How to change video graphic card settings to maximum performance while working with Tobii Pro Studio

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Usually, Tobii Studio works fine with the Windows default graphic settings and uses the dedicated graphics card. However, if you have issues using your default settings for graphics cards and Tobii Studio switch between integrated and dedicated GPU you may set your settings, so only the dedicated card will be used by Tobii Software.
These steps will vary from computer to computer, but the following is a good guide for how to get this done.

  1. Please visit NVidia website, download the latest driver for your graphics card, install it and restart your machine.
  2. Right click on your desktop and select Nvidia Control Panel.
  3. Click on “Adjust Image Settings with Preview”, select “Use my preference emphasizing: Performance”, move the slider to the left for the best performance and click Apply.
  4. Click on Manage 3D Settings and open the drop-down menu to Global Settings. Select the High-performance NVIDIA processor as your preferred graphics processor and click Apply.
  5. Open the drop-down menu for Program Settings and click Add. Search for the Tobii Studio and double-click to select it. Select the High-performance NVIDIA processor as the preferred graphics processor for this program and click Apply. Re-start your computer and open your Tobii Studio software to test.

  6. If working machine doesn’t have hybrid graphics and only have an integrated graphics adapter below are the steps of how to set up Intel adapter to maximum performance. Right click on your desktop and select Graphics Properties. This will open the Intel Graphics and Media Control Panel. Click on Advanced Mode and OK. 
  7. Click on the 3D icon and set your 3D preferences.