- Those using Fermi with non Fermi cards be warned it is buggy and may not work properly.
If you want to use the new client, keep your GPU2 clients on hand, more info on the problem here
This guide is to setup the v7 client from scratch using the GPU method.
If you already installed it using the SMP mode and wish to add GPUs go to the 2nd post (here)
for a small explanation on how to add more folding slots.What you need....
1. V7 client, download links
2. [[B][COLOR=red]OUTDATED[/COLOR][/B]] HFM - Optional but highly recommended. - Guide
3. A CUDA supported nVidia GPU (8000 series or newer), with the latest drivers.
An AMD 5 series GPU or newer, with Catalyst 11.1 or newer.Basic GPU setupHow to video here
Run the install file for the Folding client.
When prompted, choose "Custom install
" then select "Install just for me
Now, install the client to the default location, but in the next option save the Data Folder to C:\Program Files (x86)\FAHClient\Data
A warning will appear, just ignore it and click Ok
Following screen select Next
and leave everything at the default recommended settings.4)
Next, you reach the initial configuration screen. Enter the following:
• Donor: OCNChimpin
to see if your preferred name is in use.)
• Team: 37726
• Passkey: Leave blank
• Preferred Mode: GPU5)
You are now done installing the clients and now folding! All your GPUs will be automatically added