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onDvine
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Re: [Chat] New computer-ventilation question

Thank you. I hadn't. Am I now an extreme overclocker?



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said by onDvine:

Thank you. I hadn't. Am I now an extreme overclocker?

Yep, you are now running with the big guys and gals Don't forget to get the bonus check from sorto!


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So I should do something really nice for my husband, who chose/configured this machine with Team Helix in mind?

If you mean the Passkey, I got it yesterday and copied/pasted the number in when I set up. Sorto told me to.

Googled "extreme overclocking," but didn't find anything I understood.



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said by onDvine:

So I should do something really nice for my husband, who chose/configured this machine with Team Helix in mind?

If you mean the Passkey, I got it yesterday and copied/pasted the number in when I set up. Sorto told me to.

Googled "extreme overclocking," but didn't find anything I understood.

»folding.extremeoverclocking.com/···p?s=&t=4 is a stats site for our team and members as well as other teams, soon you will show up there.
By all means do something nice for hubby!
Here's another site. »kakaostats.com/t.php?t=4


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said by jaynick:

... »folding.extremeoverclocking.com/···p?s=&t=4 is a stats site for our team and members as well as other teams, soon you will show up there.
By all means do something nice for hubby!
Here's another site. »kakaostats.com/t.php?t=4

Thanks for the links.

I'm always nice; I meant extra nice.


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Oh. I know that!



onDvine
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I'm a "Challenging Member" at the top of the "Radar Table" with this new machine working less 24 hours. It sure looks good.

Yes, Sorto, I'm amazed as you predicted. Maybe even stunned.


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Wait 'til the bonus points kick in.

BTW, Firefox just prompted me to upgrade and now I'm getting the same error messages you get about the certs. One, so far, for DSLR.
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said by onDvine:

Thank you. I hadn't. Am I now an extreme overclocker?

Only if you wish to switch to overclocker's team from helix.

You do, however, get to enjoy their stats. They have those for all the teams, even us.
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said by sortofageek:

... Only if you wish to switch to overclocker's team from helix. ...

Of course not!

... You do, however, get to enjoy their stats. ...

I'm way confused but don't really need to understand.

There's no risk in the extreme overclocking my computer is doing or you'd tell me.


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No risk. Their team is just being courteous to the Folding Community. They have great stats, so they are sharing with the rest of the teams.
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I wasn't worried about their team. I'd always just assumed extreme overclockers had set their machines up that way through complex means and mysterious settings. I'm learning.



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said by onDvine:

I wasn't worried about their team. I'd always just assumed extreme overclockers had set their machines up that way through complex means and mysterious settings. I'm learning.

We can instruct you in the alchemy involved in OverClocking, but you would need to buy some more hardware, (different Heatsink cooler). and watch the temps very very closely, 'till things stabilize.

That i5 is a GOOOOOD OC capable CPU!!

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said by rusdi:

... you would need to buy some more hardware, (different Heatsink cooler). ...

Probably best not ask husband about more hardware right now.


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And that is probably an excellent way to void a warranty on a proprietary box.



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said by sortofageek:

And that is probably an excellent way to void a warranty on a proprietary box.

Pffft!
We don't need no stinking warranty!!

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... We don't need no stinking warranty!!

By "We" do you mean that if it gets [forked] up, you'll be here to help?


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Sure!
I will be happy to "advise" you.

(Actually, I forgot you bought it, and didn't build it.)

With those circumstances, I would suggest you leave the boxen closed, and stay outa' the BIOS.
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said by rusdi:

... I will be happy to "advise" you. ...

That's not "We."

Nobody here knows how to build a functional PC. We need warranties and tech support.


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»folding.extremeoverclocking.com/···u=456220

Looks like you'd better get your best hankie out and get ready to wave as you start stomping ... I mean ... begin to gently pass each of your team mates and then ROAR on up to another to wave your hankie and gently pass and then ROAR ... well, you get the picture, right?


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3,724 points ain't bad for 24 hrs., huh?

Still, it can't be all that fast compared to my team mates who have multiple computers.



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12,404 yesterday, jury still out about today.



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Per today's list, the XPS 8500 continues to do very well.

Do you know when it will show something other than zeros toward the right end of the Radar Table's line here: »kakaostats.com/usum.php?u=1533349 ?



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I haven't looked at those in years. They disappeared for a couple or more years and I stopped looking. I don't know how reliable they are or if he has time to keep them going.
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I thought you gave me that link, saying their stats were more current or words to that effect. Must've been someone else...

Edit: Found it and wasn't from you or particularly recommended.

said by jaynick:

... Here's another site. »kakaostats.com/t.php?t=4



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I gave you this one ---> »folding.extremeoverclocking.com/···u=456220



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Yes, thank you. I've checked that one when checking the other. Wonder when I'll show up with numbers in Rank, Points, and Gain.



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said by onDvine:

Wonder when I'll show up with numbers in Rank, Points, and Gain.

Not ignoring you, just not sure what you're looking for.

This, maybe?

»kakaostats.com/t.php?filter=acti···=onDvine



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Thanks. Didn't feel ignored; the question isn't critical.

I've looked at this page (screen snapshot attached) and another where my name was at the top of a slightly longer list, also with zeroes in those columns. I posted a picture of it before, with names in a column headed Challenging Member here. Guess the zeroes will disappear when they're supposed to.

It's not like I really understand the charts, anyhow.


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said by onDvine:

I've looked at this page (screen snapshot attached) and another where my name was at the top of a slightly longer list, also with zeroes in those columns.

You are always going to be at zero in that view because it is showing you as in relation to your conquests and your threats (if you even had any). If you looked at me there or any other member there for that particular view, we would also have the zeros and everyone else in relation to us would be either plus something or minus something in comparison. That view us showing points difference between you and your conquests/threats, your rate of gain daily and using those numbers to project how long it will take you to overtake your conquests or your threats to overtake you, if all things stay equal.
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