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Processors i have a Intel Pentium Dual 64 775 on a gateway desktop, and I'm reallygetting frustrated with the performance when i play any game that hasdecent graphics, i have a nvidia gt8500 1gb video card, 4gb ram, andstill have to turn my settings all the way down to play a game withoutthe frps taking a poop, should i buy a new processor? and if so whatintel processor should i get?

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  • Yannick Verhoog May 11, 2010

    svchost is pretty useful too, if I remember correctly...

  • Nicolas
    Nicolas May 11, 2010

    Nahhh! i dont think you need to do that!

    I think you have a lot of programs running in the background that occupites a lot of you resourses. You need to shut them down to release the power of the hardware you have in that pc.

    hit START button, select RUN, type MSCONFIG

    in the window AUTORUN you can see what programs running (not all but many) in the background, you sould have 3 or for needed, all the aothers you can tick of and shout them down



    The 3 or 4 is the security, virus program and the rundll32 and the ctfmon.

    Try that and see if it help, and let me know how many program you had running and if it helped to shut them down



    Nic

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Well if compatible with your motherboard then you should get a core 2 duo- e6600 is a good performer if you can find it otherwise a e8400 is good. That graphics card sucks for gaming! The 1gb is irrelevant, you should try to get at least a 8800gt/9800gtx/ati 4850/4870 to game at high resolutions with high detail.

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