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. 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. 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...... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Bought AMD FX-8350 4.0 ghz, Gigabyte Motherboard detects at 2. 8 ghz Forum AMD FX-8350 Eight Core benchmarks very low? Forum [CPUs] Inte Core i5-3570, Intel Core i5-3570k, or an AMD FX-8350 ? Forum Help noob! FX-8350 vs. i5-3570K Forum Best Cooling Soultion FX8350 Forum Thoughts on AMD FX-8350 ???? Forum New FX-8350 Build Under $900 Forum New Build AMD FX-8350 4Ghz Black Edition. Forum Amd fx-8350 and gigabyte GA-990fxa-ud5 mobo Forum [HELP] FX-8350 Heat issues Forum FX-8350 + ASUS M5A99X Overclocking Forum AMD FX-8350 45Degrees celsius Idle temps, high? Forum AMD FX-8350 - game crashes Forum Amd Piledriver FX-8350 and amd steamroller release dates? Forum Can the AMD FX-8350 CPU work on a 970 Chipste motherboard? Forum AMD FX-8350 CPU ( 8 x 4.00GHz/ 8 MB L2 Cache) or Intel® Core ™ i5-3570K Pro Forum Bought the fx-8350 - Motherboard set clock to 2. 8 GHz after BIOS Update Forum Virtualization: AMD FX-8350 vs Intel Core i7-3770K Forum Intel Core i7-3770 vs. AMD FX-8350 ! AIO PC CPU. Forum Best Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !