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by cgarrity / October 2, 2005 11:17 AM PDT

A few days ago I had to replace my power supply. After installing the new power supply, I was intermittently getting a beeping noise. I went into my CMOS and noticed that it was set to warn if the CPU temperature got up to 50 degrees cel. The actual temperature that I noted was 49 degrees. I suspect it hit 50 which turned on the warning. I increased the warning level to 55 degrees and I haven't heard the beep since.

Since I never heard this warning with the old power supply, I suspect the new one has slightly less fan power.

Since my motherboard and the CPU report actual temperature to CMOS, I'm wondering if there is a free or shareware program that will display temperatures within Windows? If anyone knows of one, I would appreciate it.

Thanks

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(NT) (NT) Google Speedfan.
by damasta55r / October 2, 2005 11:19 AM PDT
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Mobo makers site?
by bob b / October 3, 2005 12:53 AM PDT

If I browse around at my mobo site I find they have a monitor download that is designed for their product and runs under windows.

It will display things like.
Fan speeds
Voltages
Temps

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The best info. . .
by Coryphaeus / October 3, 2005 1:22 AM PDT
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