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How long does it take to finish a WU?

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its estimating I have 75/500 frames done.. does this mean when it gets to 5000/5000 I have completed one work unit?
    
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Yes, once you reach the end, you've finished a WU. The time it takes to complete a WU varies greatly, depending on your system and the exact WU. Some programs such as FahMon (see link in my sig) provide completion estimates as well as some nice additional features. Just remember that a WU needs to be a few percent along before estimates become realistic as initially the software estimates completion based on 30 minutes per frame, which is usually a lot longer than it actually takes.
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