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how do i know if my c2d is using both cores?

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#1
is there a program i can use to see if there both working and at what %???

thanks
 

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Sure, download Speedfan 4.32 (or newer) and Orthos Prime. Open Speedfan it will show a load bar for both cores. Set orthos to Small FFT's and Priority 9, you will see both bars at 100% in Speedfan.

Or Crtl-Alt-Del and see if there are 2 boxes for the CPU load in Windows Task Manager.

Hope that helps! :toast:
 

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If you want more constant, find a version of Everest Ultimate and set it to use OSD (On Screen Display)...talk to Russianboy if you want to be a Pirate...HAARRR!
 
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Or use windows task manager :D, woops beaten to it lol, yeah everest ulti works too