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Old September 13, 2008, 04:41 PM
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I'm up and running I joined the HWC team, I think I did that correctly. Also I signed up under 'encorp' same forum name. Can anyone advise me on some system usage settings that'll balance folding/my personal usage?
Under the 'Advanced' tab, choose preferences. You can chose how many cores it uses [one core per WU] and what % CPU time it will use...
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Old September 13, 2008, 04:46 PM
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Under the 'Advanced' tab, choose preferences. You can chose how many cores it uses [one core per WU] and what % CPU time it will use...

Thanks, It seems to be running full tilt and on this Q6600 I'm not even noticing a performance hit haha so I was worried I had things turned down low.

4 Cores, 100% is standard?
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Old September 13, 2008, 04:47 PM
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Thanks!

I'm up and running I joined the HWC team, I think I did that correctly. Also I signed up under 'encorp' same forum name. Can anyone advise me on some system usage settings that'll balance folding/my personal usage?
Boinc is pretty low priority as far as cpu usage goes. I wouldn't think you'd need to worry about it running in the background unless you were gaming. (probably don't need to worry about it then either, but I always turn off before I start gaming...).
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Thanks, It seems to be running full tilt and on this Q6600 I'm not even noticing a performance hit haha so I was worried I had things turned down low.

4 Cores, 100% is standard?
Yep... that's the beauty of boinc... it'll use as much as you let it. :)
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Boinc is pretty low priority as far as cpu usage goes. I wouldn't think you'd need to worry about it running in the background unless you were gaming. (probably don't need to worry about it then either, but I always turn off before I start gaming...).
Yeah I should be good, i have a solid internet connection too so I don't even notice it when surfing or downloading. :)

This is really cool! lol
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Old September 13, 2008, 04:52 PM
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Once you've uploaded some completed tasks under the HWC name, pop over to the "folding tag" thread to request your tag. :)
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Old September 13, 2008, 04:54 PM
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Once you've uploaded some completed tasks under the HWC name, pop over to the "folding tag" thread to request your tag. :)

Does it upload on it's own?

Is that when I'll see my name in the list and know all my stats? hahaha
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Old September 13, 2008, 04:58 PM
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Yuppers.
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Old September 13, 2008, 05:00 PM
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Does it upload on it's own?

Is that when I'll see my name in the list and know all my stats? hahaha
Yes, it uploads on its own. you are already on the Team list, no stats until some work is done...
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Old September 13, 2008, 06:00 PM
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Yes, it uploads on its own. you are already on the Team list, no stats until some work is done...
Awesome, It's been running while i play COD4, no issues so far! woot.
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