Enable all cpu cores in bios Tags: CPUs BIOS Last response: October 6, 2011 12:51 PM in CPUs Share Dana69 October 6, 2011 11:36:16 AM Hello, I am getting a misconfiguration message that says I need to enable all the CPU cores in bios. How can I do this, and what does it mean? I have a Lenovo Idepad More about : enable cpu cores bios | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove AdrianPerry CPUs Authority October 6, 2011 12:51:51 PM It means your PC has more than one core - either a Dual Core or a Quad Core configuration, and currently only 1 out of the 2/4 cores is enabled. You need to go into your BIOS and locate where this can be changed. Here's a few screenshots that might help, yours should look similar: http://www.xbitlabs.com/images/cpu/intel-core-i7/bios-1... http://h30499.www3.hp.com/t5/image/serverpage/image-id/... http://cafuego.net/sites/cafuego.net/files/hp-2140-mini... | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Enable all cpu cores in bios> Related ressources: ForumThere are 4 cores in the CPU and only 1 core is enabled. ForumSystem freeze when I enable more than one core in bios ForumCannot enable both cores ! ForumI can't install windows when enable 4 cores ForumBIOS features to disable/ enable for overclocking and cooling question ForumNeed help with BIOS - unlocking cores PHenom II - MSI - 785G - E53 ForumI7-2600k 4 cores in bios - 1 core /1 thread in windows ForumPegatron narra5 enabling all cores from a sempron 140 to phenom x3. the hardware Forum480 GTX Cores ("cuda cores ") Locked through Bios or Laser cut? ForumBios only seeing 3/4 cores ? ForumCPU cores missing ForumOpinions and price of this PSU........... Forum[Solved] Motherboard and/or bios ForumFlashing Bios on Acer ZG8 Forum[Solved] What controls how many cores are being used? ForumBios errormemory full loading operating system ForumHow to add 6 cores as one true 384 bit core ForumCPU Cores or threads? ForumWindows only recognizes 2 cores on amd athlon II x4 640 ForumCannot Get Past Bios Boot Screen More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !