How to fix high ping in Windows 10

Anyone who plays online games (especially on PC) will tell you that having a high ping is definitely not good, sometimes you get a large one even with the best configuration that is possible. Ping is a measure of the speed of your connection or, more specifically, the latency of the connection. In case you have problems when playing the game due to the delay, below is the short tutorial which will help you to reduce ping latency on Windows 10 device.

Reduce ping latency on Windows 10

To fix high ping on Windows 10 machine, follow the instructions below:

  1. Click on Start. Type in regedit and run it as Administrator (by right clicking on it and choosing the appropriate button).
    high ping regedit administrator
  2. Go to branch HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Multimedia\SystemProfile.
  3. Right click on NetworkThrottlingIndex and choose Modify.
    network throttling index high ping
  4. Set Value data to FFFFFFFF and click OK.
    network throttling index high ping value
  5. Now go to branch HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip\Parameters\Interfaces\ and choose appropriate element from the list (you need to select one that has your IP address).
  6. Right click in the right area of regedit, click New -> DWORD (32-bit) Value. Give it a name TCPackFrequency.
    high ping intefaces new key
    high ping TCPackFrequency
  7. Right click in the right area of regedit, click New -> DWORD (32-bit) Value. Give it a name TCPNoDelay.
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  8. Double click on TCPackFrequency and set its value data to 1. Click OK.
  9. Double click on TCPNoDelay and set its value data to 1. Click OK.
    NoDelay TCPackFrequency
  10. Go to branch HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\MSMQ.
  11. Right click in the right area of regedit, click New -> DWORD (32-bit) Value. Give it a name TCPNoDelay.
    high ping msmq new key
  12. Double click on TCPNoDelay and set its value data to 1. Click OK.
    high ping nodelay msmq
  13. Go to branch HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\MSMQ\Parameters.
  14. Right click in the right area of regedit, click New -> DWORD (32-bit) Value. Give it a name TCPNoDelay.
  15. Double click on TCPNoDelay and set its value data to 1. Click OK.
  16. Close regedit.
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That’s it! From now hopefully your ping latency will decrease a little bit.

Tip. Some interference could be created in case you are and there are also other wireless devices (like smartphone, iPad, wireless mouse/keyboard, controllers and others) around your Wi-Fi adapter or router.

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