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Got the new rig built! Now how do I optimize this monitor to get the best picture? (gsync question)

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PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

CPU: Intel Core i5-4690K 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor ($259.86 @ OutletPC)
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($24.89 @ OutletPC)
Motherboard: ASRock Z97 EXTREME4 ATX LGA1150 Motherboard ($92.98 @ Newegg)
Storage: Sandisk SSD PLUS 240GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($74.00 @ Amazon)
Video Card: EVGA GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB HYBRID Video Card ($719.99 @ Amazon)
Case: Fractal Design Define R4 w/Window (Black Pearl) ATX Mid Tower Case ($84.99 @ NCIX US)
Power Supply: EVGA 750W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply ($90.99 @ NCIX US)
Optical Drive: Asus DRW-24B1ST/BLK/B/AS DVD/CD Writer ($17.89 @ OutletPC)
Case Fan: Cougar Dual-X 73.2 CFM 140mm Fan ($16.74 @ Amazon)
Case Fan: Cougar Dual-X 73.2 CFM 140mm Fan ($16.74 @ Amazon)
Case Fan: Cougar Dual-X 73.2 CFM 140mm Fan ($16.74 @ Amazon)
Monitor: AOC G2460PG 144Hz 24.0" Monitor ($357.58 @ Newegg)
Total: $1773.39
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-10-20 22:33 EDT-0400


Never used or owned anything gsync before, so I kinda need your fine help to get this monitor and gpu working together at top tier.

Where do we start?! Thanks!
My System
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-4690K Devil's Canyon ASRock Z97 Extreme4 GeForce GTX 980 Ti Hybrid HyperX FURY 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM D... 
Hard DriveOSMonitorMonitor
a bunch Windows 10 home - 64bit AOC G2460PG Samsung 226BW 
MonitorKeyboardPowerMouse
Vizio E480i-B2 BLOODY B840 EVGA SuperNOVA 750 G2 Logitech G600 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-4690K Devil's Canyon ASRock Z97 Extreme4 GeForce GTX 980 Ti Hybrid HyperX FURY 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM D... 
Hard DriveOSMonitorMonitor
a bunch Windows 10 home - 64bit AOC G2460PG Samsung 226BW 
MonitorKeyboardPowerMouse
Vizio E480i-B2 BLOODY B840 EVGA SuperNOVA 750 G2 Logitech G600 
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Where is this computer located? Why spend all that money and stare at 24" of space?

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1L6xpfGjBNo

The steps in this video will work for you. The only difference is you will not have a red light.

If you are playing twitch shooters, I would recommend enabling ULMB instead.
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 4820K Gigabyte X79 UP4 GTX 660 (waiting for new AMD cards) Samsung green  
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Adata SP900  Seagate 2TB hard drive (the power of 1 edition)  Custom WC Loop Linux (various versions) 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Samsung SyncMaster T240HD Coolermaster XT Green switches XFX 1000w Corsair 800D 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Razer Naga Epic 2014 edition Razer Vespula Stax Lambda Nova Classic Custom DIY DAC 
AudioAudioOther
300b PP monoblocks Snell J3 NZXT Hue 
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
8 core xeon E6 @ 3.5ghz 8 core xeon E6 @ 3.5ghz EVGA X99 SR?  AMD 390x 
GraphicsRAMHard DriveCooling
AMD 390x 128 GB ECC DDR4  1TB PCI-e SSD Custom WC Loop 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Linux 16:10 Samsung PLS 4K monitor Corsair RGB keyboard with custom cherry MX supe... EVGA 1600 watt titanium  
CaseMouseAudio
Caselabs Magnum STH10 DIY my own mouse Snell J 3 
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Yin&Yang
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Soon
(15 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 4820K Gigabyte X79 UP4 GTX 660 (waiting for new AMD cards) Samsung green  
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Adata SP900  Seagate 2TB hard drive (the power of 1 edition)  Custom WC Loop Linux (various versions) 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Samsung SyncMaster T240HD Coolermaster XT Green switches XFX 1000w Corsair 800D 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Razer Naga Epic 2014 edition Razer Vespula Stax Lambda Nova Classic Custom DIY DAC 
AudioAudioOther
300b PP monoblocks Snell J3 NZXT Hue 
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
8 core xeon E6 @ 3.5ghz 8 core xeon E6 @ 3.5ghz EVGA X99 SR?  AMD 390x 
GraphicsRAMHard DriveCooling
AMD 390x 128 GB ECC DDR4  1TB PCI-e SSD Custom WC Loop 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Linux 16:10 Samsung PLS 4K monitor Corsair RGB keyboard with custom cherry MX supe... EVGA 1600 watt titanium  
CaseMouseAudio
Caselabs Magnum STH10 DIY my own mouse Snell J 3 
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