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How can I automatically adjust the affinity of a process after it is started?

I want to open some programs in the startup without affecting the performance and I want to create shortcuts to them on my startup folder. If I can do this with adding modifiers at the end of the ...
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How does Windows processor affinity work with hyperthreaded CPUs?

How does Windows processor affinity work with hyperthreaded CPUs? Let's use an example (pictured) of a system with four cores, each with a hyper-threaded virtual core. Which cores correspond to each ...
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What is Windows Priority and Affinity and what advatanges does it provide?

What exactly is Priority and Affinity (found within Task Manager) and what are they used for: In what situations should/could they be used and what advantages are found while customizing these ...