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Windows 7: game performance becomes slow/jerky

16 Oct 2010   #1
shinu

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game performance becomes slow/jerky

i have an hp dv5 1006ax laptop with windows 7.
my problem is, the game performance becomes slow/jerky (not smooth) when power is unplugged. i tried changing my power plans. but no use.
when it is plugged in it works smooth.
i have ATI Radeon HD 3400 on it

please help


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16 Oct 2010   #2
Pusspa

 
 

can u be more specific about the power plan changes you made? for instance, did you change the on battery settings to be the same as plugged in?
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16 Oct 2010   #3
shinu

windows 7
 
 

i changed it to best performance and reduced the contrast..
is that what you meant. or else can you be specific
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17 Oct 2010   #4
Pusspa

 
 

sure, have you tried changing this setting to 100%


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17 Oct 2010   #5
shinu

windows 7
 
 

No i didnt try... Thanks
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17 Oct 2010   #6
Pusspa

 
 

did that fix it?
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17 Oct 2010   #7
shinu

windows 7
 
 

no sir.. Any thing else
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17 Oct 2010   #8
shinu

windows 7
 
 

it runs absolutely smooth when plugged in

but its terrible when unplugged


please help
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18 Oct 2010   #9
Pusspa

 
 

maybe there is a bios setting that changes the cpu speed when on batteries that overrides windows settings?
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18 Oct 2010   #10
shinu

windows 7
 
 

yes but its not there on my laptop


please help somehow
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