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« on: June 03, 2012, 04:57:21 AM »
Hey guys i have a AMD 4100 4 core processor but for seem reason im only runing at 2 cores and i get when i restart my pc i can press 4 to unlock all 4 cores which i do but when i go to check it says its on 2 core still i got a friend to do my set seen as i dont no much abourt computers.

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« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2012, 11:19:54 AM »
Have you done a bios update tot he motherboard yet?

Besides bug fixes a lot of bios updates are better support for CPU's :wink:

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Re: processor
« Reply #2 on: June 03, 2012, 11:24:37 AM »
yep iv updated it ok this is odd in task manager it got 4 windows in cpu usage but in System Information it shows 2 cores it was 4 but after i fully updated window 7 with updates it changed to 2  i dont understand

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« Reply #3 on: June 03, 2012, 11:26:31 AM »
As long as you see 4 in the task manger I wouldn't worry about it :-)

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Re: processor
« Reply #4 on: June 03, 2012, 11:33:20 AM »
ok im all so after a good graphics card i have £80 seen as when i play Diablo 3 it lags real bad in some parts of the game that make it so hard for me to kill stuff what would recommend
 my card i have now is Nvidia geforce 8400gs
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« Reply #5 on: June 03, 2012, 11:42:52 AM »
There is a setting in diablo 3 that will help. Go to the video options and I think it is the last option on the right side. When you mouse over it it says disabling it will help a lot.

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Re: processor
« Reply #6 on: June 03, 2012, 11:56:46 AM »
i have a look now
 low fx ? i can screen shot it if u want so u can see it
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« Reply #7 on: June 03, 2012, 12:26:17 PM »
Yeah that is the one, that helped on my 2nd older game system for my son. :wink:

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Re: processor
« Reply #8 on: June 03, 2012, 12:31:37 PM »
ok i try that what graphics card would recommend i have £80 for one

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« Reply #9 on: June 03, 2012, 12:44:25 PM »
Get the best ATI HD card you can. :-) (I am an ATI Fan)

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Re: processor
« Reply #11 on: June 03, 2012, 01:03:28 PM »
For the price it doesnt look bad :wink:

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Re: processor
« Reply #12 on: June 03, 2012, 01:10:59 PM »
ok both or just 1 im guessing second 1 better m only thing it dont tell me is what settings i can play games on i wanted like high or ultra settings

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« Reply #13 on: June 03, 2012, 01:26:18 PM »
Oops, didnt see the 2nd one. The 2nd one will be better :wink:

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Re: processor
« Reply #14 on: June 03, 2012, 01:30:45 PM »
ok thank you for your help i plan to get this when the shops reopen  :cheesy:

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