1.    21 Apr 2017 #1
    Join Date : Feb 2017
    Marietta, GA, USA
    Posts : 26
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    Game Mode slows down my PC

    Has anyone else tried the new "Game Mode" in Creators Update? I tried it with PCSX2 (PS2 emulator) and I noticed that my PC got really REALLY slow, even on PCSX2's menus. Also, after I closed it, my computer stayed slow. I went back into settings and turned Game Mode off which didn't take effect until after a restart. Has anyone else had a similar experience with Game Mode slowing their PC to a crawl?
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  2.    21 Apr 2017 #2
    Join Date : Jan 2014
    Posts : 1,508
    Windows 10 Home x64

    Not me.
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  3.    21 Apr 2017 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2014
    Posts : 10,437
    W10 Insider + Linux

    It's supposed to be good for just limited number of games and emulators run in it's own environment so they can't possibly benefit from anything but better HW.
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  4.    21 Apr 2017 #4
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Portsmouth Hampshire
    Posts : 1,829
    Windows 10 x86 14383 Insider Pro and Core 10240

    Yes it will slow down some systems. It's a new feature and will improve with time.

    Google may help you find solutions:

    game mode slows down pc - Google Search
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