Forum discussion tagged with Optimization.
  1. nxth-senppai

    Question Need a fix for stutters and overall lag on CSGO

    Been out of touch from CSGO for about 2 years. I installed it yesterday on my gaming laptop and was getting around 100 to 140 fps with a lot of dips. I tried using launch options and other fps cfgs) Used the Ulletical Benchmark map and got around 62 avg fps(which sucks){with all low settings}...
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    Build Advice Wanting to Ensure Optimization for Targeted Tasks

    Pcpartpicker List: PC Parts So I'm building a new gaming/Light workstation build and am curious of opinions on optimization and performance requirements. My target is as follows: 1) 1440p gaming at ideally 144hz but at least 60+ fps on high to max settings. (Raytracing would be nice but not...
  3. XiNHe77

    Question Higher than normal CPU Usage and less GPU usage in some games..How do I fix that?

    So I have a GTX 1650 SUPER paired with an i5 11400, and I'm having this problem for quite a while now that in some highly CPU demanded games like Assassin's Creed Origins or Assassin's Creed Odyssey(this problem is quite prominent in these two games but its also in some other CPU intensive games...
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    [SOLVED] Optimal vs Adaptive vs Maximum Performance ?

    Hello! Few days ago I watched a few videos and read a couple of topics where people recommend setting the Optimal parameter in Power Management mode instead of Maximum Performance. People who recommend it say that there is nothing terrible about it for games and it may even be better for...
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    Question GPU using 50% of available VRAM ? System optimization suggestions....?

    I have a intel i7-4770 (3.4Ghz) desktop which i use for stock trading with ThinkOrSwim. I have already conducted numerous searches for days on internet, and figured out that ThinkOrSwim (TOS) is a single threaded program old generation program with various limitations. So, the...
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    [SOLVED] Help needed for warzone + pc optimization

    Hello everyone, so my pc specs are : cpu 10400f mobo msi z490 A-pro ram crucial ballistix 16gb 4000mhz 16-18-18-38 gpu evga 980 ti sc+ acx 2.0 (OCED +125 core /...
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    [SOLVED] Be Quiet! Silent Base 802 - normal or inverted for optimal GPU airflow?

    Hi all, I have a very specific use case which is why I also have very specific needs for a PC case. I have broken the post down into sections, I hope it's helpful. I'm a fairly experienced builder, but my current PC is the first one where the components generate a significant amount of heat...
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    Question Windows 10 huge delay in games ?

    while playing online games there is huge delay in games. i play csgo on windows 10 but it feels like enemies running 1-2 sec ahead of me . i tried most of the tweaks on the internet but it still feels delayed. got frustrated and i tried pop os , saw reviews on youtube and i was able to...
  9. jmark101

    [SOLVED] Dont think my pc is optimized

    Hello, I have a Ryzen 7 2700x and an RTX 2070 along with 16 GB of ram on a b450m gaming plus motherboard. I have had this PC since about 2019, I always expected my graphics card and CPU to be able to run around 240 hz. However, even on low settings for some games, I have trouble reaching 200hz...
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    Question Anything I should do after switching from Intel to AMD

    So I just switched from Intel to AMD and it is working just as before without having to reinstall windows. Im just wondering if there is anything I should or could do to make things work optimally after the switch. I have already downloaded all drivers and reinstalling stuff is always good but...
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    [SOLVED] Carrying over parts from swap of i5-4690k to Ryzen 5 3600

    Hey guys, would appreciate the input as it has been almost 7 years since I built my rig. I am expecting a nice stream of used Zen 2 CPUs coming up for sale and was planning on buying one preferably with a mobo. Other than the memory which I will have to buy since I have DDR3 now, I will...
  12. Coagulous

    [SOLVED] Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Questions

    Trying not to lose my mind here. I bought this laptop maybe three years back. It was supposed to be a budget laptop and I still somewhat see it being that. Just after putting in more RAM and another SSD, of course. So these are the specs . System : Windows 10 64-bit 16384 MB 721.13 GB Storage...
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    [SOLVED] How to check for RFI

    I am wondering what tools I can use to check for RFI so I can optimize my WiFi. Any help is appreciated. Thank you
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    [SOLVED] Best Graphic setting for RDR2

    Hey guys how you doing!? So i just bought this game but the graphic settings are bothering me so bad There's some points! My gpu is 1060 6gb but when im playing this game just 3gb is used! 16 gb ram and core i3 9100f is used in almost half amount too! there's the problems! However the...
  15. K

    [SOLVED] First Build Optimization

    I'm looking at building my first PC in the next month or so, and I'm trying to optimize my build as much as I can. It's primarily for gaming and movies. I'd like to be able to run VR as well. Friend of mine has a cyberpower PC build from amazon that says comes with an i7-9700K, a 2070 Super and...
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    [SOLVED] i dont think my pc has its ssd activated.

    so i just bought a brand new pc for my brother from best buy its a cyberpower pc. its a ryzden 3700x with 2070 super and 2tbhhd and like 250gb ssd. so it has both, as u can tell from me buying a prebuild im pretty ignorant when it comes to pc but i do know a thing or 2 . so as soon as we get...
  17. ITPMJE

    Question Optimizing Minecraft And Java Not Utilizing CPU or GPU

    Okay... So... I can run 300+ frames in vanilla minecraft Java. I can run RLCraft with Sildurs shaders getting about 80/27 according to optifine with my render distance at 10 chunks. So... why does my CPU never use more that 50%? Specs: 9th Gen Intel I7-9750H 12MB Cache Nvidia Geforce GTX 1660...
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    Question Full Optimization

    Hi, my online alias is Zero/Zerothian. I've been a pc enthusiast for many years, and played video games since i was a child. I have had the same setup for quite a while now (about 5 years) and have tried to keep it up to date and done what i would say an average job at it. However I have had a...
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    Question Just bought a super fast gaming machine; can I get Windows to run faster?

    Hey everyone, New to Windows here so I'm just wondering how (if at all) I can get Windows to run faster? It runs ok, but start up is not super quick and apps take longer to start up than I expected. They aren't loading "slow" per-say, however, with the specs I have, I would assume they'd run a...
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    [SOLVED] Nvidia Control Panel Optimization for In-Game FPS Boost

    Are there any well experienced experts out there that can list the settings I should apply in Manage 3D "Settings>Global Settings" for the best in-game FPS I can get? Been struggling to find one myself.. I use a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660. Thanks ^^
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    Question GTA Not Running Like It Should Be

    So recently while I've been playing GTA V with my friends we all noticed that our GPUs were only using around 60 percent of it's power and that our CPUs were constantly fluctuating between 40 to 90 percent, and because of this me game often drops down to 40 fps which isn't unplayable (obviously)...
  22. BiggWigg92

    Question Nvidia GTX 1060 &1050 Optimization

    In short I want to optimize my rig and am looking for advice. I have a rig with two GPU's, one a GTX 1050Ti 4GB and the other a GTX 1060 6GB, both from EVGA. I want to optimize their performance together for a dual monitor 1080p setup. The motherboard is an Asus Z270 TUF Mk I, running a Core...
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    Question (GPU Overclock?) Looking to Boost Performance SLIGHTLY |BDO, Details Inside. TLDR at bottom

    So the drive to improve my performance slightly is inspired by one slightly suboptimally optimized game named BDO. What I am talking about is something very specific, and very 'small' in the grand sense of things. But I'd like to pick peoples brain and see if they think it is possible. So I'm...
  24. Raerayu

    [SOLVED] Best Windows 10 Changes to Make for Gaming?

    Just came back to windows 10 with my new mobo, ASUS Prime z270a, and seems like i'm missing a lot of settings to get everything out of my PC. What are the most necessary and optimal windows settings to change? I have high performance on. :)
  25. QwerkyPengwen

    overclocking i7 6700k

    I have a 6700k overclocked to 4.7ghz at 1.4v with LLC level 5. I am trying to go 4.8ghz and I naturally don't want to exceed 1.45v in my settings. But what I want to know is what should be my LLC setting 1-7 for attempting best balance between constant voltage and over volting? I have already...
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    J3C2F mb with MSI gtx 970 oc

    I have dell optiplex 790 mt and was wondering if I could fit a MSI gtx 970 in my pc
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    How future proof is this?

    Hi, I had a mac before I built my own pc. The mac was released in late 2009 and it still runs fine today for word and youtube, spotify etc., and thats nearly 8 years- impressive. It had a 3GHz intel core 2 duo, 4gb ram 1066mhz and a 500gb HDD @5400rpm. I want my build to last that long, and I...
  29. K

    Create Server networking

    I have to create a server network with 6 labs and 1000 computers. How many switches , connectors , cables do I need for that
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    Any Tom Clancy Wildlands Builds?

    I know the game hasn't come out yet but but this is my first time building a PC. What will you predict will be a good build for the game? I'm on a budget of $800 including Monitors and stuff but does anyone know a good build for at least recommended graphics? I will put up with shadows lowered a...
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    Is this a high end rig?

    I wish to know your opinion on the build i'm getting , could it play high end games??? Cpu : Intel Core I5 6600k 1151/3.5 Ghz/6mb S/d Motherboard : Asus Maximus Viii Hero Alpha Intel Z170 Socket 1151 Graphic card : GTX 980 Ti PSU : Corsair Rm1000 Full Modular 80+ Gold i hope to play all games...
  32. redxmoonx

    2 monitos 2 graphics cards

    i have two monitors connected to my 2 gtx970s thru HDMI problem is, only way for both to be on is either "activate all displays" which seems to disable SLI or "surround" which i dont particularly like.. is there a way to have both monitors on AND SLI? or am i missing something?
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    installed new mother board and now i can't install new windows

    hey guys! So i had to upgrade my motherboard (same chip) and once it was upgraded, i backed up all the files (even though windows kept crashing) and then i've formatted the computer to reinstall windows 8. Once completed, i've went through all the windows updates until one of the update somehow...
  34. J

    Installed new SSD, and now the sound doesn't work!

    Hello everyone, I installed a kingston SSD along side my old HDD. I installed windows 7 from the CD and got everything up and running. Except one problem. The sound doesn't work. If i boot from my old HDD the sound works, so it is not any of the hardware. I have Windows 7 64-bit. EVGA z68...
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    Visual studio 2013 ultimate update 3

    So i downloaded visual studio 2013 ultimate update 3 from torrent,but when i try to install it an error message pops up saying setup blocked ,this version of visual studio requires a computer with a newer version of windows . I have windows 7 ultimate(pirated) which recently got updates online...
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    changing motherboard, do i have to re-install windows?

    currently i have Asus m5a97 r2.0, and im going to get Asus M5A99FX PRO R2.0 soon, both have 950 southbridge chipset tho. so the question is, would i have to re-install windows after swap?
  37. J

    A CPU to compliment my gtx 770

    Hello, I recently got a gtx 770 as an upgrade and was just wondering about what kind of CPU upgrade to get because I feel bad that I may be bottlenecking my graphics with the AMD FX 6100 Six Core Processor 3.30 GHZ that I have. My current motherboard has an am3+ socket which I bought about 2...