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Edit: fixed, it was a setting i turned off in the BIOS
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I'll ask Bal3Wolf about it. I am also curious how to scroll, if you can at all. Will let you know asap.
I'm keen to hear the answer to this too

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After my WU finished and sent I increased the overclock and now I get this...

This may seem like quite a silly question... but are you sure the overclock is stable? Linux folding is very cpu intensive.
Also what was the overclock change?
    
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I have installed this successfully

I'll be in touch to tell you what my "minute per percent" is like compared to WinSMP

Three minute difference
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To view the progress of your folding, log into your VMware, go to console, you will see a black screen DON'T PANIC this is normal, hit a button and type screen -r if the progress is not showing.
Just thought you might want to add that you only have to click on the black screen and hit Crtl for your progress to show
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I have installed this successfully

I'll be in touch to tell you what my "minute per percent" is like compared to WinSMP

Three minute difference
That is quite a difference, I'm sure you'll like the performance and memory usage.

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Just thought you might want to add that you only have to click on the black screen and hit Crtl for your progress to show
I made a note somewhere in the guide, but I will double check! I'll add your name to the list on post 3!!
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I made a note somewhere in the guide, but I will double check! I'll add your name to the list on post 3!!
Yes you have, I just wanted to clear it up since in your guide it states:

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To view the progress of your folding, log into your VMware, go to console, you will see a black screen DON'T PANIC this is normal, hit a button and type screen -r if the progress is not showing.
When you can simply "click" on the black screen and press "Ctrl" I was confused by how to check it and I tried this method and it worked fine for me. Hopefully this clears it up.

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Tip

If you have 2 hard drives, install the arch into your non OS HDD, especially if you are running on Vista, this will make life easier when you have to do the BIG FORMAT, as it will keep all your settings, so all you have to do is reinstall VMWare and direct it to your folders.
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Pegasus,

You can not scroll up or down in ARCH, asked Bal3Wolf. Sorry, but just read the flashing information real quick! haha jk.

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If you have 2 hard drives, install the arch into your non OS HDD, especially if you are running on Vista, this will make life easier when you have to do the BIG FORMAT, as it will keep all your settings, so all you have to do is reinstall VMWare and direct it to your folders.
Ouch, you got everything set back up?
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does this start folding as soon as you power on each virtual machine?

Im guessing it does since the cpu usage spikes from there on in.
I was going in and doing the login root, overclock part each time.
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does this start folding as soon as you power on each virtual machine?

Im guessing it deos since the cpu usage spikes from there on in.
I was going in and doing the login root, overclock part each time.
It starts folding as soon as the system as at the log in screen. So you do not have to log in until you want to view the results. I just log in and leave it there.
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