Learning how to set up your PC is a fundamental part of playing CSGO. It’s critical to optimize your hardware for maximum performance, but also make sure that CSGO looks like you want it. Disabling certain features such as Windows DVR reduces input lag, making tabbing in and out of the game faster and, in general, improving FPS. Most professional players downscale their resolution to prioritize performance over visuals. The result is a higher and more stable FPS. Exercise: For this exercise, go through and configure all the settings, changing your power settings, disabling Windows DVR, NVIDIA, and adjusting to either stretched or black bars.