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Message 53701 - Posted: 19 Feb 2020 | 22:05:41 UTC

I'm not getting the new ACEMD workunits because, according to the server, I have 0.00 MB available.

- I have set the BOINC client's permissions to be WIDE open, (ie No disk limits, leave x amount of GB on the BOINC volume... ALL of these are unchecked.)
- I have tried running BOINC as Administrator (I'm running Win10 Pro). No dice.
- I have tried removing the read only permissions in the BOINC data directory. No luck.

the event log says I have 1260GB available for BOINC. I'm at my wit's end here. What am I doing wrong?

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Message 53702 - Posted: 20 Feb 2020 | 0:22:38 UTC

Disk limits can be set in two different places. At the project website computing preferences and/or in the Manager under Options >> Computing preferences.

The local preference overrides the project preferences. Look at the Event Log startup and see where the preferences for GPUGrid are being read from.

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Message 53746 - Posted: 22 Feb 2020 | 20:59:21 UTC - in response to Message 53701.

I have set the BOINC client's permissions to be WIDE open, (ie No disk limits, leave x amount of GB on the BOINC volume... ALL of these are unchecked.)

I've never tried unchecking all 3 boxes. I always check Use at most 80% of drive.

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