 gb My problems. I built this pc in let’s say 2016 Only played rust...
  15. B

    Question I'm COMPLETELY stumped. Please help.

    My best friend Has a stock 2080 TI, plays in 2k, just as I do, We both have the same CPU, I-9 10900k, both watercooled. I have 32gb of DDR4 ram at 3000 MHZ, he has half of that, not sure of the MHz. He has a Stock 2080TI, I have a "Zotac GAMING GeForce RTX 3070 Twin Edge OC" We both played "The...
  16. M

    Question Computer freezes when I alt-tab from games ?

    It always happens when i alt tab because my discord audio stops working. I can open applications etc. but they all freeze and dont work. Computer turns off only when using a hard shutdown. I thought it was something with the computer overheating but the temps are just fine. I tried looking...
  17. Lucas G

    Question Stutters after overclocking my CPU?

    Hi, I have a Ryzen 5 2400G, running at 3.9 GHz and 1.344 V. This is after I overclocked. I've noticed that when I open applications my mouse and system stutters and lags. This hasn't happened before so I was wondering if it may be due to my overclock, if so I would love some help on how to fix...
  18. egorka13

    Question CPU sometimes stuck on 0.90 GGz or 1.98 GGz (and generally works slower)

    Hey everyone! I'm just desperate at this point. A bit of specs before describing the problem: Laptop: Samsung np355v4c. (amd a10 4600m) AMD Radeon HD 7670M / AMD Radeon HD 7660G I have a SSD for 8 months, works great. 12GB of RAM. I changed thermopaste a year ago and for the last 2-3 weeks...
  19. V

    Question Random Stuttering in FFXIV

    Hi, good afternoon! As the post title says, since around a week or two ago or so I've been having stuttering issues with FFXIV, where just running around makes the fps drop down to around 15 or so for a few seconds and then it goes back up to normal, but it's slowly been getting worse, and...
  20. H

    Question Other applications lag while playing some games in full screen

    I am having an issue where I will be playing games and watching a youtube video on my second monitor and the game will run at 144 fps and be perfectly smooth but the video will be lagging and frame dropping heavily. Most noticeably on For Honor. I opened up task manager and saw that my cpu and...
  21. K

    Question CPU lag spikes and temp drops whenever being used

    Been dealing with this problem for quite a while, whenever i play any game (such as csgo or valorant, the non-heavy and heavy games alike) my cpu lags at regular intervals, about every 5-10 seconds and fps dips by a large amount. e.g: playing valorant at 120 fps, lag occurs, fps drops to 40-50...
  22. RoberRaik

    Question Stutters every exact minute in Fortnite

    Hi, i recently switched from a RX 480 to a 6600XT and a Corsair RM750 thinking that all of my problems should be gone, but I can't get rid of these stutters, I tried a lot of things without result, they last about 100-200ms and happens every exact minute. PC specs: - CPU: Ryzen 5 1600 AF (No...
  23. InfurnoHD

    Question Lag when hovering desktop icons

    Hi guys. My desktop icons are very laggy. This also applies to whenever I drag the selection box over a bunch. Check the video to see what I mean. I've heard that it might be due to the virtual memory being set too low, so i manually increased it, all the way from min. 16GB to max 32GB for all...
  24. S

    Question Games micro-stuttering for seemingly no reason ?

    Msi After Burner During A Sea Of Thieves Gaming session Whenever I play games most of them micro-stutter without loss of fps. so if fps is around 144 the game micro stutters to 140 fps. monitoring the game through MSI afterburner and the stats look fairly normal, besides the frame time stat. now...
  25. J

    Question FPS drops with RTX 2080 Super + i5-8600K ?

    Recently started Tarkov (not light i know) and getting very low FPS, even tho on a 'high fps' config. I've also struggled a LOT on light games, for example when i played Paladins and TF2 i was getting constant FPS drops to the 60-70 FPS region when engaging in fights. I built this expensive ass...
  26. Brevlada

    Question Stuttering FPS during gaming

    Hey, so I've been having issues for a while now with stuttering/unstable, and sometimes even quite low FPS (during certain games) while gaming. I think I have a pretty decent PC, so I'm not sure what could be causing these issues. My specs CPU - AMD Ryzen 7 2700 8 core processor + Wraith Spire...
  27. Demonrise

    Question Dual Monitor Lag

    I've recently upgraded my computer by quite the bit and now I'm having troubles??? I don't quite understand how/why. Old Specs Motherboard: ROG Crosshair VII CPU: Ryzen 1700X 8 Core 16 Threads GPU: MSI 1080ti RAM: G.Skill DDR4 3200 PSU: Thermaltake 1050W Plat New Specs Motherboard: MSI MPG X570...
  28. T

    Question Graphics Card Suddenly Lagging Intermittently

    My computer has been running fine since I built it in 2019 up until yesterday. Out of nowhere, video games that used to run very smoothly were now lagging intermittently. In addition to that I've had a lot of graphical issues piled on in one day. To make things easier these are the states of my...
  29. Question fixing what looks like "lag"

    I rarely post anywhere and just looking for help to try and figure out why things are the way they are Been playing a lot of infinite recently and have been experiencing alot of deaths around corners or, my favorite hiting someone with the scewer and watching them walk away after killing me...
  30. X

    Question I get lags, but only in games. I think its because of packet loss. How do I fix it?

    Hello, about half a year ago i started getting lags in video games. My internet speeds and ping are decent. Lags occur only when I'm playing games. When I get a lag, the game stops reacting to my input, and players walk in a place of freeze. I often get notifications in game saying "poor...
  31. ElvenMage

    Question Help with Underperforming Computer; Benchmarks already done

    My computer has been massively underperforming for a while and while I was playing a stuttering game today I finally snapped and ran tons of tests to see what was wrong. My specs are as follows: i5 7400 1060 3gb 2x4gb 2400 MHz RAM (HP 580-023w) The first thing I tried was userbenchmark after...
  32. R

    Question Cpu, boot and vga led flashing in a row on motherboard?

    Hi, everyone Can someone help me? My pc worked fine until today because when i wanted to turn it on the bios was very laggy and i didnt even got to the windows screen. I looked into the computer and i saw red lights flashing. After a short web surfing i discovered that motherboard have led...
  33. sorken

    Question Huge GPU usage and FPS drop in CSGO with using GTX 2080super

    Hi, I have huge problem with FPS drop in CSGO, GPU load is nearly 100% (98-100%) when playing which is causing huge FPS drops. When checking TechZ I see that the GPU clock, memory clock, GPU load and Bus Interface load is pretty much maxed out. I've tried different drivers, different video...
  34. wooziefub

    [SOLVED] What causes texture loss?

    Hello, so im experiencing texture loss/streaming issues in certain games that take up a lot of space. The textures dont load/i clip through buildings/roads. Anyone know what could be the cause of that? Thank you :) These are my specs: https://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/50090263
  35. D

    Question High End PC Windows Slow and non-responsive

    Hi all, I have a very high end PC and all was well until I recently upgraded the CPU from a Ryzen 5 5600X to an Intel i9-12900K. Rest of my specs are: Gigabyte Z690 Gaming X 32GB (4x8GB) G.Skill RipJaws V red DDR4-3600 DIMM CL19-20-20-40 AMD 6800XT Corsair CV750W The problem is when gaming...
  36. S

    Question micro stutters/freeze in valorant(hwinfo logs) i tried a lot. pls help

    short youtube link showing the mini freeze: View: https://youtu.be/34vU8af0zRw i5 6600k gtx970 8gb ram game running on ssd with enough free space, there is a hdd on my pc that if i game on him i experience stutters too. for some reason its on my ssd as well just less frequent. ssd is kingston...
  37. A

    Question Games feel laggy even on high FPS

    Okay so here goes, All my games used to run very smoothly even on 60fps till a couple of months back when every game I played below 144fps started to feel laggy/choppy. I tried every basic solution internet had to offer but had no luck with them. My specs back then were:- Acer 144hz monitor (no...
  38. S

    Question GPU usage drops and causes stutter

    Hello, as the title suggests, im having a hard time with gpu usage drops that cause stutters in certain games while in others i dont experience such problems my current specs are: i7 9700k corsair h75 aio gtx 1050 2gb 16gb ddr4 2666mhz b365 gigabyte mobo corsair tx 550m 80+gold psu 1tb nvme m.2...
  39. Osoa

    [SOLVED] GPU and CPU never reach 100% despite games not reaching 60 fps and having lag spikes.

    For example - Witcher 3. My fps is fine for the majority of the game but when I reach an intesive area such as Novigrad, my FPS drops and I experience lag spikes. Issue is that both the CPU and GPU aren't using their full potential - only around 45-70%. This is annoying as I feel like I have...
  40. E

    Question I just bought a used Ryzen 5 3600, good FPS but game feels a bit choppy ?

    Hey guys, (Specs below) This is my first time posting on here. I've been a PC gamer for about 15 years and never really got into PC parts before recently. I bought a used computer 2 years ago and everything was fine. Few days ago, I bought an used Ryzen 5 3600 on FB marketplace to replace my...