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is it wrong to use all the cores of the processor!!!??

ARama33
Beginner
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i am using intel core i7 2630qm

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AlHill
Super User
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Actually, it is preferred to use all cores.

 

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n_scott_pearson
Super User Retired Employee
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Why do you ask?

ARama33
Beginner
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cuz i thought it will damge the processor or increase its temp

n_scott_pearson
Super User Retired Employee
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No, that is not the case. Provided that your cooling solution is keeping the temperature at or below, say, 90c, you will not see any degradation of the processor and it should work for its full warranted lifetime.

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