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I just started folding, but it's only folding 50% on my cores, whyes?

Anyway, I'm happy to start and hopefully my proc wont die of overheat

(Im McLaren_F1 btw)
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post #262 of 1434
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Welcome to the team!

Except for the SMP client, the folding clients only utilize one core. If you want to use both cores, you'll either need to run SMP (possibly pushing things a bit with your CPU due to the short deadlines) or run two clients. To do that, create two separate folding directories. When running the configuration, select different machine IDs for each console. That will keep your CPU cracking at its fullest.
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post #263 of 1434
Thanks

But the strange part is.. it's not going 100% on one core, it's going 50% on both.. That's why I asked
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post #264 of 1434
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If you have other things going when you run the consoles, perhaps the affinity is getting set to the same core. To check/fix that, go to your task manager and then the processes tab. Right click on the each of the folding cores and select Set Affinity. Make sure the clients are set to different cores. That will ensure that they both get as much CPU time as possible.
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post #265 of 1434
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If you have other things going when you run the consoles, perhaps the affinity is getting set to the same core. To check/fix that, go to your task manager and then the processes tab. Right click on the each of the folding cores and select Set Affinity. Make sure the clients are set to different cores. That will ensure that they both get as much CPU time as possible.
Ok, will do. Thanks

Now.. new question

I had to format and reinstall Windows because it went ballistic all of a sudden and I was almost done with my WU
I still have the F@H folder and WU folder, is there a way for me to resume work on the same WU?

Please respond ASAP if I can I'll be done with it tomorrow.
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post #266 of 1434
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Yup, as long as you saved your folding directory, it is portable to a new system/Windows install. You can also intstall the graphical version and console version in the same directory and run either one as you choose (though this only works if you run a single version of the program - the graphical version does not function properly with two instances of the program going).
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post #267 of 1434
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Yup, as long as you saved your folding directory, it is portable to a new system/Windows install. You can also intstall the graphical version and console version in the same directory and run either one as you choose (though this only works if you run a single version of the program - the graphical version does not function properly with two instances of the program going).
Awesome! Thanks man.
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just started folding as well i was wondering if f@h will release a folding program for nvidia gpus anytime soon
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