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I am currently running into a curiousity question. My secondary rig runs a 1055T/6870 combo, and i have a 9600gt lieing around. The thing runs windows 7. It just sits there running utorrent and LANS, i was curious. Can i shove my 9600gt into it and run folding@home. 6870 is doing other things.

What about driver conflict?
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If you get the drivers to work then yes it should fold, if it doesn't hit it with a hammer!
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If you get the drivers to work then yes it should fold, if it doesn't hit it with a hammer!
Cheers.

Can you explain it to me in more detail?
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Now sure if its up to date, but check this guide.
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It should work fine, I run a 6950 with a 9800GT folding. I'm using 11.3 and the latest Nvidia drivers. You just gotta add some flags, use GPU2 and follow this guide.
    
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Either guide works, the one I linked just goes into detail about drivers and such.
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It should work fine, I run a 6950 with a 9800GT folding. I'm using 11.3 and the latest Nvidia drivers. You just gotta add some flags, use GPU2 and follow this guide.
Few things.

I have 11.3 installed too.

Can i use the latest nvidia or do i need to download the ones in the guide?

Can i just install nvidia drivers after i put the GPU in, or do i need to uninstall ati, then safe mode ati, then nvidia?
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Few things.

I have 11.3 installed too.

Can i use the latest nvidia or do i need to download the ones in the guide?

Can i just install nvidia drivers after i put the GPU in, or do i need to uninstall ati, then safe mode ati, then nvidia?
Latest Nvidia works fine for me, I just installed the drivers after I put the card in, no safe mode or anything. Only problem I ran in to was F@H gave me an error until I manually copied C:\\Users\\username\\AppData\\Roaming\\Folding@hom e-gpu\\cudart.dll and put it in C:\\Program Files (x86)\\Folding@home\\Folding@home-gpu\\
    
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