Software Versus Hardware Accelerated Decoding

Applies to: Client

We use hardware decoding by default (0). Hardware decoding is great for many reasons. But most importantly, it really brings the latency down on your games. That being said, if your computer doesn't have a hardware decoder, you can try using software decoding. But remember, Parsec on software decoding is not awesome. To run software decoding, set the value to 1.

decoder_software=0