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Hey everyone, I just got my evga 560 ti back into a working rig and when I start folding with the v7 client it jumps from 60-99%? Is this normal for xp to move around or should I be using an older FAH client than v7? If there is any other information that would help I will give what I can, I'm just not sure what to provide.

The system it is in has a single core processor but I don't have an SMP slot going just GPU. I wouldn't think that would matter but it may.

Thanks again for any help.
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XP is supported by v7 so that shouldn't be a problem. What is the GPU driver version you're using? If you go into task manger and the process tab, what is the FAHcore_15.exe process using on average in term of your CPU percent? Is there anything using more of the CPU percentage than the FAHcore_15.exe process?
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XP is supported by v7 so that shouldn't be a problem. What is the GPU driver version you're using? If you go into task manger and the process tab, what is the FAHcore_15.exe process using on average in term of your CPU percent? Is there anything using more of the CPU percentage than the FAHcore_15.exe process?

FAHcore_15.exe uses about 10-12%, system idle process is using 64% of my cpu. I'm using 310.90 for drivers.
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FAHcore_15.exe uses about 10-12%, system idle process is using 64% of my cpu. I'm using 310.90 for drivers.

Well drat, I don't see any obvious problems there. Please post the work unit that your GPU is folding as well. I don't have any other thoughts or suggestions as to what it could be or even what type of information we need to solve the problem but the WU could be part of it so may as well have it posted here.
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The work unit is 8072.
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Odd indeed, what is the single core CPU?  Perhaps it's not quick enough to keep the GPU fully utilized, I'm just speculating at that point.  It's been a while since I've used XP on one of my computers, and they don't let me run FAH clients on the work ones, haha, sorry.

 

Have you tried the v6 GPU client? 

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The processor is an AMD athlon 64 3500+ running at 2.6Ghz. It is folding though and I am now on another wu a 7625.
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It may be that the CPU is too weak to feed your GPU. Nvidias usually doesn't have this problem though, I remember i ran a 3500+ too and it was able to feed a 560Ti, 9800GTX and 8800GTS to their full potential, also running XP, but it was quite some time ago and different WU's need different amount of CPU cycles. That particular system was also dedicated, running nothing but FAH.

If you're using the computer it may very well be normal behaviour for that particular unit, you could try to add core-priority=low as a slot option. Don't know how to do that? Look here: FAH v7 guide, post #4

Do you really need 310.95? If not, I'd suggest using the 266.66, that driver has never failed me on my 560Ti.
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This system is dedicated as well, it doesn't have a monitor anymore. I installed teamviewer to be able to monitor it when I am away and that is all that is on it. I don't need the 310 driver but when I set this system up I could not get the nvidia installer to complete the install and finally after running driver fusion twice I tried 310 and it installed. I think I had some remnant ati driver from this system stopping the nvidia installer. I may try to uninstall and go to 266.

What does the core-priority = low setting do?
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This system is dedicated as well, it doesn't have a monitor anymore. I installed teamviewer to be able to monitor it when I am away and that is all that is on it. I don't need the 310 driver but when I set this system up I could not get the nvidia installer to complete the install and finally after running driver fusion twice I tried 310 and it installed. I think I had some remnant ati driver from this system stopping the nvidia installer. I may try to uninstall and go to 266.

What does the core-priority = low setting do?

The core priority will raise the core priority of the FaHcore process, the default is a core priority of idle, so low is an improvement. To enter this into client v7 go into configure, then the slots tab, then select your GPU slot and click edit, then at the very bottom under the extra slot options hit add, then in the pop up enter "core-priority" in the name field and "low" in the value field and save your changes.

I think with the history of drivers on your machine, both a less than flawless Nvidia driver install, as well as older AMD drivers still present on the machine that you should at least do a complete driver sweep (both amd and nvidia) from safe mode before installing the 266.66, if not a complete OS reinstall depending on how much of a hassle that would be.

Sorry that I couldn't be more help earlier but for whatever reason I was having trouble coming up with useful suggestions, but thankfully others were able to keep the ball rolling.
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