How to decrease lag on anims?

Any guides on how to decrease lags when using the system? Animations lag for me when i hover on applications bar or do something on top bar


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CPU: quad core Intel Core i3-9100F (-MCP-) speed/min/max: 3709/800/4200 MHz
Kernel: 5.16.16-200.fc35.x86_64 x86_64 Up: 2h 58m
Mem: 4218.4/7858.4 MiB (53.7%) Storage: 238.25 GiB (12.2% used) Procs: 324
Shell: Bash inxi: 3.3.13

In terminal ?


and post
or use garuda assisant and post the output

pleae help us to help you


okay, be right back

sorry, i were sleeping :flushed:
actually, i deleted the os before asking. Im trying to install again and im trying to do bootable usb iso again, but balenaetcher fails. Searching for other apps to use to make bootable usb with garuda

Try ventoy to burn your iso

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okay, almost done

done,trying garuda-inxi

Kernel: 5.16.12-zen1-1-zen x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 11.2.0
parameters: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-x86_64 lang=en_US keytable=us tz=UTC
misobasedir=garuda misolabel=GARUDA_DR460NIZEDGAMING_WHITETAI quiet
systemd.show_status=1 driver=free nouveau.modeset=1 i915.modeset=1
Desktop: KDE Plasma 5.24.2 tk: Qt 5.15.3 info: latte-dock wm: kwin_x11
vt: 1 dm: SDDM Distro: Garuda Linux base: Arch Linux
Type: Desktop Mobo: ASUSTeK model: PRIME B360M-A v: Rev X.0x
serial: UEFI: American Megatrends v: 3201
date: 04/16/2021
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family: 6 model-id: 0x9E (158) stepping: 0xB (11) microcode: 0xD6
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desc: d-4x32 KiB; i-4x32 KiB L2: 1024 KiB desc: 4x256 KiB L3: 6 MiB
desc: 1x6 MiB
Speed (MHz): avg: 4064 high: 4093 min/max: 800/4200 scaling:
driver: intel_pstate governor: performance cores: 1: 4093 2: 4045 3: 4044
4: 4076 bogomips: 28800
Flags: avx avx2 ht lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 ssse3
Type: itlb_multihit status: KVM: VMX unsupported
Type: l1tf mitigation: PTE Inversion
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IBRS_FW, STIBP: disabled, RSB filling
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Device-1: NVIDIA GP108 [GeForce GT 1030] vendor: Micro-Star MSI
driver: nouveau v: kernel pcie: gen: 1 speed: 2.5 GT/s lanes: 4 link-max:
gen: 3 speed: 8 GT/s ports: active: HDMI-A-1 empty: DVI-D-1
bus-ID: 01:00.0 chip-ID: 10de:1d01 class-ID: 0300
Display: x11 server: X.Org v: compositor: kwin_x11 driver: X:
loaded: nouveau unloaded: modesetting alternate: fbdev,nv,vesa gpu: nouveau
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s-diag: 582mm (22.9")
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OpenGL: renderer: NV138 v: 4.3 Mesa 21.3.7 direct render: Yes
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v: kernel alternate: snd_soc_skl,snd_sof_pci_intel_cnl bus-ID: 00:1f.3
chip-ID: 8086:a348 class-ID: 0403
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driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel pcie: gen: 1 speed: 2.5 GT/s lanes: 4
link-max: gen: 3 speed: 8 GT/s bus-ID: 01:00.1 chip-ID: 10de:0fb8
class-ID: 0403
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warning: database file for 'core' does not exist (use '-Sy' to download)
warning: database file for 'extra' does not exist (use '-Sy' to download)
warning: database file for 'community' does not exist (use '-Sy' to download)
warning: database file for 'multilib' does not exist (use '-Sy' to download)
warning: database file for 'chaotic-aur' does not exist (use '-Sy' to download)
Garuda (2.5.5-1):
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Last full system update: 2022-03-27
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Is there a reson why you are not using nvidia driver as this might be the cause of the slowness
use the garuda assistance to install the proprietary driver


because i dont know how to install nvidia drivers

nvm ill try it
Thank you!

nevermind, still got a problem

Using config 'video-nvidia-dkms' for device: 0000:01:00.0 (0300:10de:1d01) Display controller nVidia Corporation GP108 [GeForce GT 1030]

Installing video-nvidia-dkms...

Sourcing /etc/mhwd-x86_64.conf

Has lib32 support: true

Sourcing /var/lib/mhwd/db/pci/graphic_drivers/nvidia-dkms/MHWDCONFIG

Processing classid: 0300

Sourcing /var/lib/mhwd/scripts/include/0300

Processing classid: 0302

:: Synchronizing package databases...

error: failed to synchronize all databases (unable to lock database)

Error: pacman failed!

Error: script failed!

use garuda assistance to remove database lock
then use


and reboot and try again

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Thanks! New question: how to disable some animations? How to add buttons on top bar on window like on Windows OS?


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