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Hey guys i currently can only get one of my GTS 250 to be able to fold. My second one i was used the MultiGPU guide on the forum, which didnt help and i currently which some settings around and now the 2nd client opens but it doesnt work in the area where the name is suppose to be and 37726 there is just "Core is not running now. But both of my GTS 250 are working at 100%, heres are the properties for the shortcut that dont work:
Target: "C:\\Program Files (x86)\\Folding@home\\Folding@home-gpu 0\\Folding@home.exe" -gpu 0 -forcegpu nvidia_g80
Start in: "C:\\Users\\David\\AppData\\Roaming\\Folding@h ome-gpu 0"

And the properties of the working client:
Target:"C:\\Program Files (x86)\\Folding@home\\Folding@home-gpu 1\\Folding@home.exe" -gpu 1
Start in: C:\\Users\\David\\AppData\\Roaming\\Folding@home-gpu


Im not sure why it doesnt work please help, in the none working client the toolbar icon currently says its working 1000/50000 but when i but it to display still says Core is not Running now but it shows the hard ware GTS 250
Edited by kpnamja - 1/5/11 at 10:10pm
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are you using gpu2? have u tried it without the -forcegpu?

my multi gpus run fine with just -gpu 0 and -gpu 1 on the other
post #3 of 16
The viewer becomes inaccurate for any other GPU other than the first, and opening slows down your performance so keep it closed at all times.
Download HFM (guide) and setup your clients to track your PPD & stats.
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are you using gpu2? have u tried it without the -forcegpu?

my multi gpus run fine with just -gpu 0 and -gpu 1 on the other
Ill try it again
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Alright guys i think i got it working but when i display the 2nd client it is very laggy but other than that i believe that it is recording it. Hopefully it is so i can get 50k points soon
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good to hear that it's working

what was the problem?

are you running the clients w/ display on? if so, i dont think you need to, it just slows down your gpu/ppd
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Alright guys i think i got it working but when i display the 2nd client it is very laggy but other than that i believe that it is recording it. Hopefully it is so i can get 50k points soon
Or you can ignore me all together.
Its going to take you twice as long to get to 50k points if you keep the viewers open.
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Or you can ignore me all together.
Its going to take you twice as long to get to 50k points if you keep the viewers open.
Oh i was listening to you srry forgot to reply to you xD yes i close them all the time but i had opened the display because wanted to see if it was giving the points to the correct user
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good to hear that it's working

what was the problem?

are you running the clients w/ display on? if so, i dont think you need to, it just slows down your gpu/ppd
Im not really sure what the problem was but now its fixed, and no i dont run with the display on i have HFM
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Also one of my GTS 250 are hitting 83C at 100% is that okay to run 24 hours? my other one is at 65C at 100%
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