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windows home server anyway support two daul quad core xeons ? RRS feed

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  • hi guys i got a intel server with two quad core xeons 2.0 with 10 gbs of ram i can see the 8 cores find on the cpu device manger but when i go on task manger i only see 4 cores ? anyway to unlock them ? with commands or a edit ? i try speedfan two only 4 cores show , also msconfig boot 4 cores not 8 ?
    Friday, September 11, 2015 12:39 AM

Answers

  • Hi,

    Based on my technology, there are hardware limitations for WHS 2011:

    1 processor, 4 cores, 8 GB RAM.

    Best Regards,
    Eve Wang

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    Monday, September 14, 2015 11:28 AM

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  • is it worth updating the windows home server ? so its fully updated will that change anything due to it got no updates install on it yet
    Friday, September 11, 2015 12:39 AM
  • I don't think that will help. From what I recall, WHS2011 is limited to using 4 cores.

    Phil P.S. If you find my comment helpful or if it answers your question, please mark it as such.

    Friday, September 11, 2015 1:51 AM
  • Hi,

    Based on my technology, there are hardware limitations for WHS 2011:

    1 processor, 4 cores, 8 GB RAM.

    Best Regards,
    Eve Wang

    Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they help and unmark them if they provide no help. If you have feedback for TechNet Support, contact tnmff@microsoft.com.

    Monday, September 14, 2015 11:28 AM