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post #11 of 57
fold
post #12 of 57
download FAH v7 and setup -bigadv SMP folding on your CPU and you can also get some really nice ppd with your 6950.

My 6870 gets around 7.4k ppd so you should be able to climb up the ranks pretty quickly with your setup.

You get a folding postbit and a rank based on how many total points your have produced, i'm slowing down because of warmer weather but I try to fold overnight to stay in the 500's.
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post #13 of 57
I will go with... ...fold!
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Do as you like with it, there are no limitations with a 'fast' PC and there are plenty of amazing games.
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Thread Starter 
Dang already a ton of replies... I've heard about folding but it never went further than hearing about it.
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post #16 of 57
The problem I have with folding is, while it may be fun to see your score at the end of the day, its boring. I think he is looking for something to do on the computer, rather than watch it fold. Fold while afk.
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post #17 of 57
Quote:
Originally Posted by JedixJarf;13539866 
FOLD IT!!!!!
I have a relatively fast computer so I tried folding it, but all that happened was it broke. sad-smiley-002.gif
post #18 of 57
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kirus2012;13540022 
The problem I have with folding is, while it may be fun to see your score at the end of the day, its boring. I think he is looking for something to do on the computer, rather than watch it fold. Fold while afk.

I echo this but the initial fun of getting it set up and optimized will kill some time and occupy you for a bit.

Right now I have been messing with graphics mods for crysis (the original) just to see what my system can do.

You can also try to raise your OC for some superpi and wprime benchmarks.

Also go through the 3Dmark suite of benchmarks and mess around for a bit.
post #19 of 57
Fold

While it may not cure cancer directly it is for scientific research and it's better than buying a brand new fast rig sitting there idle
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post #20 of 57
Enjoy it.
6 months from now new products/items will make it look old and crappy, and it won't be top of the line anymore. smile.gif
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