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Hi guys, I've decided to start folding as its for a good cause. My question is: How much internet cap does this use when it uploads and downloads the info? I live in South Africa and internet isn't free, so I have to be careful of my cap usage, but I really wanna help.

How often does it upload and what the average size?

EDIT: To answer my own question (and anyone who has the same question)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Folding Forum
I have an internet usage cap, using F@H will use more than I am allowed, will it not?
Put simply, no. The uniprocessor clients use up to 10MB each way at their normal settings (assuming use of v6 clients), but most computers if run just during the day will only finish a Work Unit every 2 or 3 days. Over a 30 day period that is an absolute maximum of 300MB (if a WU is completed every 2 days, so 15 WUs at 10MB each way), or well within any usage cap. Most Work Units are far smaller than that limit anyway, and the v5 and v6 clients can be set to limit Work Unit downloads to 5MB each way.

Edited by SilentPixel - 5/19/08 at 2:06pm
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post #402 of 1434
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Originally Posted by SilentPixel View Post
Hi guys, I've decided to start folding as its for a good cause. My question is: How much internet cap does this use when it uploads and downloads the info? I live in South Africa and internet isn't free, so I have to be careful of my cap usage, but I really wanna help.

How often does it upload and what the average size?

EDIT: To answer my own question (and anyone who has the same question)
So far its only used up 2mb on mine (its been a day) so I don't think it uses a lot of bandwith.

Its using a lot of CPU power though.
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post #403 of 1434
Quick question...

I went ahead and dl'ed the Graphical version just for the heck of it, but I'm wondering how I get the SMP version?

I have an Intel Core2 Quad Q6600, as you can tell, so why won't it give me a link to dl? Because of my 7600 graphics card?

The reason I ask is because this thing isn't taking hardly ANY power, only like, 24% (Obviously lol)
Edited by //bullet - 6/16/08 at 11:27pm
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post #404 of 1434
Could i fold for the team?, my pc wontbe turned off for the next week!
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@ //bullet- download the 5.91 beta6 http://folding.stanford.edu/English/DownloadWinOther


@Swiftes- if you're going to be folding on your sig rig, download the 5.03 or 5.04 client http://folding.stanford.edu/English/Download
post #406 of 1434
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@ //bullet- download the 5.91 beta6 http://folding.stanford.edu/English/DownloadWinOther


@Swiftes- if you're going to be folding on your sig rig, download the 5.03 or 5.04 client http://folding.stanford.edu/English/Download
got it, it is on 28/150!
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post #407 of 1434
Im in so im now waiting to get work packets it says and also says it can take up to 45 minuites as servers busy.So i will be folding 24/7 as soon as it starts up.So when will the Overclock.net flame be added under my user name BLAKIE33? This is the name ive used on the folding app to but not sure if PS3 is the same,Does it matter? Also will my PS3 folding be included with my pc stats?As im just changeing team number now on it.
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woot! Gotta love GPU folding
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Hi guys ive just started folding
    
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Hey man! Gratz! What client are you using?

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