Howdy. It seems as though my laptop is using the incorrect graphics card for games (for example, Skyrim):
When I access the nVidia control panel, it assures me that my nVidia NVS 4200m (rather than the integrated Intel chip) is the default:
I've done most of the troublshooting that I'm comfortable doing (manually selecting nVidia as the chosen graphics card for Skyrim, etc.) but I haven't messed with the BIOS or anything b/c I'm just not "good enough with computers".
I tried googling but there were like 48394 answers, all of which were a bit daunting and none of which seemed to help.
Attached is my system specs: