i got hl2 for my comp and tried to play hl2 deathmatch.It was mostly in slowmo for some parts (most game play) but i downloaded garrys mod because i have team fortress2 and counter strike source i have the same problems. i got garrys mod and played single player and it works just fine but when i go on line its back to playing like hl2 deathmatch, team fortress2, and counter strike source.what is the problem?!:mad: i have XP, running 2Ghz, 1gb ram,nividia FX5500, and high end DSL. im going to upgrade to 3.06 GHZ in about 2 or 3 months.
The nVidia FX5500 is not a good graphics card for gaming. Is your 2GHz single or dual-core?
single core but i just got a new core at 2.8 ghz:)
It's a little hard to understand. Maybe you could tell us again but a little more clearly?
Ok, well ive played portal (single player only) and garrys mod because i have alot of source games, Garrys mod works fine on single player but multi player is slow for some reason?The following games im having a problem with like slow motion effects along with exlosions going in a fram by fram motion: Team fortress 2 counter strike source hl2 death match garrys mod(online multi player only) it seams only single player source games work well.:confused:
Maybe your Internet isn't fast enough? Have you tried testing your connection.
no its not my internet (6mbps) its my video card:(After about 2 or 3 hours of testing maps and the hl2 demo (witch crashes after getting to the loading sign during the level). I found out its indeed my video card:mad:
Called it! =p
So yeah, it's probably a good time to upgrade. Is your video card AGP or PCI-E?
Just make sure you get a really good one. Go WAAAAY up from your current graphics card...
well i know i dont have pci-e. i have a agp and a pci slot. if you can recommend a card that will also work with Frontlines Fuel of war too