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So you used 2 threads instead of 3? I know it says to use even numbers but I can't remember seeing smp 3 cause a problem. It's up to you though, I would probably use smp 3 personally but I can respect following the rules exactly when in doubt. smile.gif
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So you used 2 threads instead of 3? I know it says to use even numbers but I can't remember seeing smp 3 cause a problem. It's up to you though, I would probably use smp 3 personally but I can respect following the rules exactly when in doubt. smile.gif
If I use 3 my computer gets a bit sluggish but at 2 it's fine smile.gif
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That's weird because 25% of a 2500k should be more than enough for any sort of day to day tasks, but whatever works for you. Oh if it's the internet specifically that seems sluggish then you can try disabling hardware acceleration (in firefox it's options, advanced, general, "use hardware acceleration when available"). Hardware acceleration will be trying to use your GPU to "speed things up" but because your GPU is working at near 100% and your CPU has 25-50% set aside then the CPU is the better HW to do any work needed.

Glad we got you folding more effectively though. smile.gif
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