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I had a folding rig, but it was only 24/7 for a month or so before I needed to part out. I had made a simple PC for my bedroom out of my old rig I had given to my mother:

Asus P5n-e sli
E6600
4 GB Corsair XMS2 RAM (800mhz)
evga single slot 9800GT.

all of this is running off of a Rosewill 600w PSU. This has been running fine as my HTPC but I realized I use it a lot less than I thought I would, and figured I'd try to run it as a folder.

When I had originally set up my folding rig, I bought a CM silent Pro 700w from a member on here. I have that PSU still, but didn't want to have to redo everything unless it was more necessary than not, and just keep the Silent Pro as a back up PSU for my sig rig.

So would I conceivably be able to fold JUST on the 9800GT 24/7 with the Rosewill? Or should I swap it for the CM PSU?
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that rosewill will run it fine. you are not pulling much wattage with that setup at all.
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Yeah, I'd wager that whole setup only pulls like 200W.

Should be safe!
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Sweet thanks! Any particular nvidia driver I should get/stay away from? I forget what's on there now.
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Sweet thanks! Any particular nvidia driver I should get/stay away from? I forget what's on there now.
I'd just stick with the latest from nVidia. maybe poke around in the folding threads for folding optimized drivers, if such drivers exist that is.
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