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== BOINC Client Software Questions and Answers ==
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[[BOINC 6.2 - 6.12]]<br>
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[[BOINC 6: Advanced Local Preferences]]<br>
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[[File:Boinc_c&m.png|center|500px|Versions!!]]
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=== BOINC 7 ===
 
[[BOINC 7.0]]<br>
 
[[BOINC 7.0]]<br>
 
[[BOINC command line switches]]<br>
 
[[BOINC command line switches]]<br>
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[[BOINC Manager cannot connect to a client]]<br>
 
[[BOINC Manager cannot connect to a client]]<br>
 
[[BOINC Manager command line switches]]<br>
 
[[BOINC Manager command line switches]]<br>
[[BOINC? What is that?]]<br>
 
 
[[BOINCCMD command line switches]]<br>
 
[[BOINCCMD command line switches]]<br>
[[Boinc_x.x.x_windows_intelx86.exe is not a valid Win32 application]]<br>
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[[Can I hide BOINC from view?]]<br>
 
 
[[Computing is suspended - requested by operating system]]<br>
 
[[Computing is suspended - requested by operating system]]<br>
 
[[Einstein: Got server request to delete file XXXXXX]]<br>
 
[[Einstein: Got server request to delete file XXXXXX]]<br>
[[My Boinc says it is suspended. Now what?]]<br>
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[[My BOINC says it is suspended. Now what?]]<br>
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[[My BOINC refuses to suspend, even though my preferences say it should!]]<br>
 
[[Not requesting work or reporting results / Requesting 0 seconds of work, reporting 0 completed tasks?]]<br>
 
[[Not requesting work or reporting results / Requesting 0 seconds of work, reporting 0 completed tasks?]]<br>
[[Nvidia CUDA & ATI Stream (CAL) FAQ]]<br>
 
[[OpenCL]]<br>
 
 
[[RAM requirements for BOINC]]<br>
 
[[RAM requirements for BOINC]]<br>
 
[[Science applications continue running when I exit BOINC Manager]]<br>
 
[[Science applications continue running when I exit BOINC Manager]]<br>
 
[[Setting percentage of CPU Time, how does it work? (CPU throttling)]]<br>
 
[[Setting percentage of CPU Time, how does it work? (CPU throttling)]]<br>
[[Simple explanation of the new work scheduler (version 5.8 and above)]]<br>
 
 
[[Suspending computation - CPU usage is too high / CPU is busy]]<br>
 
[[Suspending computation - CPU usage is too high / CPU is busy]]<br>
 
[[The anonymous platform (app_info.xml), what does it do? How to properly get rid of it?]]<br>
 
[[The anonymous platform (app_info.xml), what does it do? How to properly get rid of it?]]<br>
[[What does preempted/waiting mean?]]<br>
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[[What is Ready to report?]]<br>
 
[[Where can I download BOINC?]]<br>
 
 
[[Why does the "to completion time" go up?]]<br>
 
[[Why does the "to completion time" go up?]]<br>
[[Windows Installer error - Internal error 2755, 1601]]<br>
 
[[Windows Installer error 1327: Invalid drive letter]]<br>
 
[[Windows Installer Error 1706: Setup cannot find the required files / 1714: older version cannot be removed / BOINC.msi cannot be found / The feature you are trying to use is on a network resource that is unavailable / Error 1325. is not a valid short name]]<br>
 
[[Windows Installer Error 1905]]<br>
 
  
== BOINC Account Managers ==
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=== Pre-BOINC 7 ===
[[Account Manager, what is that?]]<br>
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[[BOINC 6.2 - 6.12]]<br>
[[BAM!]]<br>
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[[BOINC 6: Advanced Local Preferences]]<br>
[[Grid Republic]]<br>
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[[Can I hide BOINC from view?]]<br>
 
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== BOINC and Computer Terminology ==
 
 
 
== BOINC Client Errors and Error Codes ==
 

Latest revision as of 16:18, 4 February 2017

Versions!!

BOINC 7

BOINC 7.0
BOINC command line switches
BOINC Installer: Error reading setup initialization file
BOINC Manager cannot connect to a client
BOINC Manager command line switches
BOINCCMD command line switches

Computing is suspended - requested by operating system
Einstein: Got server request to delete file XXXXXX
My BOINC says it is suspended. Now what?
My BOINC refuses to suspend, even though my preferences say it should!
Not requesting work or reporting results / Requesting 0 seconds of work, reporting 0 completed tasks?
RAM requirements for BOINC
Science applications continue running when I exit BOINC Manager
Setting percentage of CPU Time, how does it work? (CPU throttling)
Suspending computation - CPU usage is too high / CPU is busy
The anonymous platform (app_info.xml), what does it do? How to properly get rid of it?

Why does the "to completion time" go up?

Pre-BOINC 7

BOINC 6.2 - 6.12
BOINC 6: Advanced Local Preferences
Can I hide BOINC from view?