Very low fps in TF2

By happypooface ยท 6 replies
Jun 24, 2008
  1. ok, in tf2, my fps used to be fine on all high settings, now my fps drops to 8 from the average 16, in fights.
    this is my rig

    Windows Xp
    1.5g ram
    ATI radeon x1650 512mb video card
    3.0 GHz Intel processer
  2. LinkedKube

    LinkedKube TechSpot Project Baby Posts: 3,485   +45

    Have you updated your drivers or checked for updates at least?
  3. happypooface

    happypooface TS Rookie Topic Starter

    update drivers

    yes, i have downloaded the most recent update for my driver
  4. iBP_James

    iBP_James TS Rookie

    Check your background processes to see if you have any programs or unwanted spyware that may be causing your FPS lag.
  5. Tha General

    Tha General TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,106

    What is TF2?

    Also changing drivers or just using different ones always seems to help.
  6. happypooface

    happypooface TS Rookie Topic Starter

    background processes

    wihch processes are normal and which arent?
  7. Darth_Terra1

    Darth_Terra1 TS Rookie Posts: 212

    if you haven't already done so, you may want to try updating Directx to the latest version which was released this month, MS dont put it on the windows update service you have to go get it from their website yourself. it Usually solves issues.
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