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q6600 only using 2 cores

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#1
Guys, I made a change in bios on my second machine(wifes) and now its only using 2 cores. I can't remember what change it was. lol Is anybody familiar with this problem? q6600 Asus p5b deluxe. Thanks
 

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#2
easy, if you change something you don't remember on the BIOS, load the defaults settings on the bios or clear the CMOS via jumpers or removing the battery.....this will erase all the mods that you do before.
 
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#3
Strange problem lol, just go back into BIOS and load failsafe defaults.
 
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#4
Yeah, I know. Just didn't want to reset bios. I'm gonna keep messing in bios. Sooner or later I will find it. It just can't be easy like activate all 4 cores you know? lol
 
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#5
BIOS update might work.