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Games are lagging on and off

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So I've been having a problem with lag. My games are lagging every single time I launch into a game. Whether it be Rainbow Six Siege, Destiny 2, or GTA 5. Nothing else is lagging on my pc except for my games, what could this be?

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@Scripted , welcome to the forum.

 

What is the full model of the computer? I need this information to review the specifications of it. Please don't furnish the Serial # or other personal information.






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OMEN Hp Obelisk Desktop 875-0xxx  

I have now noticed that all games are lagging whether it be browser games that require a connection or main games like Rainbow Six Siege

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Thank you for the additional information, @Scripted!  However, I need the numbers/letters where the xxx are in the model.  This is the only way I can review the specifications.






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I do not know where to find the numbers. Whenever I do CTRL+ALT+S the x's are there 

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@Scripted, okay, provide the Product Number.  Open HP Support Assistant and it can be found at the bottom of the page.






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Thank you for the additional information, @Scripted!  This is exactly what I needed.

 

Here are two guides that may help you solve your problem:

 

https://support.hp.com/us-en/product/omen-by-hp-875-0000-obelisk-desktop-pc-series/23302709/model/23...

 

https://support.hp.com/us-en/product/omen-by-hp-875-0000-obelisk-desktop-pc-series/23302709/model/23...

 

The only other suggestion that I have is, make certain that you have installed all of the patches/upgrades for the games.  If you play on Steam this is done for you, but on games you install on your computer you have to search for the patches.  I have had a lot of problems with this over the years.

 

Please click the Thumbs up + button if I have helped you and click Accept as Solution if your problem is solved.






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It could simply be that you have other programs in the background updating that are causing lag. Definitely check task manager when games are running to see what uses memory/ram and etc. 

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