Pirates of the Burning Sea Update: Lag Issue and Vista

Posted Fri, Feb 22, 2008 by Aelryn

Frag that lag.

Pirates of the Burning Sea players having trouble with Windows Vista and lag will be happy to hear that there's a work-around for the annoying issue.

Here’s what you do:

1. Be logged in as a user with administrator privileges
2. Open up the start menu, go to All Programs > Accessories
3. Right-click on the Command Prompt icon and choose Run as Administrator
4. Type netsh interface tcp set global autotuning=disabled
5. Re-start Pirates of the Burning Sea if its running

To turn the setting back to normal, follow steps 1-3, and type the command netsh interface tcp set global autotuning=normal

You can find out more about the issue and solution at the official Burning Sea website.


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