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i have a client that wants me to take down teh system and put in anotehr processor. but they wanted me to make sure it does not already have dual processor. how do I check. When i go into system manager iunder processor there is two. in perfromance there are two windows, and in proprties of monitor there is one. is it showing two because opf hyper threading? please help me find teh answer asap thank you
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hyperthreading will show two processors. Please post the make and model of the server so we can find out for you.
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the server is a ibm x series 345 tahnk you so much
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here is the service manual for your server. As seeon page 11, the server supports 2 processors. Keep in mind you have to purchase a matching processor for both to work.

ftp://ftp.software.ibm.com/pc/pccbbs/pc_servers_pdf/48p9718.pdf


you can also go to this link --> http://www-307.ibm.com/pc/support/site.wss/document.do?lndocid=MIGR-58359
and select "Automatically detect what is in your system".
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did this resolve your problem?
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