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computer retard needs help with lagspike


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damancy

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I have a really weird lagspike when i play any games

it would be fine the first 1-2 hours of game play then it will start to lag spike every so often.

i turned off the wireless zero connection already and it shouldnt be the wireless adapter overheating since i opened up my tower and have a huge fan blowing on it

can anyone help this retard?

ps: i have no clue what so ever about computer specs and stuff like that i just usually follow what ever instruction provided to me


Windows: Windows XP5.1 (Build 2600) Service Pack 2
Internet Explorer: 7.0.5730.11
Memory (RAM): 1024 MB
CPU Info: AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 3800+
CPU Speed: 3480.9 MHz
Sound card: Realtek HD Audio output
Display Adapters: NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT | NetMeeting driver | RDPDD Chained DD
Screen Resolution: 1280 X 1024 - 32 bit
Network: Network Present
Network Adapters: TP-LINK 802.11b/g Wireless Adapter - Packet Scheduler Miniport | Hamachi Network Interface
CD / DVD Drives: D: SONY CD-RW CRX230E
COM Ports: COM1
LPT Ports: LPT1
Mouse: 5 Button Wheel Mouse Present
Hard Disks: C: 76.7GB
Hard Disks - Free: C: 44.6GB
USB Controllers: 2 host controllers.
Firewire (1394): Not Detected
PCMCIA (Laptops): Not Installed
Manufacturer: American Megatrends Inc.
Product Make: System Product Name
AC Power Status: OnLine
BIOS Info: AT/AT COMPATIBLE | 07/10/07 | A_M_I_ - 7000710
Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time
Battery: No Battery
Motherboard: ASUSTeK Computer INC. M2N-MX SE
Modem: Not detected
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Edited by damancy, 02 June 2008 - 08:35 PM.

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starjax

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lag spikes are caused by heat (video and/or processor) and network issues. If your playing online games over wireless, I would suggest trying to user a wired connection instead and see if that helps.

what games are you playing?
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damancy

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dota and wow

i have a huge fan blowing at the videocard and the wireless adapter already

is there any other solution other then switching to wired and/or spending $$$ cuz i dont have much money to spend (mebe 10 bucks at max)
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