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Skyrim not running despite system requirements being met

i've been searching for quite some time for a possible solution to this problem. I've been playing skyrim on my laptop a few months now, but despite my system being reasonably capable i'm unable to ...
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How to show refresh rate of monitor in MS-DOS Version 6.22

I was forwarded from Stackoverflow to ask this question here. I am running a psych experiment on an old MS-DOS computer. When I ran the experiment on a different computer that is split via a switch ...
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Game drops to 0 FPS and CPU Usage drops to 0%

So for about 2 weeks now I've experienced a problem while gaming. My frame rate would drop to 0 and my computer's CPU Usage would drop to 0% at the same time. This would stay this low for up to 30 ...
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after encoding video stream i got a weird framerate number on the player

i've used the command line: x264 --preset veryslow --crf 18 --me umh --trellis 2 \ --video-filter resize:1216,684,,both,,fastbilinear \ -o crf18slow.mkv input.mkv input was a x264 encoded file, ...
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ffmpeg encode timestamp framerate seems to skip frames

I'm attempting to make a video that has the timestamp (from movie start) shown on the frame. I'm doing this with the following: ffmpeg -loop 1 -framerate 30 -t 3600 -i /path/to/my.png -s 1280x720 -vf ...
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compressing video with ffmpeg while maintaining high frame rate

Update: I watched the output video on a different machine and it was fine. The issue must've been with the program I was using to watch the video. Nevermind. I'm trying to compress videos taken with ...
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FPS drops on Windows 8.1 Pro when idle

Hello I got this issue since I upgraded my Windows 8 to Windows 8.1. While I'm playing a game or watching a movie, if I do not move the mouse for like 30 seconds or so game fps drops to 20-30 from ...
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How do I limit all program's FPS?

I play a lot of games. I also have an awesome computer. I usually get around 300-500FPS in a game. I heard that using more FPS than my monitor can handle (60) will waste power. How do I limit all ...
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Remote Desktop how to frame drop?

When eg. scrolling, remote desktop is very slow because it tries to render every change. Is it possible to ask remote desktop to drop frames when it laggs behind too much, similar to -framedrop in ...
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Is there a way to globally limit Flash Player frame rate to release CPU resources?

On modern PC, with quad cores you sometimes can't just watch simple video normally. The reason is, that for example ad banner in another browser tab can kill flash efficiency (with is ...
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Are lower resolution monitors safer for gaming on the long run?

EDIT: My earlier question was too subjective, so I've rephrased it entirely to broaden out its perspective. In my opinion, PC games are always targeted to run best on the latest-gen graphic cards, ...
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Why is GPU core clock cutting itself in half?

I'm using Afterburner to "natively" overclock a 7950, having used the "-xcl" option. From what I understand, this bypasses the need for unofficial Afterburner overclocking, and instead unlocks the ...
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Drop every even or odd frames using FFmpeg?

Is there an accurate way to take raw video and extract from it a new video that contains only odd frames or even frames (by choice)? For example: I have "blah.yuv" with 400 frames (0-399). I want to ...
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Framerate Bottleneck With GTX 560 TI 448

I recently upgraded from an old Nvidia GTX 9800+ to a GTX 560 TI 448. However, I'm getting much lower framerates than I'd expected based on benchmarks run by other 560 TI 448 owners. Specifically, in ...
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Convert BMP to video in a given frame rate in FFmpeg

I am trying to encode several BMPs\JPEG into a movie file using: ffmpeg -f image2 -i a%d.jpg output.mpg The thing is that I want the frame rate of the movie to be 10, and it seems to be 25 ...
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Sync to vblank - Nvidia X Server settings

I've been running an OpenGL application with a significantly low framerate on Ubuntu 12.04. I finally managed to solve the problem by disabling "sync to vblank" from Nvidia X Server settings, although ...
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How do set output framerate “same as source” in ffmpeg

ffmpeg -i input.3gp -someoptions output.flv will by default always use a framerate of 30 for output regardless of the framerate of the source file. I know how to set a given framerate e.g. "-r 15" ...
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Determining Framerate of H.264 stream

I have encoded a video from Lagarith to H.264 using x264, and I might have inadvertently forgotten to write down it's framerate. The video stream itself isn't in any container (just a h264 file), so ...
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Visual video subtitle (srt) synchronization

I have a video file and a subtitle file. They are not synchronized and re-synchronizing the subtitles to the video according to the frame-rates of the two is not working. Is there a tool where I ...
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How to find out the maximum framerate of a webcamera?

How can I get maximum frame rate from a webcam?
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Getting gratuitous amounts of soft page faults when loading games and watching flash video

My computer has a strange issue when playing games that load assets on the fly. Perhaps I'm looking in the wrong places, but I seem to be unable to find anyone with a similar issue. In case it's not ...
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Game runs flawlessly with YouTube video running and is unplayable otherwise

This sounds crazy but I've tested this several times and it is completely reproduce-able. If a YouTube video is not running in the background Skyrim takes approximately 2 minutes to load and the ...
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Capture two USB webcams at high frame rate

Does anyone know of any software that will allow me to capture two USB webcams simultaneously, but with a high frame rate (24-30 fps)? I have tried various CCTV software, including Blue Iris and ...
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Why I Have Slow Laptop Performance Which Occurs Frequently?

Frequently I feel that my framerate of what I see on laptop's screen is slow. What I mean is if you have ever played games, you know that graphical performance is measured in FPS (framerates per ...
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Converting movie from 25fps PAL back to 24fps without recompressing

Quite often i'll come across movies or television shows that were originally 24fps (as all movies, and most U.S. television shows are), but have been converted to 25fps for PAL playblack. The ...
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low frame rate on Windows 7 64bit “Aero”

i am experiencing a strange problem. I have ATI hd 5770 graphics card with driver version 11.1. From last 7 days i am experiencing low frame rate(15-20) on Aero. Aero peek is not working smooth. some ...
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Set framerate equal to the number of frames in Windows Live Movie Maker

I have rendered exactly 60 frames in a 3D animation tool. Now I want to create a 2 second 30 FPS movie using those 60 frames. How do I accomplish this in Windows Live Movie Maker?
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How do I slow down a video generating new interpolated frames?

I've used mencoder's speed parameter to generate a video which is played at half the speed. This basically means halving the framerate of the video. But I'm interested in software that could convert a ...
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How do I get the number of frames in a video on the linux command line?

I have a video file and I want to get the number of video frames that are in it. I can use ffmpeg to get the length of the video and the FPS. However I can't see anything obvious for the total number ...
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Is there any difference between a frame rate at a monitors refresh rate, and a frame rate above a monitors refresh rate?

If my monitor has a 60hz refresh rate, should I be able to notice any difference whatsoever between say 60fps and 500fps? Everywhere I read tells me that there's no difference, but I could swear I ...
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Mac OS X application that can list frame sizes, frame rates and codecs of videos in a directory

I have zillions of videos encoded in different frame sizes, frame rates, codecs, etc. I would like to be able to use some sort of application that can list all these characteristics of videos in a ...
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Freeware tool to change playback speed of avi file

I am looking for a Windows tool that can convert the framerate of an avi video file. Basically I want it to play at 4 times the speed. The video itself should technically not really be 120fps but ...