Indeed I think I have to study all the cooling solutions that are available to solve my problem. I also send a mail to Intel support, lets see how good their support is for server / work staions, but as a end user I don't even expect a reply, time will tell.
As I live on a Island and the computer shops over here only cary very basic stuff I need to get all my info from the web, and I have burned my wallet more than one before, so I will take my time before ordering anything.
If users with similar Xeon sytem changed their coolers succesfully i would appriciate it if they would post their product recommendation here.
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By multi core I assume you mean when enabling all of the true processor cores. In your laptop's case it's a Dual Core processor which means there are only 2 phyiscal cores and does not contain HyperThreading Technology (HT Technology) which enables "Virtual processor cores"
Could be caused by a couple of things:
1. Your processor doesn't support multi-core processing which is a possibility given there is no HT technology for your CPU. In which case there is nothing to fix. Even though the BIOS may have this option. You can check to see if both cores are enabled when you have multi-core processing disabled; In windows right click on your taskbar and click on "Task Manager" Click on the performance tab. You will want to count the number of processor displays you see. Refer to this to see what I mean:
The reason I have 8 CPU displays is because I'm running an i7-3820 CPU which supports HT Technology; So I have 4 physical processors cores and 4 virtual processors cores (created by HT Technology architecture)
2. You are running Core2Duo CPU with dual physical processors and have disabled 1 of the 2 cores because your laptop won't boot. This sounds more like you need to update the BIOS on the motherboard or maybe a bad CPU might be the cause as well.
hello jaymarque, hi, try reducing the resolution, if not you should upgrade your onboard RAM around to 1gigabyte ram, switch your processor to Dual core 2.0GHz and or upgrade/change your AGP to a ram up to 512mb