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System Manufacturer/Model Number Eloi and his Kitchen Table OS Windows 7 Professional x64 CPU Intel core 2 quad Q6600 email@example.com Motherboard Asrock Glan 4core-1600 (sucks) Memory 4GB 800mhz Kingston DDr2 (wants better..) Graphics Card ASUS ATI HD5770 1GB(Gddr5) OC 900Mhz + 1300Mhz (Great) Sound Card Creative Soundblaster Audigy SE 7.1 (Wouldn't recommend) Monitor(s) Displays 24inch Samsung Syncmaster P2450H (Kickass) Screen Resolution 1920x1080
Keyboard Saitek 3 Eclipse <-- pretty cool.. Mouse Logitech G500 (ex lachesis owner) PSU 600W, unknown make yet decent performance Case Unknown (Cheap thing, replacing) Cooling Zalman9700LED + 1 High speed 1000-3200rpm 120mm <-- Great. Hard Drives Hitachi 500gb 7600RPM SATAII 32mb
Unknown DVD drive, its haunted.
320GB Hitachi (Philips external)
1TB Stor-e alu.
2x 500GB on Raid server downstairs. (Usually just hosts games and stuff, but its a "Guest" Pc too) Internet Speed 1MB/s down 100KBs up Other Info Server downstairs is an AMD Phenom X3 705E @ 2.8GHz with a mini ninja scythe cooler.
Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom Built OS Windows 8.1 Pro x64 CPU Intel Core i7 4790k Motherboard MSI Z97S Krait Edition Memory 8GB Corsair Dominator 1600MHz Graphics Card MSI TwinFrozr GeForce GTX770 Sound Card ASUS Xonar DX/XD 7.1 Monitor(s) Displays Dell 24" S2409W + Dell 20" E207WFP Screen Resolution 1920x1080 + 1680x1050
Keyboard Logitech G510S Keyboard Mouse Logitech G500S Laser Mouse PSU Corsair HX850 modular Case Fractal Design Define R4 Cooling Corsair H60 w/ twin Corsair SP120 fans Hard Drives 1x 120GB OCZ Agility 3, 1x 750GB Western Digital Caviar Black, 1x 1TB Western Digital Caviar Blue Internet Speed 40Mbps Antivirus Microsoft Security Essentials Browser Google Chrome Other Info LG Blu-Ray player
CPU's not showing 8 cores Let start at the begainning that when I first built the computer it showed 8 cores. Plus I had it showing 8 cores and all the cores were unpark too in task manager. Sent the computer back to the person that I had got if from. I had upgraded it for him. He tried to install the software Utlilties to...
3 CPU cores and not 4? I have a AMD 955 Quad but now it's only showing 3 cores on my gadget. Is there a way to check this out so I'm wondering if there is something wrong with my CPU?
Hardware & Devices
Only two cores out of four showing? Previously my computer worked fine with my Intel Core 2 Quad processor. Recently I noticed that in task manager and msconfig and even in hardware manager it was only recognising two of the cores. In device manager all four cores are showing and working correctly, but in task manager it is only...
Hardware & Devices
All 8 cores at 95% in use, nothing running Windows Task manager says that System Idle is using most of the memory and it has over 175 threads created last i checked. :eek:
I am almost afraid to start a program, this cannot be good for the longevity of my CPU. I'm gonna guess this isn't completely normal. OK, I have owned desktops...
Performance & Maintenance
Boot up 1 or 4 Cores Hello All
I have a ? on boot/up.
Do I setup to boot with one core like it is, or boot 2 or 3 & 4 core? :doh:
What is the best setup on i7.
This is on a Dell 435T/9000 i7. :cool:
Thanks for your time guys & gals