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does take into account your OC'ed CPU and GPU when optimizing the game or does it work of off base clock settings?

also, why does it say that thief 4 can't be optimized?

do i have to keep it open once a game is optimized?
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My understanding is that some games can't be optimized because enough people haven't used the program while they played the game with that hardware enough.

And by that same logic, I don't believe they take OC into account to keep their database small. IE Having Someone with a 780 at 967 Mhz, vs a 1200 Mhz. They'd have to keep 2 completely different sets of data. And then you get into CPU OC, and it grows exponentially.
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thanks for the info mate, Rep+
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My understanding is that some games can't be optimized because enough people haven't used the program while they played the game with that hardware enough.

And by that same logic, I don't believe they take OC into account to keep their database small. IE Having Someone with a 780 at 967 Mhz, vs a 1200 Mhz. They'd have to keep 2 completely different sets of data. And then you get into CPU OC, and it grows exponentially.

AMD has the "crowd sourced" optimizer (Raptr). I believe that Nvidia's is done by the company or submitted by the game developers. Before Geforce Experience came out, nvidia was posting guides like this.

As for the other questions, you're correct that OC is not taken into consideration. They tailor it to your model card.

And no, it doesn't need to continue running in the background. When you optimize a game, it writes those settings to the game's config file permanently.
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My bad, I guess I assumed it did the same as Raptr lol. I seem to have better luck with Raptr though, as the Nvidia one doesn't find half my titles.
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