boinc using more ati gpu% than I'm telling

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Message 30495 - Posted: 12 Jan 2010, 3:15:59 UTC

In my milkyway@home preferences I have set to use 1% of GPU, yet looking at my catalyst drivers overdrive tab it shows it using around 85% activity when BOINC is running. I have played with a few different settings and it hasn't seemed to make a difference.

Today is the first day that I've noticed my ATI GPU being used for milkyway calculations.

This is a problem because at the current percentage its overheating my GPU and freezing my com...

current solution is to underclock my gpu.

Does this post belong here or in milkyway@home forums?

Jack
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