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Message 38886 - Posted: 9 Feb 2010, 8:12:30 UTC

I am running a task apparently without problems but I can not click the option \"Show graphics\". Am I the only one? Thanks for your help.

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Message 38888 - Posted: 9 Feb 2010, 9:34:30 UTC

You appear to be running a rather old version of BOINC.
To see the graphics on all types of climate models, you now need a BOINC version of 6 \'something\'.
The current release version is 6.10.18


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Message 38989 - Posted: 24 Feb 2010, 17:09:39 UTC - in response to Message 38888.

I have the same problem, I\'m running the tasks, but the \"show graphics\" button is disabled.

I\'m running boinc version 6.10.18

Funny enough is that I can see the graphics if I set my screensaver to boinc and I activate it.

How can I solve the problem?


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Message 38990 - Posted: 24 Feb 2010, 18:09:46 UTC

Did you first click on one of the models to select it?

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Message 38994 - Posted: 24 Feb 2010, 19:30:20 UTC

Are you running in Protected Mode? This has also been known to not allow the viewing of the graphics.


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Message 39027 - Posted: 26 Feb 2010, 11:54:38 UTC - in response to Message 38994.

I click on each model and none of them enables the button.

And I\'m running the app as admin of the computer.

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Message 39034 - Posted: 26 Feb 2010, 23:23:32 UTC

Protected Mode happens when you install the software. It runs even if you are not logged in.

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Message 44159 - Posted: 6 May 2012, 6:36:12 UTC - in response to Message 38989.

I have the same problem 2 years later with the latest download of BOINC.
Was it ever solved?
How do I know if I am running in protected mode?
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Message 44160 - Posted: 6 May 2012, 7:28:03 UTC - in response to Message 44159.

The "problem" was/is purely an operator one.

"Protected mode" is the same as "a service".
This used to be shown, (in version 6), 5 lines from the start of the BOINC messages, as Running as a service, or Running under account ... for non-service mode.
I don't know what message is used with version 7 of BOINC.


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Message 44164 - Posted: 6 May 2012, 11:15:24 UTC - in response to Message 44160.

I don't know what message is used with version 7 of BOINC.

03/05/2012 19:14:01 | | Running as a daemon

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Message 56930 - Posted: 23 Sep 2017, 14:32:52 UTC

So what do you do to make it work properly?

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Message 56931 - Posted: 23 Sep 2017, 16:32:09 UTC - in response to Message 56930.

So what do you do to make it work properly?

The programmer who worked on the graphics left the project several years ago, and no one has taken over that responsibility. None of the new models (wah2 hadcm3s) have working graphics, unfortunately.

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