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Old 1st February 2014, 10:04 PM
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Hey I am trying to get Beetle Adventure racing to work, presently it is crazy fast and glitchy with all types of ROMs. There are some old posts (4 years) where the issues were brought up but none where they were solved. Any ideas?

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-Computer is plenty fast enough
-Have tried several of the plugin's that were already loaded
-Messed about with fix frame rate to audio

All with no luck, thanks for any help!
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Old 3rd February 2014, 10:05 PM
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Explain what part is fast.
Is the Audio fast,or is the video fast.

I have it running perfectly with the provided Glide64 plugin.
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Old 8th February 2014, 04:32 PM
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The video and audio were both fast, in my impression roughly twice as fast as the actual game with some slowdowns. My VI/s jumped from 100 to 20 every five to ten seconds.

I did have better luck with the glide plugin in terms of graphics but the audio was still slow and the VI/s were still jumping.

What audio plugin are you using?
Have you changed any of the other settings? Advanced settings? Graphic settings? Audio settings?
My computer is good, well beyond the required specs for PJ64 but nothing crazy, is your computer amazing?
What rom are you using? I have tried the (USA) version, the (Europe version) and the .z64 version all with roughly the same outcome.

Thanks for the help and giving me hope!
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Old 8th February 2014, 07:18 PM
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I can't try anything right now,but here is two audio plugin names.

Azimer's HLE Audio

Shunyuan's HLE audio plugin v1.0

The Shunyuan plugin is on this forum in open discussion.

Here is where to get the latest Azimer's HLE audio plugin update.
Located at the emucr site.

hxtytzp://wawbwc.emu`~cr.coppem/2013/04/azimer-hle-audio-plugin-v060-wip2.h$*tml

Just edit out the red letters.
Blame the forum rules for the link posting problem.
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Old 8th February 2014, 08:18 PM
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Azimer's Audio 0.56 WIP 2 with "Emulate/Simulate AI" unchecked, preferably in Project64 1.6.
You could probably do the same on Project64 2.x, maybe with Azimer's new 0.6 release.

0.56 release can easily be obtained from EmuTalk.
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Old 9th February 2014, 04:28 AM
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Whelp, I tried Shunyuan's HLE audio plugin v1.8 (couldn't find v1.0) and AziAudio in both PJ1.6 and PJ2.1 and in each case the intro video was crazy fast and then racing was laggy.

Glide is definitely the best looking, but using the default plugins in PJ1.6 made it run best, though with no textures on cars and slow downs happening several times per lap still.

Am I doing something wrong or is this just the nature of playing emulator racing games?

Thanks again!
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