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transfering from xp to vista

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I just started the folding thing yesterday. I am at 92% now to finish my first run. The question am asking is I have xp and vista on the same pc. I have smp running in xp for now but I like to have it running in vista without missing a beat.
Can I transfer what ever I need to transfer to vista so I could pick up from there or do I have to start a new one for Vista. I go back and forth from vista to xp and back. Not all in one day. But at time I would bootup in Vista.
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Just finish that WU and download SMP in Vista. You might be able to transfer it, i'm not sure. Keep in mind for SMP in Vista, you have to have UAC disabled if you put it in your Program Files (x86) folder, or you could just put/install it into your User directory. Sometimes i go back and forth between Vista and Linux, and i just have a client on both. I have it set to ignore deadline info and i remember one instance where the WU was way overdue and i still got points for it. Don't remember if i did every time or not, i never really checked after the first time.
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Thanks. I already have the UAV off. It's a pain in the butt. I'll just wait till I finish this first run then I'll play around with it in vista. I haven't turn this baby off seens I started to fold. My daughter called me to see if I wanted the pc off. And I was like NOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!
The fan in the rear is a fm121 and full blast it's loud. But I have to keep it cool as possible cpu running at 47c.
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If you want to switch from xp to vista you can load the folding file onto a flash drive and then boot up vista and load it from the flash drive. But remember to delete the config.cfg file and run install.bat and fun fah.exe again to reconfigure.
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Thanks I think I'll do that then. Have to buy me a usb flash drive.Just finished my first run.
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Or if you have a digital camera, you can load it onto your camera den load it back =)
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