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Old 09-28-2006, 01:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default SpeedFan Readings Wrong?

Here is a screen shot of SpeedFan on my computer....

I know for a fact that the HDD is not that hot, it has a fan blowing right on it and I even felt it. It is a SATA HDD, I have it hooked up with a regular 4pin connector and the cable that came with it from Western Digital, not with a SATA power cable and SATA data cable.

Also, none of the fans I have installed are showing up because the cables aren't long enough to hook them to the mobo incase anyone was wondering. I know one of the fan speeds is the chipset fan and one is the cpu fan, but what could the other one be?

Anyone else have problems with SpeedFan?

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Old 09-28-2006, 05:08 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Howdy yes i have had problems but not that extreme and there is not a great deal you can do about it and mine was with the cpu temp and it doesnt recongnise the other hard drive. just a dodgy program

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Speed fan is not a program to go by. Get Everest Home Edition.
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