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Ok, I recently downloaded the software and had some questions. Does Overclocking my graphics card help speed the process up? Is the program automattically know to use both cpu cores becuase I allowed it to use 100% and in task manager it only uses about 55% Thanks for helping.
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Ok, I recently downloaded the software and had some questions. Does Overclocking my graphics card help speed the process up? Is the program automattically know to use both cpu cores becuase I allowed it to use 100% and in task manager it only uses about 55% Thanks for helping.
No, it does not use both cores, unless you download the smp client; overclocking your GPU will not help your folding (unless you had an ATI anyway).
    
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I downloaded the SMP client...I cant find it though. Do I have to run it or do I just run the regular software?
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What do you mean you cannot find it? Find the downloaded file?
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next time download it to desktop
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