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I have downloaded F@H, but it doesn't seem like it's working right... what does it look like when it's actually working properly?

I can't fold much- I don't want to run up my electrical bill. But, I do feel the need to fold, considering I have many relatives who have died of Altzheimers and cancer, and this seems like a great way to make a difference.

Once I go to college, I'm gonna buy a socket 2011 rig, and keep this 1366 beast as a superfolding machine!
    
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Just follow this guide and you'll be folding in no time

Link: http://www.overclock.net/folding-hom...mp-client.html
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Myself, when I started with smp folding my mistakes were in the configuration page (that black pane where you enter your user name,team name, passcode,etc) and in the line in the shortcut where you set your flags (like -smp). Don't ask for a -bigadv WU (meaning don't put that flag in) until you have completed 10 normal smp WU's. If you clock at 4.0 and run 24/7 I could see you finishing 10 in 70-80 hrs (I am just estimating).Make sure you have a passcode.

If the WU's that Stanford sends you are called Fal-cor78 WU's you have made a mistake. The WU's you want are called "a3's". It is really the "core" that is called a3 or Fal-cor78.
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