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Old September 5, 2008, 05:02 PM
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Default Question on BOINC - Rosetta at home


Just started folding and I want to tune the preferences.

First thing, I have a 3870X2 and a E8400 CPU at 3.825 MHZ, vista64.

When I set up the FAH preferences to 50 % I cant watch an AVI files without the video stopping and starting many times. When I suspend the folding and watch the movie there is no stop/start and the cpu does not show any usage over 10-11 %.

Was wondering if there was something I could do to still fold while watching a DVIX or 2 ?


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Currently using WHS hardware....
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Old September 5, 2008, 05:53 PM
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My System Specs


well I'm running Q6700 and an 8800GTS 640mb and I have to pause the gpu client when watching vids however I still leave BOINC running
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