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    Windows 2000 Process Management

    Windows 2000 (and I believe NT and XP) has a very nice process manager that lets you set priorities on processes. Is there any use for a home user? Or is this more of a server/administration type of feature?

    I know how processes are given priorities over each other, but can this help me? If so, how/what ways?

    For instance, if I set the Q3 Arena process to AboveNormal or High would I see increased frames? Or would this only be evident if my computer were managing a network printer and running a web server?

    Just wanting to know if I can put this to use

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    Chikin Choker Hellbent's Avatar
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    I strongly doubt you could get any more FPS out of that feature, However in the example you mentioned you could give network printing a higher priority than say opening excel spreadsheets.
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