Re: Counter Strike Source and My Intel(R) 82915G/GV/910GL Express Chipset Family

By Nitrous
Jun 18, 2006
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  1. Hi could some one help me please i have just got a Dell Optiplex GX280 PC. i have installed Counter Strike: Source but when i get on to the game and start playin it laggs really bad and is very slow. The spec of my PC is bellow: -------------------------------------------------------

    OS Information:
    PropertyValue
    OS Name Microsoft Windows XP Professional|C:\WINDOWS|\Device\Harddisk0\Partition1
    Service Pack 2.0
    OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation
    Windows Directory C:\WINDOWS


    Processor:
    PropertyValue
    Current Clock Speed 2793
    Description x86 Family 15 Model 3 Stepping 4
    Manufacturer GenuineIntel
    Name Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 2.80GHz

    Current Clock Speed 2793
    Description x86 Family 15 Model 3 Stepping 4
    Manufacturer GenuineIntel
    Name Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 2.80GHz


    Memory (RAM):
    PropertyValue
    Bank Label
    Capacity 268435456

    Bank Label
    Capacity 268435456

    Total Memory Deteced in Hardware: ~512 MB
    Memory Reported to Operating System: 502MB

    Disk Drives:
    PropertyValue
    Description Disk drive
    Manufacturer (Standard disk drives)
    Model ST340014AS
    Media Type Fixed hard disk media
    Size 39999536640 (~37 GB)
    Number of Partitions 1


    Installed Printers:
    PropertyValue
    Name hp deskjet 970c series
    Port Name LPT1:
    Default True
    Driver Name hp deskjet 970c series


    Motherboard:
    PropertyValue
    Manufacturer Dell Inc.
    Model
    Name Base Board
    Part Number
    Product 0H5354
    Serial Number ..CN6986147T0358.
    Version


    BIOS:
    PropertyValue
    Manufacturer Dell Inc.
    Name Phoenix ROM BIOS PLUS Version 1.10 A03
    Release Date 20040917000000.000000+000
    Version DELL - 7


    Monitor:
    PropertyValue
    Description Plug and Play Monitor
    Name Plug and Play Monitor
    Screen Height 768
    Screen Width 1024

    Description Plug and Play Monitor
    Name Plug and Play Monitor
    Screen Height
    Screen Width


    Keyboard:
    PropertyValue
    Description USB Human Interface Device


    Pointing Device:
    PropertyValue
    Manufacturer Microsoft
    Name Microsoft USB IntelliMouse Optical


    Sound Card:
    PropertyValue
    Manufacturer Analog Devices, Inc.
    Description SoundMAX Integrated Digital Audio
    Device ID PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_266E&SUBSYS_01791028&REV_03\3&172E68DD&0&F2


    Video Card:
    PropertyValue
    Adapter Compatibility Intel Corporation
    Adapter RAM 134217728
    Description Intel(R) 82915G/GV/910GL Express Chipset Family
    Installed Display Drivers ialmrnt5.dll
    Driver Version 6.14.10.4396
    Driver Date 20/09/2005 10:00:54
    Video Mode Description 1024 x 768 x 4294967296 colors

    Adapter Compatibility Intel Corporation
    Adapter RAM 134217728
    Description Intel(R) 82915G/GV/910GL Express Chipset Family
    Installed Display Drivers ialmrnt5.dll
    Driver Version 6.14.10.4396
    Driver Date 20/09/2005 10:00:54
    Video Mode Description


    DirectX Installation:
    PropertyValue
    Version 6.03.01.0148


    Modem:
    PropertyValue

    Network Adapters:
    PropertyValue
    Description SMC EZ Connect USB/Ethernet Series Converter - Packet Scheduler Miniport
    Description RAS Async Adapter
    Description Packet Scheduler Miniport
    Description WAN Miniport (L2TP)
    Description WAN Miniport (PPTP)
    Description WAN Miniport (PPPOE)
    Description Direct Parallel
    Description WAN Miniport (IP)
    Description Packet Scheduler Miniport

    External Ports:
    PropertyValue
    External Reference Designator
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    Expansion Slots:
    PropertyValue
    Slot Designation PCI_1
    Slot Designation PEG

    Could some one please help me :) :(
  2. wolfram

    wolfram TechSpot Paladin Posts: 2,605   +9

    Well, that integrated video isn´t good at all. You´ll need a new graphics card to get better performance.

    Tell us how much can you spend and we´ll help you to pick one!
  3. Nitrous

    Nitrous Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    Well i would like to proberly get the cheapst 128mb around or a 62mb because im a big skint on money at the moment. But the only thing is the graphics card must be good enoth to run couter stike source well. one other thing my pc is rele fin and wont fix normal graphics cards because i have a RADEON 9600SE 128mb in my other pc but my other pc is slow that why i got this one, but its to big to side in and i dont think it will fit into the ports i have!
  4. wolfram

    wolfram TechSpot Paladin Posts: 2,605   +9

    How much can you afford?

    And, do you live in the USA?
  5. Nitrous

    Nitrous Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

  6. wolfram

    wolfram TechSpot Paladin Posts: 2,605   +9

    I really hope you don´t want to play every new game on the highest settings...
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