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Yes I have.
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I would do 1 of 2 things and probably both. If you can partition your drive and throw XP on there and run 3dmark06 only or maybe throw on another motherboard.
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Have you tried uninstalling - restarting - then installing 3dmark06 again? I had to do that once whenever i was getting less than half my FPS when using SLI. I went as far as disabling one card and I showed a 20fps increase by using 1 card over SLI. But once I uninstalled 3dmark06, restarted, then installed it again - all was well.
Your issue sounds related to the chipset PCI-E...not cpu.

CD- You are using the latest 501 beta?..from here?
Thats a weird one for sure...all CPU options in BIOS are 'normal'? I have never heard of this sort of thing before, where Task Manager actually shows activity on the 'dead' cores...

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Does it fold on all four cores? What about wPrime32 and wPrime1024, that should use all four cores.

Do the four cores show up under the processor heading in device/hardware manager?
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Does it fold on all four cores? What about wPrime32 and wPrime1024, that should use all four cores.

Do the four cores show up under the processor heading in device/hardware manager?
They show in device manager

they do not show in task manager/performance/cpu usade. There should be 4 graphs there is only 1...

Where to DL the stress tests you mention?
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If all four are working then occt would use them all, it will use up to like 16 cores I think. Link

But I dont think it shows all the core usage just a value up to 100%
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