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did my 820 come with only one core in it?!!?!?!?!?!

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i posted this before but i really need and. when i use cpuz, it doesn't show two cores under the procsssor selction, also in cinebench i can't test both cores b/c that only shows one core, and in the task manager theres only one graph for the processor when there should be two. did intel rip me off or wat?!?! pleas help
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Do you have a chipset that supports dual cores? And are you using the latest BIOS?
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well i thoguht that it might be a problem with the mohterboard but its an asus p5nd2 sli and on asusu sie they say that its compatible. plus i did update the bios on it
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post #4 of 21
Got the newest version of CPU-Z? v1.31 is latest.

Download here: http://www.cpuid.com/cpuz.php

Just scroll down the page, click the blue link for 1.31

Never mind my advice, I'm retarded. didn't read the whole post.
What processor does Cpu/z identify yours as?

Is there an option to enable dual core in your BIOS?

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And you have the latest mobo drivers?
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i have the latest of everything, cpuz, the drivers
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heres a screenshotAttachment 16491
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post #8 of 21
Huh, bizarre. Anyone else with an 820 want to comment? Do others show up as two processors in task manager? Also, is there an option to enable it in BIOS?

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post #9 of 21
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i check the bios and it says nothing about it and here the task mangaerAttachment 16492
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post #10 of 21
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i think i found my problem. on the asus site the board does support the processor but, it only supports one core of it does any one know of a way to get around that?
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