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Questions tagged [lag]

Lag is a term for delay or high latency. It means that the answer for a request is taking more time than expected.

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Games Lagging and shuttering ..! Drop fps [on hold]

My PC works well...but 1 day it suddenly starts lagging..All games drop fps to 2 to 3 ....And this is only in case of games...otherwise my PC run fast no problem with it....I change my window ..reset ...
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ntoskrnl.exe using my bandwith on Windows 10

I have an issue with my computer and i need help. There's always a System process using most of my bandwith (ntoskrnl.exe): Task Manager Screenshot: I'v looked for a solution and i've tried many ...
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Shortcuts defined to open a program not react immediately after login in Xubuntu 16.04.5

I don't know if this behavior is normal, when I start my laptop then every thing is loaded (desktop, panels, wifi connection and so on) then I type a shortcut to open for example mousepad(Alt+m) it ...
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Graphics card drops frames when coming from idle state

I recently got a new computer. Upon hooking a 4K monitor to it, the screen occasionally lags. What I've noticed, though, is that it only lags directly after the screen image hasn't changed at all for ...
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Getting a 2000 ms delay on HTTP/HTTPS packets on Windows 10 machine [on hold]

I am getting a 2000ms latency delay on HTTP/HTTPS connections on a Windows 10 laptop. At first I thought it was the ISP because telnet connections from the same box were instantaneous. However I ...
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Mouse pointer stuck when not used

I just bought a wireless mouse that comes with its own bluetooth usb key. The problem is that when I'm on Fedora (Fedora 28 Workstation), if I don't move the pointer for a while when I move it again, ...
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3rd monitor (VGA) very laggy after upgrade from Win7 to Win10

This concerns my work computer, which is a Dell Latitude E5430 non-vPro. For the last few years, it was running Windows 7 (Enterprise, I think). I have a docking station with two displayport monitors ...
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Severe input latency & lag on Threadripper 2990WX

Issue Description I have just recently upgraded my CPU to the AMD 2990WX and I started noticing VERY high input lag when running about 10 heavier applications or so concurrently (VS, Docker, Hyper-V, ...
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Fedora 28 - random keyboard lag

I have recently installed Fedora on my new Dell Vostro 5471 laptop. The installation froze at configuring user settings, so after 2 hours I have rebooted the laptop. Looked like everything was working ...
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Weird lag on Chrome while it has focus

I'm experiencing a weird lag in Chrome while it has focus. This is especially noticeable on YouTube. Whenever I watch a video on YouTube it will periodically lag quite a lot, regardless of the video ...
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High Ping Spike Causes Internet Connection to be lost

So we had recently moved into our grandma's while our house is on the market. She has Armstrong Internet and we upgraded from their Zoom Express (12 Mbps Down, 1 Mbps Up) to their Zoom II (300 Mbps ...
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Upgraded to a GTX 1080 FTW, now experiencing intermittent stuttering

I upgraded my GTX 1050 ti to a GTX 1080 FTW in a prebuilt Dell XPS 8900. When upgrading the GPU, I replaced my PSU with a 750 watt PSU. I started getting intermittent stutters when gaming after these ...
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Wireless mouse lag windows 10

so after I reinstalled my windows I am experiencing random mouse lag spikes. The closest thing I found to a pattern is when starting a program/game the heavier the bigger chance of lag. However that ...
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How to diagnose a lagging Windows 7 laptop?

Symptoms Windows 7 laptop is suddenly responding very slowly. For example, clicking on the sound icon in the system tray takes about 5 seconds to display the volume control. Interestingly, it only ...
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Windows 10 - High DPC Latency And ISR Causes Audio Drop Outs And Lag

I've been facing audio stuttering, drop outs and performance lag on my Windows 10 laptop. The lag is sometimes so bad the Windows almost freezes. It lasts for around 5 - 10 seconds and then goes away ...
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Wireless Mouse Lagging

I am experiencing mouse lag and I don't know how to find the cause. I am dual-booting Windows 10 and Ubuntu 18.04 and it happens on either OS and it happens regardless of which mouse I use (I have 2, ...
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Intermittent network lag when hard-wired, intermittent “request timed out” pings

I am running Windows 7 x64 SP1. I have been experiencing intermittent network latency issues over the past week or so. I most often experience the problem with web page delays and timeouts during ...
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Lag spike causes lag in a game

So the story is very simple, from time to time I have a huge "lag" in the game and it lasts for like 1 second. This is very annoying. I've done some investigating and it turns out that during the lag, ...
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User Input Lag on Windows 10

I have an HP Pavilion Power - 15t-cb000 CTO. It's a customized configuration with relatively high specs: Core i7-7700HQ, 16 GB RAM, NVIDIA GTX 1050, 256 GB NVMe SSD, Windows 10 Home x64 A few weeks ...
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How to synchronize graphics card FPS with movie FPS automatically?

When I watch movies on my PC I have to "guess" the movie's FPS (24, 25, 30, ...) every time, then set the guessed FPS in my video driver's Refresh Rate setting. Only then the movie is shown fluently ...
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VLC - Why is audio track longer than video track after a screencasting?

I use VLC media player 2.2.8 Weatherwax (revision 2.2.7-14-g3cc1d8cba9), installed from my distrib repo (Arch Linux). My purpose is to create a command which records a video of my desktop, with audio ...
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very high explorer.exe cpu usage on specific websites

The symptoms: For a few months now i am experiencing a strange behaviour of my windows 10 machine (i7, 32gb ram, 1070gtx,...). Whenever i open google maps, google mail, or amazon website suddenly the ...
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Can SFP+ and RJ45 10Gb be bonded?

I'm looking at getting a QNAP TS-EC1680U-E3-4GE-R2 NAS. It ships with a dual port SFP+ PCIe card. I would also like to add in a dual port m.2 + 10Gb RJ45 combined card to use for SSD caching. I would ...
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Chromecast mDNS burst slowing down PCs

Starting a few weeks ago, at seemingly random intervals, 3 of 5 PCs will lag at the same time for a few seconds to the extent where mouse and keyboard input is delayed and VoIP calls are dropped. ...
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Computer stutter / lag

Just throwing this out there see if you guys have any ideas as to what might be causing this. Every now and then my pc will start to stutter / lag but it's not constant, it's only really noticeable if ...
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Some programs dramatically slow down or lock up my computer after fresh Win10 install

In November I put have a fresh Windows 10 install (old one was freaking out on me and Fall Creators Update fully hosed it) and got new Coffee Lake CPU/Mem/MB while I was at it. I was really expecting ...
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Find out the audio lag in Bluetooth speakers

I have Bluetooth headphones which have a sub-second but noticeable lag. I usually offset it in MPC by -300ms which seems right but I can't be sure. It also seems to differ depending on whether I ...
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Random “slowdown” in Windows 7 [closed]

Once in a while, Windows seems "choppier" than it should be. It's as if everything is running at a lower "framerate", but the on-paper framerate of games and other programs does not drop during this ...
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Is it possible to have lag inside a YouTube video stream?

Is it possible to have lag inside a YouTube video stream? By "inside", I mean the stream itself is not lagging but the content has a lag inside of it. I suppose this could only only happen if the ...
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My notebook Lenovo G780 lags. I use Linux Mint

I use Linux Mint 18.2 Sonya \n \l Here is my journalctl -b -p err: -- Logs begin at Thu 2017-10-05 17:07:22 MSK, end at Thu 2017-10-05 20:47:24 MSK Oct 05 17:07:22 ivan-Lenovo-G780 kernel: ata3: ...
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Video starts lagging no matter the format - RAM usage error?

I’m having trouble with any form of video playback on my machine no matter if it’s played with VLC or HTML5 webvideo (Youtube) via Firefox or Edge. The preview video in Adobe Premiere is also affected....
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DPC Latency issues caused by storport.sys

I have been having an issue with DPC latency. I have spent hours trying to figure out how to fix it, but I have failed to find a solution. To begin, I first noticed this issue after I cloned my ...
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Bluetooth headphones + bluetooth mouse = mouse lag

When I connect my Bluetooth headphones to my laptop (Linux Mint 18), they work fine. Same with my Bluetooth mouse. When both are connected, the mouse jitters and lags. I'm using this Bluetooth ...
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Microsoft Remote Desktop gets laggy over time on OS X El Capitan

I have an issue with Microsoft Remote Desktop for Mac OS X on a MacBook Pro 2015. Mac OS X version: 10.11.6 Remote Desktop version: 8.0.42 Over time the RDP session becomes very laggy. Keypresses ...
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Linux lagging/freezing when not idle, with 100% disk read usage

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. When my PC is idle, I get around 0-2% usage of disk I/O, but immediately after I start doing things like clicking on a web browser or e.g. Atom editor, the read operation ...
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Mouse lag/stutter playing games in Windows 10

Since I got this computer: i5 7600K 3.80Ghz 16 RAM Single channel 1069 Mhz STRIX Z270E mobo PG348Q Monitor GTX 1080 Zotac 500 GB SSD Western Digital I haven't been able to play smooth any games with ...
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Random GPU frequency clock spikes cause FPS drops / lag / stuttering

after testing some games (PUBG, Rocket League, GTA V, Rust, Total War Warhammer, Ark) I noticed that I get random GPU frequency core spikes from 1920Mhz to 1520Mhz, this result in stuttering and lag. ...
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Input lag and repeated letters in Atom 1.19.2 x64

I have large amounts of input lag and even repeated letters (e.g. "rrrrow") in Atom. I use Atom 1.19.2 x64 from AUR on Arch Linux 4.12.8-2-ARCH on a Ryzen 7 1700. https://github.com/atom/atom/issues/...
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Lag after switching from high to low workload

If I run a game on my PC then close it my PC becomes unbelievably laggy. All my drivers are up to date and I have run memtest and that's all fine. I am running an i7 6700k, GTX1070, 16gb of ram and I ...
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Why am I having a severe mouse lag when CPU usage spikes up to %100?

I'm having a very noticeable mouse lag when my CPU usage spikes up to %100 or between %90 and %100, this happens when I open a project in visual studio, or when building a project, or when rendering a ...
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windows 7 photo viewer - lags when closing

I just assembled a new PC with AMD Ryzen 5 and I am having some troubles with default photo viewer. I've read some people experiences similar problem, but the difference is that my viewer freezes the ...
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Laggy Computer after only a few minutes of use

I do not understand why my computer gets very laggy after only about 5 minutes of use, it is a brand new computer and should be working. Specs: i7-6700k @ 4ghz GTX1070 16GB Ram Asus Maximus ...
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Computer lags after a click sound from front of case

I am using Windows 8.1 64bit. My specs are: FX4100 CPU, 4GB RAM, HD5570 GPU When using my computer normally or when playing games, randomly a click sound from front of my case comes (my hard drives ...
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After update (Win) problems, lag, black screen

I have recently updated my Windows 10, and afterwards I keep getting black screen where only my pointer is shown and moves, NumLock works but otherwise the screen is black, previously (twice) it took ...
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Huge lag spikes occuring consistently, and I have no idea how to resolve them. [PingPlotter in Post]

Recently I've been having some pretty nasty ping in games. After taking a look at my ping in Path of Exile, I noticed that the spike are cyclic and always happen every 5-6 seconds or so. Since I have ...
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Microsoft Word 2007 responds slowly to keypresses, half second lag or more

Pressing a key in MS Word results in a delay before the screen updates. This makes typing (whilst looking at the screen) a terrible experience. Documents are displayed as normal, and print as normal. ...
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GPU usage drops causing FPS drop spike

I've been experiencing some stuttering/micro freezes while playing a certain videogame, BF4 to be precise. When running at different video qualities, ranging from low to ultra, the game scores 60fps ...
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My Windows freezes for a few seconds when resolution changes

As title, my Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit freezes for a few seconds (around 2 to 3 seconds) if a resolution changes or recovered from black screen. For instance, changing NVIDIA settings will cause the ...
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Windows 10 Desktop lagging

I've been having this problem with my Windows 10 Desktop PC, where as I start the computer it works absolutely fine. Run the PC for a few minutes and windows take forever to load, desktop shows ...
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Windows 10 suddenly becoming laggy?

I have had Windows 10 (64-bit Pro) installed for about 3-4 months, and have had a wonderful experience until now. Yesterday I was in the middle of a game when all of a sudden it started becoming laggy....