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Hey.

Recently I've started playing WoW again, and well as you can see in my sig, it should be more than capable of playing at max.

But.. I've holding a constant of 60 FPS, even in Ogrimmar, everywhere.. Then suddenly (can be after 30 minutes.. 2 hours.. its totally random) it drops down to 30 FPS and it stays there.. within 28-32 FPS range. I think it's very strange.

What could be the problem? I've played around with the settings, I can't seem to get a fix to it.

Anyone else experiencing this or got an idea?
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This happened to my gf's comp. We are not sure why but for some reason it popped right back up after we closed Mozilla. Also I turned Vsync off on it before to try to pop it back up and even though it said 136ish fps it was still choppy. Also just restarting it worked.
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It seems that I can provoke the problem by alt-tapping to the desktop.. I think this is extremely strange.
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Yes, restarting fix it.. but it's quite annoying that I have to do that once in a while!
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Quote:
Originally Posted by IzorkX View Post
It seems that I can provoke the problem by alt-tapping to the desktop.. I think this is extremely strange.
We both play in windowed mode but she listens to music when she plays. Are you running maxed out settings with dx11?

EDIT: have you turned v sync off?
Edited by de Cossatot - 5/27/11 at 5:34pm
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We both play in windowed mode but she listens to music. Are you running maxed out settings with dx11?
Yes, but I have tried with both DX9 and 11 and nothing fixes the problem.
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