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Ehh i just got the game and this is my first time playing it
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You should be able to put your A3 core at high and still be able to play, unless your playing online. Thats what I usually do when gaming so my PPD/TPF stays at a good number.
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Yeah, there is no need to set the priority, Windows will automatically prioritize the client because it needs most of the CPU cycles.
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You should be able to put your A3 core at high and still be able to play, unless your playing online. Thats what I usually do when gaming so my PPD/TPF stays at a good number.
Im playing zombies So if i leave it at high i won't really notice a PPD difference and gaming will still be fine?
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Im playing zombies So if i leave it at high i won't really notice a PPD difference and gaming will still be fine?
Depends honestly, If BO isn't taking too many cycles (% of CPU usage) then you're PPD will increase and you shouldn't notice a decrease in FPS.

I say try it, and if you don't see a FPS decrease, keep in unprioritized. Otherwise change it how you see fit.
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Im playing zombies So if i leave it at high i won't really notice a PPD difference and gaming will still be fine?
It is automatically at low, so when you do anything it gives the cycles priority to other programs.
If you set it at high you can still fold at a decent rate and play games, of course some games you will notice when its set at high. It depends how much it bothers you.
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Im playing zombies So if i leave it at high i won't really notice a PPD difference and gaming will still be fine?
You lose TPF while you are gaming, there is no way around it. But you are folding with HT on, which is as much as you can do. If you want to min-max your windows Google "Microsoft sysinternals process explorer 64" and download. You can configure your columns to get a lot more information on what is running in Windows than what you get in Task Manager, plus the graphs are cagier and cooler looking than task manager.

There are a lot of crafty programs there if you have not been there before.

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You lose TPF while you are gaming, there is no way around it. But you are folding with HT on, which is as much as you can do. If you want to min-max your windows Google "Microsoft sysinternals process explorer 64" and download. You can configure your columns to get a lot more information on what is running in Windows than what you get in Task Manager, plus the graphs are cagier and cooler looking than task manager.

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Haha i don't even follow what you just said. Im new to most of the software stuff. I know all about hardware but the software is just
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