I7 860 showing only 2 cores Tags: CPUs DDR3 Intel i7 Overclocking Last response: April 6, 2011 4:02 PM in Overclocking Share gtskaushik January 25, 2010 8:44:33 AM I have i7 860 4GB DDR3 RAM It shows only 2 cores in system properties More about : 860 showing cores OwinC January 25, 2010 9:10:49 AM Go into the BIOS and ENABLE ALL CORES and that should do the trick. m 0 l outlw6669 a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking January 25, 2010 9:30:54 AM Try running MSCONFIG and manually configuring how many CPU cores windows sees. m 0 l Related resources I7 Showing only 2 cores and 4 threads - Forum I7 920 only showing 2 cores ? - Forum I7 950 only showing 2 cores in bios - Forum [Solved] I7 950 only showing 2 cores ? - Forum Only 2/4 GB usable on win7 x64 core i7 860, GB-P55-UD3R - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer OwinC January 25, 2010 9:44:06 AM I totally forgot about that. Some of us. Myself included. Have gone into the BIOS and went click happy. Trying out different settings. And forgetting what all was selected and where it was. m 0 l brett1042002 January 25, 2010 1:53:31 PM If you try the above and all check out o.k., you may try flashing the BIOS as a last resort. All else fails, RMA the CPU. m 0 l hart107 April 6, 2011 4:02:55 PM outlw6669 said:Try running MSCONFIG and manually configuring how many CPU cores windows sees. http://img197.imageshack.us/img197/2883/faststartup.jpg Bios set to all msconfig still shows just 2 processors DELL say that is is only a 2 core processor Intel site shows it as quad core 8 threads . Any ideas m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources i7 only showing 1 core and 2 threads Forum SolvedAMD Athlon x4 760k only showing 2 cores? Forum Solvedi5 quad core showing only 2 cores Forum SolvedI-7 860 temp 2 of more cores/threads run 6c degrees hotter/ problem? Forum AMD FX-6300 Showing only 2 cores maximum Forum 771 to 775 converter only showing 2 cores of available 4 Forum i know that i have 4 cores ..but in WEI its showing only 2 processor cores .. can any one know how to solve this Forum SolvedWhy my i7 860 can only get to 2.93Ghz? Forum SolvedIntel Core i7 3770k only 2 cores? Forum Quad core only showing 2 cores Forum SolvedI7 860 2.80Ghz running 1 core Forum Solvedtaskmanger only shows 2 of 4 cores Forum SolvedMy Quad Core AMD FX 4170 shows only 2 cores Forum SolvedAMD fx4100 only shows that there's 2 cores? Forum SolvedI7 3770K only picking up 2 logical cores. Please help!!! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !