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And I have a Core 2 Duo OC'd to 3.1Ghz and Memory at 4-4-4-12 and 1:1 ratio and for the life of me I still lag.

Although I'm thinking the engine for WoW just flatout sucks maybe? I dunno my system has abused me and stolen my happiness since day one
    
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its your internet connection that affects the smoothness of the gameplay, not so much your system, your system can easily handle the graphics that WoW offers, even mine can on full settings with a 7600GT
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Uh... I don't think you should be lagging at all on that rig.

Are you talking about latency?

I played with my rig specs and didn't lag much cept' heavy AOE and my rig is ancient.
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Hah, yeah its definetly not your rig unless something is really wrong. Its probably your internet connection, or you're on a large network or something.
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Check the latency bar in-game, it's at the bottom in the middle and it should be green on a good connection, yellow on a dodgy connection and red on a terrible connection
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Sorry I mean FPS - Latency is fine
    
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From the character selection screen Hit the "AddOns" button in the lower left corner and then look in the upper right hand corner of the new window that comes up increase that 48 to a 64 or 128 sometimes your addons not having enough space causes the rest to lag.
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Well like these Bog Lords in Zangarmarsh cause me to lag real bad when I get close to them
    
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My first question is what server are you on and what time do you usually play. If you are on a full server during peak time, that might be it. If this is not the case, I would go to a website that tests your speed and see what it says. Also, what type of internet service do you use, cable, dsl, other.

*If you use cable for internet*
Being a former Comcast employee, I know that numerous times going to peoples houses for internet speed issues was due to the cheap cable splitters and cables they were using that had no shielding to protect the signal. Also, the more splitters you use also has an impact on the signal. Just some thoughts for you.
post #10 of 15
I'm pretty sure that they don't have that for the addons anymore Modki. If your talking about the amount of memory set aside for the addons.

I'm not really sure what to say. This rig gets about 12-14 FPS outside cities... so IDK what the heck your talking about
    
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