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I didnt notice a difference with my HT enabled with MY CPU then again i may not because if its speed...Who knows.
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Originally Posted by ENTERPRISE1701
I didnt notice a difference with my HT enabled with MY CPU then again i may not because if its speed...Who knows.
I wonder if Northwoods behave differently to Prescott cores on this matter (?)

Or whether this is the case for all HT processors

My Northwood used to eat through WU's much faster than the prescott (both, one instance of F@H with HT on)
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Hey thanks RyGuy, thats exactly part of what I wanted to know. How to run Folding Home in HT. What confused me was it's not really two different cores. With an AMD x2 4200+ I had to name my cores #0 and #1 to be able to run two instances of prime95 and I wanted to know if you did the same thing with HT. After reading these other wonderful posts I came to the conclusion that it might be worth my while to run Folding Home in HT. Like Sdumper said " Give it a try I think you'll be pleasantly impressed.".
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Like Sdumper said " I'm no folding guru". Well, I'm no folding guru either, but I did take his advice, I enabled HT (P4 2.60 GHz, 800 fsb) and did get a boost in my folding speed. Not like a sound breaking speed, but a speed bump that is noticeable.
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How do you add more RAM to the folding in console ?
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What?
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What?
i think he means how do you let F@H use more of your memory.
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Doesn't it automatically take as much as it needs?
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Doesn't it automatically take as much as it needs?
Mmmhmmm.

You can set the parameter "Allow receipt of work assignments and return of work results greater than 5MB in size (such work units may have large memory demands (no/yes) [no]?" to "Yes" and then you will get WU's that use more memory but other than that there is no way to control it.
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Well, there's an options in Advance Options which allows you to set the amount of memory (max) you want F@H to have, and it'll download Wu according to that.
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