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Does your board have any special key combo you can do in bios to unlock hidden features? GIGABYTE boards have a CPU core option hidden that actually disables a core or cores if set to. Check your bios for anything like that, and does XP see it as a quad?
     
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Yes I would make sure that all the cores are enabled in the bios. Try to go into the bios and set it to defaults. When I went from the e6600 to the q6600 it stayed at the setting I had with the dual.
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Reinstalled vista. Everything works now, all 4 cores detected.
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