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Hello, I am using my budget/folding computer to play TF2, I am getting some seriously low fps in game. The specs in my sig are my rig. I am only getting the low fps when I play in 32 man servers. I have all the settings maxed out, and am playing at a 720p resolution. No AA on.
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Only in 32 man servers? Could it be your internet connection?
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make sure your GPU isn't throttling it's core/mem speed. Download MSI AFterburner to monitor your GPU clock speeds during load. That happened to me once.

Otherwise not sure, could be heat?
    
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Well, I notice that it is when allot of action is happening, I just said 32man because that usually means a lot of action.
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Make sure you have the multi-thread processing checked, it will give you a pretty decent frame rate boost.

Also, if you're having frame rate issues, why are you trying to run the game full maxed out? Try reducing some of the settings as well. Your system is more than capable...but never know, there could be some weird bottleneck going on being you say its only when there's alot of things going on. Turn down your settings.
    
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I am trying to run the game maxed out because I used to run the game maxed out On a core 2 duo 2.4ghz and a 9600gt, I know my computer can run it, and I am running the multi tread option on.
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I have msi afterburner installed, and I am going to check to see if they are doing what they might be doing. I have a nice oc on the card and it seems to be cool enough.
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I am trying to run the game maxed out because I used to run the game maxed out On a core 2 duo 2.4ghz and a 9600gt, I know my computer can run it, and I am running the multi tread option on.
Keyword "used to", the game has changed alot. I get half the frame rates as I used to, you can thank valve for adding more crap to it than they care to optimize...turn down the settings, you'll be fine.
    
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post #9 of 15
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Yes this is very true, I used to run the game maxed out on a laptop Core 2 duo 2.26ghz 4gb ram 9800gtm XD that became **** so I upgraded to the C2D and now this, looks like it might be time for another upgrade.
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Yup, I used to get about 140 FPS with my sig rig, now I get about 50-70ish...though there's times it does popup over 100 when there's not that much going on : /.
    
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