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Forum: Gaming 25 Apr 2010
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
If you still have issues after disabling your...

If you still have issues after disabling your soundcard this not a thread that will be able to solve your issue. I recommend you create a new thread.
Forum: Gaming 28 Feb 2010
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
um, no.

um, no.
Forum: Gaming 05 Jan 2010
Replies: 4
Views: 1,921
Posted By pinstripe
try disabling aero and visual themes. your specs...

try disabling aero and visual themes. your specs are a little marginal.
Forum: Gaming 05 Jan 2010
Replies: 27
Views: 3,784
Posted By pinstripe
Maybe a long shot, but what happens when you...

Maybe a long shot, but what happens when you disable your sound device in Device Manager?
Forum: Gaming 05 Jan 2010
Replies: 27
Views: 3,310
Posted By pinstripe
What happens if you disable your audio device in...

What happens if you disable your audio device in device manager?
Forum: Gaming 30 Dec 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
@qberty: that's pretty much the first thing i...

@qberty: that's pretty much the first thing i tried. unfortunately it produced problems with the sound as a side effect. if it works for you then, great.

@ozirus: it's likely microsoft's problem....
Forum: Gaming 29 Dec 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
"A" in hex is equal to 10 in decimal. ...

"A" in hex is equal to 10 in decimal.

@qberty: I suspect you solved the problem by creating a really high limit of packets that could go through without being throttled.

@silverharrison: change...
Forum: Gaming 28 Dec 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
I'm glad that worked for you, but that article...

I'm glad that worked for you, but that article has a typo. Microsoft specifically mentions it is, in fact, 8 Fs. How to use the throttling mechanism to control network performance in Windows Vista...
Forum: Gaming 26 Dec 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
if you disable your sound device and the problem...

if you disable your sound device and the problem persists, you are experiencing another issue and this fix will not work for you. i would suggest starting a new thread specific to your problem for...
Forum: Gaming 23 Dec 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
I mean, with Windows 7 your CPU may be too weak....

I mean, with Windows 7 your CPU may be too weak. Are we talking about 1.6 or Source? My old laptop with a celeron (slightly slower than yours) had a hard time running even 1.6 on an XP machine.
Forum: Gaming 22 Dec 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
Still lagging.[/QUOTE] Is that network...

Still lagging.[/QUOTE]

Is that network latency or framerate drop? Honestly, your CPU may simply be too weak.
Forum: Gaming 22 Dec 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
So what happens when you disable your sound...

So what happens when you disable your sound device entirely in device manager?
Forum: Gaming 18 Dec 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 4,842
Posted By pinstripe
Just double-checking, did you try the solution in...

Just double-checking, did you try the solution in this thread? What have you tried specifically?

http://www.sevenforums.com/gaming/31980-lag-online-games-windows-7-a.html
Forum: Gaming 18 Dec 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
What are your actual hardware specs? Is the fps...

What are your actual hardware specs? Is the fps drop consistent or intermittent? Make sure you remember to reboot after applying the registry fix. Make sure your registry looks like this with the...
Forum: Gaming 16 Dec 2009
Replies: 15
Views: 14,930
Posted By pinstripe
Just double click on the entry. a little box will...

Just double click on the entry. a little box will pop up. on the right side there will be an option to show hex or decimal. select hex, then put in the Fs. Hit OK. You will notice on the right of the...
Forum: Gaming 14 Dec 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
you should only have to play without sound once...

you should only have to play without sound once to diagnose the problem.
Forum: Gaming 13 Dec 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
Disable your sound device in the device manager...

Disable your sound device in the device manager and then play HoN. If you are able to play without any spikes then this fix will work for you. Otherwise you have some other problem.
Forum: Gaming 09 Dec 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
Glad this is helping you guys. Initially I...

Glad this is helping you guys. Initially I suspected it was the result of systems lacking in CPU power, but it also showed up for some people with quad cores, so I'm not really sure. I'm upgrading to...
Forum: Gaming 03 Dec 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,670
Posted By pinstripe
you can't just randomly recommend someone get a...

you can't just randomly recommend someone get a new gpu. you need to know what games they are playing, what resolution, monitors, and so forth. it always makes me cringe when someone says you need a...
Forum: Gaming 22 Nov 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
Network throttling is what the MMCSS does while...

Network throttling is what the MMCSS does while trying to balance the priority of various tasks, like audio processing. By default, it seems to throttle the priority / attention given to network...
Forum: Gaming 21 Nov 2009
Replies: 24
Views: 30,218
Posted By pinstripe
Just updating this thread, it has the first part...

Just updating this thread, it has the first part of the fix (I think I may have even used this thread as part of my research), but as noted it breaks some things. Here is the full fix:...
Forum: Gaming 21 Nov 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
@sotorious: that is correct. @unrl: this is...

@sotorious: that is correct.

@unrl: this is not a case of bottlenecking. this is a case of network throttling that the MMCSS is causing, unless you turn it off. you do not disable your sound card...
Forum: Gaming 20 Nov 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
the desired effect is the same: turn off network...

the desired effect is the same: turn off network throttling. the first way is brute force, however, and results in audio issues. the second way is more elegant, as it leaves the service running to...
Forum: Gaming 19 Nov 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
transfer a large file over LAN, like a movie or a...

transfer a large file over LAN, like a movie or a couple cd albums.
Forum: Gaming 19 Nov 2009
Replies: 176
Views: 216,758
Posted By pinstripe
huh, well that's really interesting. first of...

huh, well that's really interesting. first of all, it's confirmed now it can occur on systems even with plenty of CPU power, and... it affects offline games. huh. ok. of all those games, did they all...
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