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Im not sure where to post this, but I don't know if this is a problem or not....

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Ok, I have been keeping my eye on Skyrims performance monitoring my system's CPU and RAM, and my video card as well. Nothing is hitting a brick wall or anything.

I noticed in Skyrim I was running down the street and turned right in Whiterun. When I did, my FPS dropped to 1 and climbed back up quickly. Now I remember Deus Ex having a similar problem.

However I started thinking, netflix has that same damn issue. Also, typing on my PC does it as well. Say I watch a 45 minute show on netflix. It might stop for 2-4 seconds about 3-5 times during the show. The picture stops but the voice keeps going. Its been buffered...

I might be typing something in google and right in the middle of a word,,,,it stops and 2-4 seconds later catches back up.

I don't know what the hell is going on but it is extremely irritating. I figure it might actually be something with my system.

I have 2 drives. An SSD that I keep a few games (Skyrim included) and Windows 7, and an HDD that I keep about 700 GB of games on. I don't pirate or visit any unfamiliar sites. I run MSE and malwarebytes.

Im just confused and don't really know where to post this to be honest.
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post #2 of 7
Hmm, I'd go out on a limb and say it's a GPU driver issue. I'd go ahead and uninstall your current GPU drivers fully, and then reinstall the latest version (if its stable).
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Bad ram?

Do a mem test just to be sure.
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What is a good program for a memory test?

The GPU drivers are 285.79. They seem to do fine so far but I remember it was also doing that video skip BS with the last actual release. .62 I think.
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Originally Posted by E-Peen View Post

Hmm, I'd go out on a limb and say it's a GPU driver issue. I'd go ahead and uninstall your current GPU drivers fully, and then reinstall the latest version (if its stable).

+1

I've got the same issue, and tracked it down to my GPU. If I underclock lots it does it less - but certain driver versions are problematic and will do it at any speed.

I consider it to be the equivalent of a crash. Something in the GPU probably gets stuck in an endless loop, gets killed, then gets reloaded from system RAM. tongue.gif It happens a ton more when a flash video is being decoded/accelerated, indicating it's tied to GPU usage somehow.
     
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Im wondering how far back I gotta take this thing...its aggravating changing firmwares completely....
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post #7 of 7
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Also, my mouse cursor scrolls off screen on the right and bottom sides but does not on the top and left sides.

I don't know why it does that, maybe a scaling issues (but everything seems scaled fine. Just throwing out some things.
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