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How to control gpu usage ?

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Under Configure>Advanced , we can control cpu usage, but how to change gpu usage ?
Browsing gets very choppy while folding on both gpu and cpu at 100% so was thinking of turning down gpu usage
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Unfortunately, I have never found an answer to this. I can't fold on my laptop's NVS 4200M because of how much it affects the display. Free bump to find a solution thumb.gif
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There is no way to do use less of your GPU while folding. You could always use you IGP wile folding. You would just have to swap your video cable from the GPU to MOBO when you want to fold.

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from what ive read the only things are CPU: do not use all cores so one can still be available for browsing or whatever.
with the gpu´s its a bit harder.. i think only in a multigpu setup you can select one thats under load and one for browsing :/

but i am not sure if i understood it completely..

https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=24936.0
http://www.primegrid.com/forum_thread.php?id=3596
http://www.gpugrid.net/forum_thread.php?id=2405
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