Windows 10: Borderless Gaming and forced DWM / Tripple Buffering

  1.    15 Jun 2016 #1

    Borderless Gaming and forced DWM / Tripple Buffering

    Hey guys,

    I've had this problem for a while now and I can't seem to find anything after weeks and weeks of googling

    Basically, I run my games in Borderless because I have multiple monitors, it's easier for me to switch between monitor 1 and 2 this way. With Windows 7 I would right click all my games .exe files and disable Aero on everything, this would remove input lag on all my games.

    With Windows 10, you can't disable Aero... as it uses DWM, which means all my games running in borderless mode have a hint of input lag, which is driving me up the wall.

    The only fix so far is running games in Fullscreen, which 100% completely eliminate input lag, but as I said before, multi-display setup, I'd rather not use Fullscreen.

    Has ANYONE found a fix for this? (I have disabled XBOX DVR)

    i5 2500k @ 4.8GHz
    8 GB Ram
    Nvidia 980 GTX
    Windows 10 x64

    1920x1080 @ 60hz
    120fps constant, no dips.

    TLDR: Windows 10 has input lag when borderless gaming
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    18 Jun 2016 #2

    I dont know how you will do it without giving the game full control of the monitor , as far as i remember windowed forces vsync on , Is it input lag from vsync? If not there is no way around it in win 10 , that said i have no such input lag in windowed mode but i have a gsync monitor
      My ComputerSystem Spec


Related Threads
the systen was clean installed in Jan. No troubles really noticed since with cortana off, stupid me thinging shed be cool to try, turned her on never really using her anything more than typing in search bar as i would have with out her that was some...
Win 10 upgrade on Tripple Boot Machine in Installation and Upgrade
I have a Dell XPS 9100 machine that is triple boot, Win 7 SP1 Drive on C (this is the OEM OS), and Win 8 (not 8.1) on Drive I, and Win XP SP3 on Drive D. I would like to do a upgrade of the Win 7 SP1 Ultimate drive C to win 10 pro th2-10586. Can...
Solved Tripple booting is this possible? in Installation and Upgrade
Tripple booting is this possible? Separate partitions no GPT partitions. I know how to do partitions Windows 7 32 bit Windows 10 Technical preview 32 bit Lubuntu 64 bit without UEFI (I deleted the UEFI install folder) Linux Swap partition
...and completely unusable...
Hi there are there any apps that can run mp4 / mkv / avi files in a BORDERLESS window (re-sizeable). I'd like to have this type of app without going into Full screen and without the window title. I don't think VLC is capable of doing that -...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:05.
Find Us