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Odd. I re-installed Boinc with the program files on the SSD, and data on an HD. I check event log and it can't find the GPU. I just updated the Nvidia drivers as well.

Not sure what to do.
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Odd. I re-installed Boinc with the program files on the SSD, and data on an HD. I check event log and it can't find the GPU. I just updated the Nvidia drivers as well.

Not sure what to do.

Windows or Linux?

What does it say in the log?

I know in Linux there is a timing issue when the client starts before the GPU driver has initialized, bouncing the client will fix it.

/etc/init.d/boinc-client start
- start BOINC client, running as a system daemon

/etc/init.d/boinc-client stop
- stop the BOINC daemon
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Windows 7 64 bit.
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this help?
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I'M AN IDIOT. I didn't realize but I had installed Boinc as a "service" or whatever it was called. I unchecked it. All is working fine now.
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