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Hey guys, I want to get folding to work on 2 different cards in the same system. How exactly do I do that? Is it the same as if I were to use 2 cards of the same model? Also, how would I install the nVidia drivers for both cards? Do I insert the 8800gts first, install the drivers, then plug in the 9600gso? Or can they both be plugged in at the same time while installing drivers? Thanks!!
    
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You can plug them in at the same time, then you'll have to download the client you wish to use from folding.stanford.edu

This guide should help you get setup.
    
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I would recommend using the 266.58 nvidia drivers as well.

http://www.nvidia.com/object/win7-winvista-64bit-266.58-whql-driver.html
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Remember to disable the multiple gpu setting in the NIVIDIA control panel.I would first see if I could get this to work with two monitors. If it works with two monitors then try the flags and the jumpered plug.If it works with the flags andjumpered plug,remove the plug and see if all you need is the flags.I have had some multi-setups that never did work on both gpu's unless hooked up to two monitors and I have had others that just needed the correct flag in the second cards shortcut.The correct settings in the NIVIDIA control panel is important.
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