Game Mode slows down my PC

  1. MattMcD488's Avatar
    Posts : 88
    Windows 10 Pro x64 (Insider Beta)
       #1

    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. indianacarnie's Avatar
    Posts : 1,327
    Windows 10 Home x64
       #2

    Not me.
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  3. CountMike's Avatar
    Posts : 18,458
    W10+Developer Insider + Linux
       #3

    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. Fafhrd's Avatar
    Posts : 1,981
    Windows 10 x86 14383 Insider Pro and Core 10240
       #4

    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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