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Right, does Folding require a good Internet connection? For some reason, don;t know why, I think it does.

I know my rig isn't a "beast" but I would like to fold with the 4350. But I only get a 0.5kb/s up and a mere 1mb down (yup, it's hell).

So could I, in theory, fold?

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In theory yes, you can fold with any internet connection, however I dont think Linux and GPU folding go too well together.
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Heck ya you can, Ive uploaded bigbigadv units while tethered to my iPhone.
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Thanks! I actually dual boot with XP (just don't like to admit it) so I could leave it on all day while I am at school.

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It only needs an internet connection when downloading new and uploading finished WUs right?
 
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It only needs an internet connection when downloading new and uploading finished WUs right?
Yes, that is correct.

Joshd, you will easily be able to download the work unit, and until you have completed the unit, internet connection is not needed.
When finishing the work unit, you will connect back to stanford to upload the work unit. it's not an incredibly large file (Unless in the future you aim for -big bigadv work units). You should not have a problem uploading the work unit at the end.
    
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