Optimizing FL Studio performance

These tips will help you to get the most out of your computer's CPU and memory. Generally, items that reduce CPU load are far more important than memory usage, unless you are experiencing memory errors or the projects memory requirements exceed your installed RAM. Further information is available in the FL Studio Optimization YouTube playlist.

First settings and things to check

Some very important settings are located on Options > Audio:

More items to try if required

This section assumes you have worked through all the points above.

System related issues


See also - Buffer underruns & maximizing FL Studio performance.