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12-Jun-2012, 06:10 PM #1
Question Solved: quad-core not installed correctly
i had restored my pc recently & noticed one of the cores for my pc was listed unknown device which it wasnt before i did the (format)restore below is my computer model/info

Windows Vista premium 32bit sp2
AMD Phenom 9500 Quad-Core Processor, x64 Family 16 Model 2 Stepping 2
Acer AM5100-E5402A Foxconn F690GVM
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12-Jun-2012, 07:06 PM #2
Uninstall and reboot and see what happens.

What does the onscreen message from Windows at boot time say about the processor?
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13-Jun-2012, 02:19 PM #3
it worked thank you. wasnt sure about it @ first since it was a prebuilt acer & im running off of wsus. didnt want it to cause it to not restart properly.
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