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I'd need more information because it could be that your computer isn't very fast and also make sure your computer has a dedicated(discreet) graphics card and if it's integrated there's your problem.

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Q: Why does Minecraft lag on my computer?
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Will your computer handle Minecraft with no lag?

That depends on your computer.

Why do you get random minecraft lag?

Your computer is old.

What is the best recording system for no lag in minecraft?

There is none. Lag is produced from your own computer, not recording systems.

How do you make an HD texture pack in minecraft not lag?

Currently HD texture packs are not supported my Minecraft, and therefore are bound to lag. Having a powerful computer may prevent lag from occurring due to an HD pack, but not always. To fix lag due to HD packs try making sure the only program you are running on your computer is Minecraft as HD textures tend to make Minecraft require a lot more RAM.

How to fix Minecraft lag?

A slow/low end broadband speed is usually the #1 problem for lag on servers. The other is too little ram on the computer on single player, 4 gigs should be the minimum you should have. If you go to the minecraft WiKi they can tell you how to add more ram to the Minecraft application if you have plenty on the computer. Things that you can do to reduce the lag is to turn down some of the visual options in the menu.

Can you use old computer to play minecraft?

No air probably has outdated hardware to run it with a huge lag

Would a old computer work for Minecraft?

yeah. anything with over 2 gb of ram or you'll get loads of lag

Why does my computer run BioShock infinite at the highest resolution with no lag but it cant run minecraft at 20 frames?

Minecraft uses Java, which is slower than what other games use.

Can you use a quad core to play Minecraft without much lag?

If it where possible i would say yes, it could be if you have a super fast computer.

How do you make an HD texture pack in Minecraft that does not lag?

Just like normal. If it lags, you need a better computer. There's not much you can do with the texture pack.

How many dogs can you have in minecraft?

There's technically no limit, but after a certain number your computer would surely lag too much to play or freeze altogether.

Does Minecraft pixelmon give viruses?

there is no viruses on minecraft just lag and pixelmon has none to