Dead Rising 2 Lags – Why Does Dead Rising 2 Lag, How to Fix It

I had seen many users complaining that Dead Rising 2 lags. This article is for those who want to fix this issue and improve the game performance.

What should I do to fix this lagging?

1. Make sure that all the Drivers are Up-to-Date

2. Remove Invalid Registry Entries

3. Run Fewer Programs while Playing the Game

4. Upgrade Hardware according to Windows Experience Index

5. Defrag the System

6. Disable Unwanted Services

Make sure that all the Drivers are Up-to-Date

Running your system with out of date drivers may be the reason of Dead Rising 2 lags. You have to make sure that all the drivers (including Graphics and Sound Drivers) are up-to-date. If they aren’t, you need to download an appropriate and supported version from the corresponding manufacturer’s website.

Remove Invalid Registry Entries

Too many junk registry entries cause game lagging. Clean the registry using a globally recognised Registry Cleaner software.

Run Fewer Programs while Playing the Game

Running too many programs while playing the game may be responsible for the problem. That is why make

sure that other programs are closed.

Upgrade Hardware according to Windows Experience Index

A slow computer results in Dead Rising 2 lags. Windows Experience Index rates overall system performance based on various tests that it conducts. It will guide you upgrading the hardware according to the overall results and help fixing the problem.

1. Click Start.

2. Type Windows Experience Index in the Search Box.

3. Press ENTER.

4. Click Rate this computer button.

5. Wait till various types of tests are being conducted.

6. After the results appear, note down the hardware components that you needs to upgraded for fixing Dead Rising 2 lags.

Defrag the System

Disk drive fragmentation slows down the process of retrieving the file contents while the game is running. The Disk Defragmenter is not capable of defragging the files in use. That is why; free Microsoft PageDefrag utility is recommended. It’s available on Microsoft website.

Disable Unwanted Services

Running unnecessary services like program updates, error reporting, etc causes Dead Rising 2 lags. You have to find and disable such type of unneeded services to fix the problem.

1. Click Start.

2. Type Services in the Search box.

3. Press ENTER.

4. Right click a service and select Stop option.

5. Restart the game.