Windows not detecting 8 cores FX-8350 Tags: CPUs Overdrive Task Manager Quad Core Last response: January 5, 2013 7:31 AM in CPUs Share Foo392 January 5, 2013 6:36:17 AM Windows Task Manager only shows one core, and AMD Overdrive only shows 4, but it's a quad core cpu, what could be wrong? More about : windows detecting cores 8350 stevydinho January 5, 2013 7:10:00 AM Device Manager > Processors tab > Right click CPU and click scan for hardware changes, worked for me. m 0 l Foo392 January 5, 2013 7:16:23 AM Ahh, I fixed it, I went to run>msconfig>boot>advanced options>unchecked the number of processors box that I had previously set to 4 for my old CPU and applied, okayed and restarted the pc. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer rdc85 a b à CPUs January 5, 2013 7:31:29 AM hehe.. glad to hear it solved...... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAMD A6 6400k Windows 8.1 detecting 1 CPU core? Forum SolvedCan I do a EVGA GTX 750 Ti FTW with a AMD FX-8350 4.0ghz 8-cores? Forum Unpark Cores FX8350 Vishera (Windows 7 Home Premium) Forum SolvedFor the AMD FX-8350 Black Edition 8-Core 4.0ghz Forum SolvedIntel core i5-4460 haswell 3.2ghz or AMD FX-8350 Black Edition Vishera 8-Core 4.0GHz Forum Intel i5 4670k or AMD FX-8350 (8 vs 4 Cores for Next Gen) Forum SolvedDoes the FX-8350 support windows 8 64bit? Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 - Not detecting correct native resolution (1920x1080). Forum SolvedBios only detecting half of available ram of new windows 8.1 install Forum SolvedAfter formatting windows 8 OS, HDD & CD-ROM not detecting Forum SolvedDo I need to install hotfixes for my FX8350 on Windows 8? Forum Solvedwhats better i7-4470k or AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-Core Forum SolvedAMD fx-8350 8 core cpu unparking Forum SolvedIntel Core i7-3930K 3.2GHz 6-Core or AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-Core. Which one should I go with? Forum SolvedAMD FX8350 Black Edition 8 Core Processor Forum What motherboard for the AMD FX8350 Black Edition 8 Core Processor please? Forum windows 8 not detecting homegroup Forum Good voltage setting for an AMD FX-8350 8-Core Forum SolvedCannot Unpark CPU cores on Windows 8.1 Forum Solvedhow to unpark cores- 4700k on windows 8.1 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !