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Yes, Win7 guides work fine with Vista.

There is a unified client, which will set up both GPUs and your CPU for you, but it's in beta stages, and multiple GPU configurations are quite buggy.

This guide is, however, quite simple. It may look long, but that's just so people don't miss something. Follow the guide word for word, and you'll have no difficiulties.
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so in order to run a multi-gpu folding setup (in my case) should i use GPU3 for my gtx 460 (since its a fermi derivative) & GPU2 for my GTS 250?

also when i set up tracking in HMF there is a field that asks for MHZ... I have 3 values on my GTX 460 (gfx clock, proc clock & mem clock) I've ruled out mem clock... but which value do i use??

what about folding on my CPU @ the same time (i don't see why i wouldn't do this?)
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Yeas, GPU3 on the 406, and GPU2 on the 250 would be best. If it doesn't work, however, the 250 will support GPU3.

For the Mhz, it's usually shader clocks for the GPUs, but it's just for yourself; I leave that entry as 1 since I don't pay attention to it.

Here's the guide for the SMP client (for CPUs):
http://www.overclock.net/folding-hom...mp-client.html
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Hey, I'm trying to fold on my 5850 but the card make strange sound when its folding.. I'm afraid to keep folding with that sound there.. Any clues how to fix it?
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Does it sound like the GPU is squealing?
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Yea.. Its like its squealing :/
It happends on games too when my FPS rises like crazy over 2000+
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Yeah, that just happens when the GPU's under load. Happens to most of us.
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I see.. Is that safe? Any way to kill the sound? I don't like it at all lol.. I fear my GPU is gonna be damaged lol
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Pretty safe... mine's been doing it since I started Folding.

Usually lowering the clocks a bit will stop the noise, but then you're losing performance.
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Ahhhhh the noise stoped without chaning/doing anything.. Much better now!
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