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Win8 changes process priority. I change it. Repeat.

  1. #1


    Posts : 9
    Windows 8.1 64bit

    Win8 changes process priority. I change it. Repeat.


    Scenario: A cpu-heavy program - which windows often reports as "not responding" because it takes time to process stuff - for which I want to change the process priority to anything I please.
    Issue: Even if I don't change process priority for the program, Win8 thinks he's the boss and decides to put it at "below normal", which has an impact on the performance of the program. If I change priority, it will just put it back to below normal -.-
    Details: I'm the boss, and I want to give that program as much power as I want.

    Quest: Fix this issue.
    Reward: You'll be an awesome person for the rest of your life.

    VLV

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  2. #2


    Posts : 5
    Windows 8 Core


    Process Lasso allows you to force process priorities.

    Process Lasso - Automate and optimize process priorities, CPU affinities, power profiles, and more!

    I've been using this program for years to optimize my PC for gaming.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 9
    Windows 8.1 64bit


    Thanks, seems to work
    You are now officially awesome!
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Win8 changes process priority. I change it. Repeat.
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