Little tool to check and modify the windows system timer.
If you want to know what this is about, you should read this article:
Windows Timer Resolution: Megawatts Wasted
The matter is in my opinion less dramatic as the author of the article states, but he has written down a comprehensive collection of facts about the windows timer. Excellent article!
Source code is here:https://github.com/tebjan/TimerTool
Verison 3 minimizes to system tray and can be started with command line arguments "-t peroidVal" and "-minimized". e.g. put a .bat file into your autostart with the following code:
Version 2 can set 0.5 ms as timer resolution.
If you like it: Donate some dev bucks, thanks a lot!
yes, i have added a link to the article..
had to use this in my .bat file to get running.
start "" "C:\PathToTool\TimerTool.exe" -t 0.5 -minimized
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