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Folding is causing random restarts.

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Since I play a lot of games, I cannot meet the deadline for Window SMP, so I run 2 console folding.

When I found with 2 consoles and do anything ranging from making maps for F.E.A.R through SDK or surfing on OCN, the computer would black screen for one second and reboot.

It is not a RAM issue. CPU and any voltage on my components is doing fine. Stock doesn't help at all. My godly 2.13GHz with 0.9750vcore does it as well.



EDIT: If I run Orthos and play F.E.A.R for a few hours, it doesn't reboot. That's how I got to the conclusion that it's the folding. This never happened before.
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i've never heard of folding causing a problem like this.

hmmm, may be there is an issue with running two instances of the console.

have you tried it with only running 1 instance of the console? may be 1 instance won't cause any problems?

try playing games and everything else you do while running one instance of the console, and if it still restarts, try doing everything you normally do like gaming and everything else while running NO instance of the console and see what happens.
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Oh right! I should run one instance. I will update later today.
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My thoughts...

Did you set the machine ID's to 1 and 2?

It's summer... Overheating?
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Okay! I've run 1 console folding and it's doing fine. 2 consoles still fails me.

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My thoughts...

Did you set the machine ID's to 1 and 2?

It's summer... Overheating?
Yup, they're set ID 1 and 2. Heating is not the issue.

I only reach 53C load. It even restarts what I have my AC blowing at it.

I'lm going to start SMP later tonight and see what happens.
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