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I just started folding with gpu3. I have been folding gpu2 for the last 2 years, so I'm new to gpu 3.

I installed 1 of my gtx 460's, and have been keeping a close eye on it.

The first 2 days I was getting all p6800 wu's, and it seemed like they would cruise along just fine, then it would get to a certain percent of the wu and the tpf would sky rocket. I'm talking almost a 30 min tpf. With a dramatic point loss as well. I worked on a p6800 for almost 9 hours over nite!

Today I get a p6806, and again it was going fine til it hit 87%, and again high tpf, with dramatic point loss.

I'm running the systray client on xp.
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I'd try the console client first of all:
http://www.stanford.edu/~friedrim/.F...GPU_XP-631.zip

And a few questions:
• Is GPU usage still at 100% when the TPF rises?
• Is this GPU3 on your GTX 275, or a Fermi?
• What flags (if any) have you added?
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The reason I have the systray clients on all my rigs, is because of my kids. It is easier for them to turn the clients on and off for gaming purposes. Ihave been running systray gpu2 clients for the last 2 years.

I will have to check the gpu usage next time it stalls.
The gpu is a fermi not on my sig rig
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Unstable machine resetting to 2D clocks? Try folding at stock and see what happens.

Honestly I don't think systray vs console client makes a difference, but it's worth a shot.
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Unstable machine resetting to 2D clocks? Try folding at stock and see what happens.

Honestly I don't think systray vs console client makes a difference, but it's worth a shot.
yea I have been folding at stock speeds. I have not had error yet. It just stalls out for some reason.
    
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Anything interesting in the log? Or are the times between updates just longer?
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Anything interesting in the log? Or are the times between updates just longer?
The log looks fine. On the last p6806 wu, at 87% it took 30 mins to get to 88%. The weird thing is, as soon as I opened fahmon, I watched it for a few minutes and the client resumed on normal tpf
    
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Only thing that would make sense is something else using the GPU at those times...
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I uninstalled f@hmon and all seems well. My client ran all night without a hiccup. I had installed both apps f@hmon and hfm. I must have done something wrong with the f@hmon.

Thanks for the help though.
    
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