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How to fix XBOX lag? - (Share your Internet connections via your PC)

  • 2012.11.06 06:34
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As we get many inquiries asking how to fix XBOX multiplayer lag caused by slow or lagging internet connections, we decided to give suggestions on how to fix it! As you might already know or don't know, you can connect your XBOX to your computer and share your internet connection. It is worth the try as you will be able to tweak and tune the communication to a game server or optimize ICR or P2P client communication!

This comes in handy for multiplayer games like HALO 4, Assassins Creed III, Need for Speed, FIFA, Call of Duty, Battlefield, Super Street Fighter, Left for Dead, Gears of War, Red Dead Redemption or Modern Warfare 2, to name a few.

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MMORPG & MMOFPS LAG & Vote now for the game in which you lag!

  • 2012.10.31 07:20
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Lag in MMORP and MMOFPS games can be really frustrating, every serious gamer knows that! Join our game lag meter & latency statistics by voting for the MMORPG or MMOFPS in which you lag the most. Help other players with your vote and put weight in the priority of fixing lag and latency issues in specific online games!

The game lag & latency statistics supporting the following MMORPG and MMOFPS games:
Aion, Guild Wars 2, Diablo 3, Battlefield 3, World of Warcraft, The Secret World, Call of Duty, Counterstrike, Rift, Runes of Magic, League of Legends, Medal of Honor, Lord of the Rings Online, Minecraft, World of Tanks, Warhammer, Team Fortress 2, Lineage 2, Age of Conan, EVE Online, Battle of the Immortals.

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How to fix Assassin's 3 lag? - Troubleshoot lag & latency problems!

  • 2012.10.29 08:05
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Anvil Next spent three years building a new system for Assassin's Creed III and it looks promising! Assassin's III offers new motion-capture, animation and AI technology, to allow more realistic character animations and interactions besides expanding the combat and stealth system. The prize for all the new achievements is that the PC version does not support Windows XP!
We expect lag and high latency issues in the multiplayer modes for slower or laggy internet connections as the performance of sent and received data packages might suffer from the new expanded combat and stealth system plus the relatively high minimum system requirements for the PC version. In this article we will not troubleshoot or give suggestions for fixing console lag (like PS3 lag or XBOX lag)! This article is dedicated to the PC version only!!!

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Online gamers and surfers - win $ 3.900 in prizes!

  • 2012.10.25 12:13
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Take the ONLINE GAMERS LAG & LATENCY QUIZ or the INTERNET CONNECTION QUIZ and win! Badosoft gives more than $ 3.900 in prizes to online gamers and internet surfers. Reach more than 80% in correct answers and you will be eligible to win. If you know the answers about online game lag and latency issues and the basics on internet connections problems, then check your email after you are done with the quiz. If you won, you should have received an instant notification by email. So what you are waiting for? Here is your chance to win!

P.S.: Share the Badosoft Quiz with your friends on Facebook or Twitter and increase your chances to win!

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Which online game, mmorpg, mmofps lag the most?

  • 2012.10.26 12:24
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Take a look at the Game Lag Meter & Game Latency Statistics we have made based on data from our polls, surveys, website visitor statistics and users of our software products.

We are currently analyzing reported lag and latency issues of the following MMORPG, MMOFPS and MMOS games:


Aion, Guild Wars 2, Diablo 3, Battlefield 3, World of Warcraft, The Secret World, Call of Duty, Counterstrike, Rift, Runes of Magic, League of Legends, Medal of Honor, Lord of the Rings Online, Minecraft, World of Tanks, Warhammer, Team Fortress 2, Lineage 2, Age of Conan, EVE Online, Battle of the Immortals

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How to fix Team Fortress 2 lag to increase performance?

  • 2012.10.23 09:13
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New updates are rolling out for Team Fortress 2 and high latency and lag issues continues for some of its players. Why does Team Fortress lag? Why are there latency issues in the game? Well the answer isn't that easy but one thing is sure, the Team Fortress 2 game servers are not causing the lag and high latency issues, as some of you might think!

We know that on the first or even 2nd day after an update rolls out the game servers are busy, that's normal. Every online game has those temporary issues, especially after a big update or expansion! So the reason why you lag in Team Fortress 2 or why you have high latency issues may rather be caused by your computer or by your ISP!

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How to repair Winsock, fix IP and DNS issues by Internet connection problems?

  • 2012.10.19 03:39
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Internet connections are vulnerable to tons of issues that may cause them to be broken. Limited or no connectivity messages often pop up and the user has no clue in most of the situations why this is happening.

Why does my Internet disconnect? What is limited or no connectivity? How can I repair Winsock? Why I can't I access my LAN network? Why does my wireless internet connection have a yellow warning message?

These are some of the most common questions internet users are asking when they get disconnected or some specific websites they want to visit don't open. In this article, we will give suggestions on how to repair Winsock, IP and DNS issues, 3 of the most common issues internet users get confronted with.

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How to fix LOTRO - Riders of Rohan lag for smoother game play?

  • 2012.10.15 06:24
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The Lord of the Rings Online & free to play game has just gotten one promising expansion, Riders of Rohan. You can now explore the regions of Rohan, fight on your mount, choose between different Warsteeds, fight against Warbands and advance to level 85. Of course the epic story continues with the Riders of Rohan.

Regarding lag issues in LOTRO, expect login issues, high latency and maybe even disconnects in the first 2 days of the new expansion roll-out. Please note that such issues are nothing to worry about, as long as you don't permanently experience lag and high latency issues in LOTRO!

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How to lower your ping in online games, VoIP and web applications?

  • 2012.10.13 04:31
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Keeping the ping time as low as possible is necessary to keep out noises while playing online games, using web services or talking on VoIP! When data packages are sent and received from your computer over the Internet to a server located somewhere in world (example game server or VoIP Server) then these processes should be done as quickly as possible without losing any of those data packages.

In order to troubleshoot and measure your ping, you can do a ping test. If your ping is increased or high, then the sent data packages needed too much time or some of them were lost on the way. In order to reduce your ping you will need to troubleshoot the causes. Only when you know the reasons for the ping issues can you lower your ping successfully!

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Internet Connection Repair Guide

  • 2012.03.26 13:40
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Todays Internet Service Providers offer fast internet connections. In most countries and regions, lines and signals are quite stable. Modems, routers and adapters have increased their functionality and performance and so did PCs and laptops.

So how is it possible that many Internet users still have issues with their up and download speed, ping and latency (also known as lag) or cannot connect to the Internet at all?

Here is a list of the most common issues causing slow or no internet connection and suggestions on how to repair them:

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How to fix lag problems in Rift online game?

  • 2012.10.12 06:15
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Lag and high latency in Rift & Storm Legion is mainly going to happen on the release date! The new expansion offers two huge new continents, new epic stories, 10 more levels, 4 more souls, 7 dungeons, 3 raids and a chronicle, new puzzles, artifacts and collectibles, achievements, mounts, pets, titles, and much more. As everyone can see, Trion Worlds was working hard and followed the community's wishes for new content.

The Storm Legion Rift expansion can be called major and we expect also major lag, high latency and high ping!

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High latency issues in online games causing lag!

  • 2012.10.10 05:53
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Latency in games is the reaction time from the moment a player interacts in a game till an in-game mechanic like action, sound, or graphic command gets processed.

If the latency is high, such interaction, action, sound, or graphic commands can be delayed to a noticeable degree. In some cases high latency can cause video games or online games to stop, freeze, crash or disconnect from a server.

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How to fix lag and latency problems in DOFUS?

  • 2012.10.09 08:57
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The cartoon style 2D fantasy MMORPG Dofus reaches more than 25 million subscribers. The reason why there are compared to other MMORPG's as having much less player lagging or experiences with high latency is that Dofus has a turn based combat system. The Dofus game servers have much more time and free resources, so that game server lag is almost under 1%.

Even with Dofus's varied classes, a large world, crafting & merchant modes, and guild based PvP, in-game lag is almost never going to happen, almost! As Dofus uses Adobe's flash player and has low system requirements, high latency and lag are not caused by system requirement issues or intensive graphics card calculations.
 

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Troubleshoot lag (latency) problems in online games, VoIP & browsers?

  • 2012.10.05 06:45
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Lag or high latency are major frustrations for every online gamer, web surfer or VoIP user! Lag or high latency happens when online games start to stop, freeze, disconnect, high buffering rates, websites taking too long to open, flash games stopping or voice and video calls are of a very bad quality. Each of us knows at least one of the forms of lag or high latency that can cause issues. There are tons and tons of possible causes for lag or high latency issues, and it is very hard to spot the actual problem that causes the lag or high latency!

This article will provide all our readers lists to troubleshoot how to fix lag and reduce high latency!

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How to fix lag issues in World of Tanks online game?

  • 2012.10.02 07:19
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The new version 8.0 of World of Tanks rolled out! WOT has some quite strong game servers and we expect < 3% lag during and after this update!

However, there are always some players who experience lag in World of Tanks, but please note that the high latency issues in WOT are mainly caused by your ISP or your computer (operating system, internet connection settings, RAM, graphics card, processor)

We will give a short overview on: Why WOT lags and how to fix World of Tanks lag (high latency).

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