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Windows 7: Help about the Processors

03 Jun 2014   #1
trieuduong666

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 
Help about the Processors

Hi all
Recently i spotted that one of my processors is parking... and i don't know how to make it run... i have follow the steps in msconfig by changing number of Processors... but the computer still slow as normal, and task manager still show only 1 CPU running... so if anyone can help me, please let me know...
Thank y'all


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03 Jun 2014   #2
Pauly

Win7 Ultimate X64
 
 

Are you running any programs that will use the parked processor, could just be idle, try running some intensive software then check
If not sure you could always run prime95 on it which will stress test the cpu but don't leave alone while doing it as temperatures can rise quickly so be sure to monitor
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03 Jun 2014   #3
Berton

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Mac OS X 10.10, Linux Mint 17, Windows 10 Pro TP
 
 

What CPU is it?
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03 Jun 2014   #4
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

Show us one of these.

Help about the Processors-boot-advanced-options..png


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03 Jun 2014   #5
carwiz

Windows 7 Pro-x64
 
 

That's for boot only. Boot will use all processors by default unless you limit it by selecting that option. That should be left alone.

The only ways I can see a parked core happening on a desktop are:
1. The power options are set for a laptop or for the highest power saving option.
2. Windows is a hacked version from a laptop.
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03 Jun 2014   #6
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

I know it should be left alone.
May I still see it?
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03 Jun 2014   #7
carwiz

Windows 7 Pro-x64
 
 

Sure you can; if he shows it.
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09 Jun 2014   #8
trieuduong666

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Sorry guys... i have lots of work so i post it kinda late...
Do you guys mean i take a screenshot of the BOOT advanced options ?
Here it is
Untitled : Photo
Thank you all.
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12 Jun 2014   #9
trieuduong666

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Recently i check the Task manager, i saw only 1 CPU is running. But i check the Resource Monitor, it said i have 2 CPU running... i am happy it's running, but later i think the second CPU doesn't run at all
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12 Jun 2014   #10
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

Could you use this tutorial by Brink to post screen shots.

Screenshots and Files - Upload and Post in Seven Forums
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