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@  SkiDDeM : (30 October 2014 - 03:43 AM) http://m.youtube.com...h?v=YA7UOZMVrZc
@  LostlProph3t : (29 October 2014 - 12:53 PM) somebody trade me today. willing to lean towards players, just cuz i want one done tonight
@  LostlProph3t : (27 October 2014 - 12:27 PM) and he cant even read
@  GeeYouknit : (27 October 2014 - 11:46 AM) he aint done yet either
@  sqrl : (27 October 2014 - 10:29 AM) safe to say 14ers won't ever have a week like this again lol
@  Mr.SirSuperN... : (27 October 2014 - 03:16 AM) 14ers got the bragging rights
@  sqrl : (26 October 2014 - 04:01 PM) 14ers... my team in my other league is (starters) P. Manning, Murray, Cobb, L. Miller, Mi. Floyd , Gostowkskwiskwi, DET D. Bench: McKinnon,T. Smith, E. Manning, A. Holmes, M. Wallace, . This week was bad for me but luckliy the guy im playing against got absoulutey nothign out of his team lol. If I can't get 3.13 points of Cobb and Murray combined, it would be the biggest upset in the history of FF
@  sqrl : (26 October 2014 - 03:52 PM) all i need is a total of 3.13 points from Cobb and Murray and I win. I think... it's a lock :)
@  LostlProph3t : (26 October 2014 - 03:46 PM) rpetty much. this guy has 2 players still to go
@  sqrl : (26 October 2014 - 03:45 PM) OK SO 14ERS DESTROYED ME THIS WEEK. WOW. CONGRATS. HIGHEST SCORE EVER?
@  Mr.SirSuperN... : (26 October 2014 - 03:33 PM) lol
@  GeeYouknit : (26 October 2014 - 03:31 PM) yea money league is all i care about too, I'm 5-2 soon to be 6-2 with a pretty easy schedule coming up. Win me some cash money
@  LostlProph3t : (26 October 2014 - 03:29 PM) ya sure
@  Valkyrie : (26 October 2014 - 03:06 PM) Just glad I didn't player either of you gee and 14ers. Although I really doubt your teams will do that again. Lol good week for the both of you guys... Anyone wanna trade for lynch?
@  14ers : (26 October 2014 - 02:27 PM) yeah, whats your team ?
@  sqrl : (26 October 2014 - 02:03 PM) all that matters is my money league. im currently 7-0. this week im down by 3 points but the other guy has already played all his players and i still have michael floyd for another half, cobb and murray lawl
@  sqrl : (26 October 2014 - 02:02 PM) reoeehetheisbergerier tearing it UP
@  14ers : (26 October 2014 - 01:07 PM) thanks sanders, foster, forte, bennett hopefully roethlisberger and brown.
@  14ers : (26 October 2014 - 01:06 PM) yeah im pretty sure i took over first place!!!! wooo!!
@  GeeYouknit : (26 October 2014 - 11:56 AM) #killedyou

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I know a big part of CS is getting all you can get out of your PC to get the best FPS possible to increase your ability to actually play the game.

Well launch options can greatly improve this.

If you don't know what they are, right click on Counter-Strike, goto Properties, from there you should see a button labeled "Set Launch Options", click that.

I only bring all this up, cause I just formatted my PC and had to set mine again, they really do help, especially the mouse acceleration and the ability to set the refresh rate in gameplay instead of playing at 60hz by default. But remember, don't set a resolution or refresh rate your monitor can't support or basically, you'll just have to restart your machine.

Here is a list of them, and what they do.

* -console - this will enable the Half Life console. Press ~ (tilde) to bring it down in game, or use the console button in the main menu.

* -game <variable> - this will set the custom game to whatever variable is set. eg cstrike, dod, dmc. The valid variables are the abbreviated names of the mods inside your base halflife directory.

* -numericping - this will replace those goofy dots in the Halflife game browser with your actual ping time (measured in milliseconds, not dots :) )

* -noipx - this will disable IPX support. Which is fine, because you don't need IPX at all for Halflife. Recommended :)

* -noip - useful for single player. Will disable IP. (note: im not sure about this one).

* -nointro - This is to skip the two avi's at the start.

* -nojoy - disables joystick support.

* -noforcemparms -noforcemaccel - This will disable mouse acceleration. Useful for windows XP

* -toconsole - when you open hl.exe with this parameter, it will load straight into the console.

* -dev - enables developer mode. Useful for testing a homemade map, or debugging. Will show a more detailed summary of what is being loaded/initialized in the console. Use 'developer 1' and 'developer 2' in console to set debug message detail level

* -d3d - will use direct 3D only.

* -gl - will use OpenGL only.

* -soft - will use software rendering only.

* -full - will use fullscreen mode. Again, not important.

* -window - window mode.

* -wavonly - will disable directsound, and attempt to play all sound files as wav files.
* -w <variable> - sets video mode width (variable is number of pixels wide).
* -gamegauge - runs the demo in demoname.dem in benchmaking mode and saves the results in fps.txt file. 1.0.0.9+ only. Can do the same thing in-game with cl_gg 1; gg in the console.

* -heapsize <variable> - Where <variable> is how much RAM you got. Say you got 32 MB of RAM. Replace the variable with 32768. Don't be foolish and replace the variable with more than what you got in RAM. People with more than 64 MB of RAM sometimes feel that it's not using the RAM being supplied. Well, they're right. This command invokes to show Half-Life all the RAM that you have and it can be used.

* -particles <variable> - Variable number is the number of particles for which to set aside buffer space. This is useful for seraching for leaks in maps.

* -port <variable> - will set the port (for a listen server). Default is 27015.

* -zone <variable> - appears to solve most script memory errors if you set it to 1024 (I believe the default is 255). Maybe the max line length (in characters) of a script or cfg file.

* -noforcemparms - not sure what this does :). I am guessing it disables multiplayer arms (weapons?).


Disabling mouse acceleration greatly improves your aim, basically, it aims at what you at aim at, not what XP is aiming you at.

Here are my settings, which basically gives me a good steady 100 fps on most maps.

-noforcemparms -noforcemaccel -noforcemspd -heapsize 512000 -freq 85 -dxlevel 70 -w 1024 -h 768

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Unless you've become used to mouse acceleration and can't play without it. I've tried twice. =/ It does help most players, though.
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Unless you've become used to mouse acceleration and can't play without it. I've tried twice. =/ It does help most players, though.

I can play a lot better without it, my strafing is much smoother, not has "jumpy" I suppose.

It took me awhile to get used to play like that though.

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Yep, if you don't have the CPL mousefix, I'd highly reccomend those noforce commands. Even if you do have it it can be an insurance kinda thing
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