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== Fixing Lag ==
 
== Fixing Lag ==
 
How to fix lag depends on what is causing it.
 
How to fix lag depends on what is causing it.
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=== Slow Internet Connection ===
| {{Hl3}} |'''Issue'''
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Lag can be caused by a slow internet connection, such as dial-up. In that case, find a server that is more allowing, or get a better connection.
| {{Hl3}} |'''Details'''
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=== Satellite Internet ===
| '''Slow Internet Connection''' || Lag can be caused by a slow internet connection, such as dial-up. In that case, find a server that is more allowing, or get a better connection.
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Satellite internet is far too laggy for BZFlag. Sorry.
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| '''Satellite Internet''' || Satellite internet causes too much lag for BZFlag.
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=== Automatic Updates ===
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Make sure software is not running scans for automatic updates in the background.
| '''Automatic Updates''' || Make sure software is not running scans for automatic updates in the background.
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=== Downloads ===
| '''Downloads''' || Don't download something and play BZFlag at the same time.
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Don't download something and play BZFlag at the same time.
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| '''Internet-intensive programs''' || Other programs, such as other people playing an online game on your network, can cause lag.
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=== Internet-intensive programs ===
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Other programs, such as other people playing an online game on your network, can cause lag.
| '''Distant Server''' || Try a different server. Often, lag is just caused by distance.
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=== Distant Server ===
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Try a different server. Often, lag is just caused by distance.
  
 
==The lag test program==
 
==The lag test program==

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