View Full Version : Battlefield 1942 lag

11-01-2003, 11:36 PM
Whenever I play a level, it always lags and stutters a lot. I'm running an Athlon XP 1800+, 256DDR and Geforce4 64MB. Even with the graphics set down low, it still stutters. My only theory for this was my on-board sound system, because it stutters when playing certain sounds, and is constantly jumpy when flying a plane. anyone else experience this?

11-01-2003, 11:45 PM
Are you playing online when this is happening?

12-01-2003, 12:46 AM
sorry single player, with not many bots, cpu time given to bots is low, no progs running in the background.

13-01-2003, 06:38 AM
Hiya Tango,

Try this BF Tweak guide. Could be lots of reason why your SP game stuttered.


28-05-2003, 07:59 PM
Hi tango... late response but it may still help...

Ive written a large how-to for fixing sound stuttering here (http://forums.overclockers.co.nz/showthread.php?s=&threadid=7796)

and another good read can be found here (http://www.geocities.com/phileosophos/tech/pcilatency.html)

29-05-2003, 12:54 AM
dood, Prooly ya video card, bet its a crappy MX?

29-05-2003, 09:07 AM
haha lucky I just noticed my username there Whetu, or i would have missed this topic forever :)

yeah it's a 420mx, but it runs everything else fine as.

29-05-2003, 05:02 PM
hehe.. yeah I've just updated that write up to html format and posted it here:


29-05-2003, 05:54 PM
creative pci 128 stuttered in the app even though it used to work.
swapping with a sblive solved the probelm.