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Lucas Hale
March 23rd, 2022
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Timer Resolution is an open-source windows utility that allows you to change the default timer resolution of a Windows Computer. download Timer Resolution will decrease Network Latency and Increase FPS(or decrease FPS drops) and consequently, it will speed up your computer while you are playing games.

The majority of gamers often complain about two problems one of them is lagging (being latency) and the second one is FPS drops that are decreasing your computer performance. The standard timer on Windows PC can vary between 10 and 25 milliseconds. This is not a good thing when it comes to gaming. If the sleep or timer of the game is below your system’s timer resolution, it will not render your expected result. All you have to do is increase FPS by using the Timer Resolution.

FPS drops make display our games like a sequence of pictures popping one after another very slowly skipping very important parts. So the player might miss a lot of important parts of the video game. So that the player can not experience the game as they expect. But with download Timer Resolution now you can enjoy your games completely and without lags.

The goal of the tool is to provide the best possible results by measuring time in smaller incremental units. This method will only work if your system’s processing power is strong enough. A fast processing unit will allow the tool to measure time more accurately. It will display the various time periods, including seconds, minutes, and hours. This program is very useful for Windows users because it allows them to start or pause the timer.

Concept of Latency

Network latency also known as lag is a term that refers to the time it takes for data to be processed and sent over a network. There are two types of lag. first, one is Server-side lag which occurs when the client-server is slow. This will affect all the players connected to the server. SO, A user can do nothing about the Server-side lag. The second one is Latency lag which occurs when your internet connection to the server is slow.

Concept of FPS

FPS stands for Frames Per Second which is a measurement of how many images a screen can handle in a second. If we consider games we can see that frame times are very high which Leading to falling between frames. This is also called “Microshutter“, Microshutter explains that some time frames are bypassed by the GPU because they are rendered late. As a result, players who face FPS drops cannot see what other players see.

How to Download Timer Resolution?

download Timer Resolution is a lightweight Windows application that is around 6.5MB. To Download Timer Resolution click on the “Download” top of the page and it will redirect you to the download link page. You have to wait for 10second until the download link is visible. Then you can simply click on the download link and it will be downloaded automatically.

How to install Timer Resolution for Windows?

➥ Wait until it is fully downloaded. Double click on the downloaded application.
➥ Follow the installation process.
➥ once the installation is completed restart your computer.
➥ Now you can click on the icon and run the application

How to use Timer Resolution?

➥ Open Timer Resolution as Administrator(right-click and select run as administrator). Then you will see a window like below.
download timer resolution
As you see in the window current resolution and maximum resolution are not the same. Those must be the same in order to get the expected performance. So with this setting, you can not get the expected resolution

➥ To make it equal click on the “Maximum” button. Then you will get a result like below.
download Timer Resolution
If the Maximum Resolution and current resolution are the same you will get a good resolution propermance. But if not follow the steps below.

➥ Open “Command prompt” as Administrator.
➥ Then copy and paste on command prompt each of the below commands and hit enter. (one at a time)
👉 bcdedit /set useplatformtick yes
👉 bcdedit /set disabledynamictick yes
Then run the application as administrator again and click the button “Maximum”.It will equalize the maximum resolution and the current resolution. Then you can have the greatest resolution experience out of your games.

How to uninstall Timer Resolution?

➥ Go to the Control Panel of your Windows computer.
➥ Click on programs and features.
➥ Find Timer Resolution, then select it and right-click on it.
➥ Click on uninstall and confirm the action
➥ Open the roaming folder (press “Windows+R”) to delete app data.
➥ Then type “%AppData%” in the pop-up window and hit ENTER.
➥ Then it will open the Roaming folder.
➥ Select the Timer Resolution folder and delete it.

What is a timer resolution?

download Timer Resolution is a utility that allows you to set the current resolution of your Windows computer so that you can experience your video games with great resolution and without lag.

What should I set my timer resolution to?

In order to increase your FPS, you should set your current resolution as the same as your computer’s default maximum resolution. For example, if your maximum resolution is 0.5ms you should set your current resolution to 0.5ms.


Timer Resolution is a free useful little utility program that lets users set their computer’s resolution to improve its performance. It will improve your gameplay experience by letting you optimize the FPS of your computer.


This download is licensed as freeware for the Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system which is developed and distributed by Lucas Hale. All company names, product names, registered trademarks, and logos are the property of their respective owners.