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  • Birthday 10/13/1950

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  1. Tx is right. The 1660 is the best and newest. After that the 1060 is also pretty good. Only ones I bought new is the 1660 (stimulus check) and the 650 ti about 7 years ago. The 970 was a b stock from evga. The 1060 I got off facebook.
  2. The cards seem to be folding very nice. GTX 1660 GTX 1060 GTX 970 GTX 650 ti
  3. UPDATE: Finally got it running. Nothing else worked so I started playing with the opencl settings. It is now folding.
  4. I've rebooted, uninstalled [email protected] and reloaded. Paused and restarted dozens of times. Still no WU. Get one for the cpu no problem, but not the gpu.
  5. I remember that post well. Jill is the sister of a member here. Glad to see you've hung around. So many come and go, s it's nice to see some stay.
  6. Thanks for the info, Guns. Set it but no work unit yet. BTW.. Good to see you back folding for Pitstp again.
  7. Not sure when I first started folding. It was just a month or two after pitstop first posted about it. MANY years ago.
  8. Not sure how to set it in Linux
  9. You fold for years. You dedicate 4 computers to folding. They sit idle waiting for work units. Why bother if they can't hold up their end??
  10. Well, my PPD is back up a bit. Just got my RMA back on the GTX 780. They had to upgrade it a bit. Sent me a GTX 780Ti SC card. PPD jumped a good bit. But from now on, as my GPUs die, I will be shutting down folding on those rigs. I just can't afford to be replacing hardware just for folding. I have a couple old AMD cards sitting on the shelf that don't fold well. (Driver issues) I'll be putting those back in as my Nvidia cards die, but not even gonna try folding with them. So as the cards die, expect my value to the team to drop.
  11. Gave up on cpu folding since my water cooling died out on me. But still GPU fold. Been upgrading with EVGA B stock cards when I save enough $$. They come with a 1 year warranty.
  12. My GTX 780 fried. Was on my other pc when I heard that one die. Tried restarting but nothing, and smelled something burned. Was coming from the vid card. Now back to my old GTX 650Ti until I rma this gpu. PPD will be back down for a while.
  13. Picked up an EVGA b-stock GTX 970 that seems to be doing pretty good. Nice to see all these old names still posting.
  14. Haven't been here in a while. This is the first I've heard about Roger passing. Very sad news. I'm happy I had the chance meet him. RIP Roger.
  15. Back up and folding on a couple rigs, but doubt I'll get back to where I was. On all linux now with AMD vid cards. Seems AMD isn't putting out decent drivers for Linux, and I'm not going to buy the high priced nvidia cards just for folding. So PPD is going to suffer.
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