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Windows 7: WarcraftIII:TFT lag spikes on win7

01 Apr 2010   #1

windows 7
WarcraftIII:TFT lag spikes on win7

my specs:
core i3-530 2.9ghz
gma hd video
2gb ddr3 ram
win7 ultimate 32bit

this specs overkills this game, but seriously lag spikes is happening here and there and any maps i play. I already tried reinstalling but it wont help. I upgraded from windows xp to windows 7 and playing it on xp OS will run really smooth but in win7 it really $uck$ i hope that these OS has warranty and i really want to refund my money so bad

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02 Apr 2010   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

try updating ur gpu driver
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02 Apr 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate

Have you enabled xp compatibility mode? To do this, right click on the game shortcut, go to the compatibility tab and enable XP Service Pack 3.
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02 Apr 2010   #4

Windows 7 Pro

Its possibly because you are using onboard graphics controller. Its using your regular ram right? So its sucking down the ram for the system to use and leaving you a bit low ended.
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