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post #11 of 40
Looks like you got it going. To get the most out of your machine you'll need to change some of the config options. Change the size of work units to big instead of normal, go into advanced options and change core priority from idle to low, make sure you use the max memory it will let you, turn on the -advmethods flag, and finally add '-verbosity 9' and '-forceasm' to the shortcut (remove ' ' ).
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once it's going, how do i cancel it to start over and select new options?
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post #13 of 40
use the -configonly flag
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CTRL + C to stop the F@H client. Then create another shortcut and add the '-configonly' and '-smp' flag to it. Then run the shortcut and change the options. Once that is done close the console and run the shortcut that you normally would.
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CTRL + C to stop the F@H client. Then create another shortcut and add the '-configonly' and '-smp' flag to it. Then run the shortcut and change the options. Once that is done close the console and run the shortcut that you normally would.
what do you mean create a shortcut? i'm so confused lol
i have no idea how to use this client at all!
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post #16 of 40
Create a shortcut too the folding client, right click the shortcut and go to properties, then add the -configonly and -smp flags to the target like this - "C:\\Users\\yournameorwhatever\\FAH\\Fah6.exe" -configonly - smp click apply and run the shortcut.
post #17 of 40
Go to Start--All Programs and right-click on the "Explore All Users" button. Then, right-click in the window that pops up, and choose "Create New Shortcut". Browse to the location of the Folding@home.exe (Probably C:\\Program Files (x86)\\Folding@home\\Folding@home-SMP\\Folding@home.exe). Then click next, and finish the shortcut wizard. Go back to Start--All Programs--Startup, and right-click on the new shortcut and then select "Properties". Then, in the "Target" field, after the location and the quotation marks, type
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 -smp -configonly
Then click OK. Click on the shortcut you created, and go through the configuration. After the configuration, edit the "Target" field of the shortcut so that after the location and the quotation marks there is this:
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 -smp
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post #18 of 40
Right click on the F@H .exe file. Then go to create shortcut. Once that is done right click on the shortcut and go to properties. In the top box with text, I think its the target box, add the flags outside of the quotations, it will look like this
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"F@Hexefile.exe" -config -smp
EDIT: Pic0liter beat me to it
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ok this is ridiculous, so i did what you guys told me to do, and then it gives me this:
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post #20 of 40
I've no idea what is going on there, you said it was working before that though, so you could just go to the installation directory and delete the client.cfg file then the next time you launch FAH it will ask for your details/settings again..

What client version are you running exactly?

EDIT: Nvm I see what version you're using in the SS, you should really download the high performance MPICH client and follow the instructions I posted earlier, it should work.
Edited by GeforceGTS - 12/14/08 at 7:22pm
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