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Purple link in my sig.
I am so confused, what is it you want me to do?
    
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Follow it, and use the tracker. It configures multiGPUs more efficiently than using the clients directly.
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Follow it, and use the tracker. It configures multiGPUs more efficiently than using the clients directly.
Oh lol, okay. I clicked the QC fanclub because that was the only link that really looked 'purple' to me.
    
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Oh lol, okay. I clicked the QC fanclub because that was the only link that really looked 'purple' to me.


I have trouble with just the one, let alone two...

I have found that the clients need to be opened in a certain order or the second core will just fail...

What flags do you have setup?
 
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Using -verbosity 9 -forcegpu nvidia_g80 -gpu X <---Replace X with number 0-5.
I've been trying to use the tracker, but it doesn't seem to be cooperating with me.
    
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Bump for update.
It looks like GX2s just really don't like playing nice with Win 7.
Installed a copy of XP 32-bit and now GPU usage is looking much more promising. At first when all the cores where fired up usage sat at around 80% for each. Then I manually set the priority of each core to 'High' and sure enough GPU usage pegged to 100% for each core. Moral of the story, if GX2 farming, use XP.
Now to figure out how to keep the middle card cool...was seeing over 90 after a minute of folding
    
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Glad you got that sorted... I managed to get mine going on vista.... I do have a key for win7 but if you had these problems I might hold off.

Yea the heat (even without the shroud) gets a bit much with over volting/clocking... My waterblock for it should be here tomorrow.
 
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My gx2 works fine in win7.


Edit: I use the gpu tracker for all my foldng needs currently.i
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Yea I have one that works great too. I think they must just be picky about certain hardware setups. As of now though I only have 2.5 gx2s i'm this rig. As of this morning I wasn't able to get gpu2 to fold without crashing. I've already baked one side of the card. Now i'm gonna try baking the main board and see if that works.
    
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Yea I have one that works great too. I think they must just be picky about certain hardware setups. As of now though I only have 2.5 gx2s i'm this rig. As of this morning I wasn't able to get gpu2 to fold without crashing. I've already baked one side of the card. Now i'm gonna try baking the main board and see if that works.
I brought back 2 8800gtx back from the dead So far the only thing I've tried. Good luck on that
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