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Windows 7: WoW Lag Spike

19 May 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
[SOLVED] WoW Lag Spike

Hey everyone.

I have experienced lag spikes in WoW.
EVERY and I mean EVERY 30 sec or so I get like 5 sec of lag. I am able to run around and the dots on me is counting down (unless they reach 0, then they get stuck) and the other players CAN'T run.

I have already tested for spyware, tried to turn of WLAN AutoConfig (But then I can't connect to any internet), and even formatted my computer and reinstallted WoW.

This happened right after we changed our Internet Provider.

Anyone has a solution for this?

Thanks in advance.
Best regards


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20 May 2011   #2

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

probly go back to your first ISP...lotsa problems with WoW atm if the thread is anything to go by.
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20 May 2011   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by simmo View Post
probly go back to your first ISP...lotsa problems with WoW atm if the thread is anything to go by.
Actually I've found a solution !!!

DL'ed a program called WLAN Optimizer and ENABLED "Streaming Mode".. That too care of the problem! Not getting ANY lag spikes anymore
Hope that can help some others too
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20 May 2011   #4
TCG

 
 

There is a new setting in WoW for network load, I'm not sure exactly which patch this was initiated in but it was very recent. If you have a slower connection with possibly higher latency it's suggested that you turn this off. I'd be curious what your setting is and how it behaves on your new ISP.

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22 May 2011   #5

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

As mentioned I've already found a solution

But currently my "Optimize Network for Speed" option is enabled
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