Settings, Performance & Explanations
How do I increase game performance?
If you want to increase the performance of the
Bet on USA software, we recommend that you:
- Use Single Window/Lobby Mode
- Change Graphics Performance
- Close any additional Programs you have
- Remove any Spy-ware from your computer
How do I change game window modes?
By default, the Bet on USA Software opens all new
tables/games in new windows. To change the game
- Click the "Settings" button
in the Lobby
- Click on the "Window" tab"
- Under Game Window Mode
select "Lobby Window" or "New Window"
If you select "New Window" you will also have
Game Window Layout options - choose between "Single"
or "2x2 Grid"
How do I adjust graphics performance?
With the Bet on USA software you can adjust the
performance/graphic quality level and turn off
- Click the "Settings" Tab in
- Click the "Performance" tab
- Slide the Graphics
Performance bar to your desired level
- To turn off animations,
un-tick "Show Animations"
What are some other suggestion to help increase
Try turning off other programs that are running
in the background. These programs such as instant
messenger, downloads/streaming audio or video can
increase lag in dial up and low-end broadband
Spyware and Adware - Bet on USA recommends
removing all adware and spyware from your computer.
These can cause problems when using the internet and
can slow down even the fastest computers enough to
affect your connection latency.
How do I get the floating chat window?
You can activate the large floating chat window
two different ways.
- From the Lobby - click on
the 'Chat' button which can be located in
the bottom right corner of your screen.
- When seated at a Table -
the small chat window, located in the bottom
left hand corner of screen, has a large
toggle button marked with a RED cross. Click
this button to activate the floating chat
What does tagging mean?
Tagging means you can assign another player a
particular tag of your choice. The tag can be select
from several possibilities to reflect the player
Example Player Tags: Shark, Buddy, King, Easy
Once you have assigned a tag to a player you will
be able to see when they are online. Currently the
tagging option does not provide you with the
specific table of where your tagged player is
How do I tag a player?
There are two methods for tagging players:
- Go to the Player Tag box
located in the lobby. Click on the 'add'
button and you will then be prompted to
enter the player's nickname you wish to tag.
- Whilst seated at a table
simply click on the player's name tag and
select your choice of player tag.
What does Plrs/flop mean?
This shows what percentage of players are staying
in the game until at least the flop each hand.
What does Hands/Hr mean?
This tells you how many hands that table is
playing every hour.
What does the Average Pot mean?
This is the average size of the pot being
gambled, per hand, at each respective table.
What is the Waiting List?
The waiting list enables you to add yourself to a
table that may already be full. The waiting list
will notify you when a position at that table
What do the different tournament tabs mean?
- Scheduled - these are tournaments scheduled by
Bet on USA to start at a specific time. oddsmaker.ag
Freerolls can be found under the scheduled tab.
- Sit & Go - These are tournaments that will only
start once the required number of players has been
reached. Registered Sit N Go Tournaments are usually
single table tournaments.
- Satellites - These are tournaments that 'feed'
winners into bigger tournaments. Satellites are held
in various stages leading up to a large tournament
such as a WPT, WSOP or Bet on USA special event.
- Special - These are tournaments arranged by third
parties and hosted by Bet on USA. For example if you
have a local Poker club, you may like to hold an
online tournament at Bet on USA - contact customer