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06 Nov, 2018 09:54 AM

Do I have to run Geekbench on a new desktop?
Can I run it where there are existing applications?
If there are daemons running on my desktop or laptop, will Geekbench factor them and om and give a score that includes these daemons?

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Sarah on 06 Nov, 2018 03:32 PM

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    Hello!

    Thanks for posting. You do not have to run Geekbench on a new desktop. Geekbench doesn't factor in background daemons when computing scores -- if a background daemon is consuming a lot of CPU, then that will result in lower Geekbench scores. Let me know if you have any other questions and I'll be glad to help out.

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