How do I make a game run faster on my PC?

By floberjigs
Mar 18, 2009
  1. I have a Compaq computer,windows vista.I'm trying to play Crossfire(game you download of the internet), it will load but, the screen turns all white at first, then a while later the picture and sound works.How do I make it run faster?

    I know it is not a virous malware anything like that

  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 21,911   +203

    You will probably have to install a PCI 3D capable video card in you Compaq computer
  3. floberjigs

    floberjigs TS Rookie Topic Starter

    No, it works, just takes a looooooong time to load.
  4. LinkedKube

    LinkedKube TechSpot Project Baby Posts: 4,271   +44

    How about you give us some computer details so we can better help you.
  5. bigsal2k9

    bigsal2k9 TS Rookie Posts: 21

    i know its a bit obvious

    but try killing all of the apps you arent using atm before loading up the game...

    and if its a browser based game try deleting you cookies,temporary internet files etc..

    this should help it load a bit faster.. the speed of your internet connection may also play a large role in this..
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