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One second game freezes - who's getting them?

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One second game freezes - who's getting them?
« on: January 25, 2017, 08:04:20 AM »
On TeamSpeak, a few people said they were getting game freezes for a second. I've been getting them for 3 or 4 weeks now, once a race, where the visuals stop, but the sound continues, and suddenly the game wakes up with your car about 1 second down the road.


Who else gets this? Or has just started getting this? If we can get enough common evidence together, I want to post a thread about it on the support forums.


I have Windows 10 and an Nvidia 980. I guess that's all that's significant, OS wise. What about others?
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Re: One second game freezes - who's getting them?
« Reply #1 on: January 25, 2017, 08:24:22 AM »
No problem here  win 7 GTX 960

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Re: One second game freezes - who's getting them?
« Reply #2 on: January 25, 2017, 08:35:49 AM »
I have always got them, more or less, so probably it is not the same thing. It is either a sudden freeze of a second or a very slow stuttering (like two shorter freezes) for a total of a second. Typically it is in the first few minutes (2? 5?) after starting a practice or joining a server.

I am Win10 Nvidia 980 as well.

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Re: One second game freezes - who's getting them?
« Reply #3 on: January 25, 2017, 08:50:51 AM »
I used to but it was helicorsa causing it before I jad AC on an ssd

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Re: One second game freezes - who's getting them?
« Reply #4 on: January 25, 2017, 09:25:43 AM »
I'm getting it also just recently. Win 7, Nvidia 1060.

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Re: One second game freezes - who's getting them?
« Reply #5 on: January 25, 2017, 10:05:15 AM »
I haven't had any issues: Win7 GTX980ti

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Re: One second game freezes - who's getting them?
« Reply #6 on: January 25, 2017, 10:56:53 AM »
I often get a freeze early on in the game, win 7 Nvidia latest driver (older card  ??? )
I have narrowed it down to:
immediately starting game after bootup
If I have time, task manager displays steam or ac using a lot of cpu doing IO

I work around it.

I have reset the memory sticks, graphics card and this has removed the earlier and additional bigger problem, of blue screen or CTD.
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Re: One second game freezes - who's getting them?
« Reply #7 on: January 25, 2017, 11:21:18 AM »
Win7 2xGTX970

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Re: One second game freezes - who's getting them?
« Reply #8 on: January 25, 2017, 01:21:27 PM »
I sometimes get micro hesitations, but only for the first few laps on a new track I think.

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Re: One second game freezes - who's getting them?
« Reply #9 on: January 25, 2017, 01:41:37 PM »
Win 7-GTX980
Haven't noticed it but like Joe I have AC installed on an ssd, so maybe thats the difference?

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Re: One second game freezes - who's getting them?
« Reply #10 on: January 25, 2017, 01:48:05 PM »
Win 7-GTX980
Haven't noticed it but like Joe I have AC installed on an ssd, so maybe thats the difference?
My AC is on an ssd too.
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Re: One second game freezes - who's getting them?
« Reply #11 on: January 25, 2017, 02:51:08 PM »
I know this has been mentioned before but has everyone who is getting this issue tried turning off all of the apps. I believe apps can still run in the background so you need to disable them all in the settings menu.

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Re: One second game freezes - who's getting them?
« Reply #12 on: January 26, 2017, 10:35:00 AM »
I've reapplied my CPU thermal paste, and that brought the loaded temps down about 20°, from 80° to 60°. The "safe" temp for my CPU is 72°, so hopefully that makes some difference.
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