USEFUL SOFTWARE & SETTINGS

My list of useful software and settings:

CCleaner

CCleaner cleans up junk files. After install immidately turn off "Active monitoring". May conflict with VAC, if u will receive VAC Authentication Error just remove this software.
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CCleaner

AusLogics Disk Defrag

One of the fastest defraggers. DON'T DEFRAG UR SSD! :)
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AusLogics Disk Defrag

AusLogics Registry Cleaner

Tool that effectively clears invalid entries from your Windows registry and get your PC running smooth.
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AusLogics Registry Cleaner

Steam settings:

In the Steam settings uncheck the box in Interface - Enable DirectWrite, disable all options like streaming and others as well.
Steam settings:

LatencyMon

It's not a measure of input lag, but will give you a good idea of possible problematic devices. You should get to around 0-80. Spikes to 500-1000 signal that something wrong in the system, but you can always find out a cause and turn to google for help :)
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LatencyMon

General advices:

Do not keep open many applications during the game, it all affects your systems performance and input lag, especially browsers, razer synapse, logitech gaming software and other features. Usually my tray looks like this, likewise you:
General advices:

VibranceGUI

Automating NVIDIAs Digitial Vibrance Control and AMDs Saturation for any game. Safe for VAC, ESL, ESEA, CEVO, FACEIT. Add csgo.exe and you no need to adjust colors through the panel of the videodriver anymore :)
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VibranceGUI

Delete trash from Nvidia videodriver before installing with NvSlimmer

Tool that effectively clears trash from nvidia drivers before install
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Delete trash from Nvidia videodriver before installing with NvSlimmer

Display Driver Uninstaller aka DDU:

You can use it when installing / reinstalling drivers to get rid of the "remains" of the previous version.
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Display Driver Uninstaller aka DDU:

Override high dpi scale:

Head to C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\counter-strike global offensive\ Right click to properties on "csgo.exe" Navigate to Compatibility -> check the "override high DPI scaling behavior" box, and hit "OK". ("Application" from drop-down menu) Restart your game if necessary. Can boost up your fps on slow pc and decrease input lag. This also works with other games if you are having performance issues and know your hardware should run it better than that.
Override high dpi scale:

New nvidia tweak:

Open latest nVidia Profile Inspector
Select game - Counter-strike: Global Offensive
Find in section Sync and Refresh setting Frame Rate Limiter Mode and set it to _DELAY_FLIP_BY_FLIPMETERING (or _ALLOW_ALL)
Reducing input lag & sometimes increasing fps. Try different settings.
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New nvidia tweak:
New nvidia tweak:

Enable your network controller for network tasks offlload:

open "regedit" [Win+R]
find HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Tcpip\Parameters
set DisableTaskOffload to 0 (or create if does not exist DWORD 32bit)
restart PC
decrease input lag for some systems
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