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Windows 7: Quad Core- 3 Cores Disabled/Not working??

01 Jan 2009   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64

Your welcome, Happy New Year!

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01 Jan 2009   #12


Lol - that is what both Joe and myself were referring to - glad you got it working, and enjoy the quads.
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