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Old 08-07-2004, 11:12 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Somewhere in a forum i saw that u can find out how hot everything and control when curtain fans turn on or whatever... how do i do this?

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Old 08-08-2004, 12:31 AM   #2 (permalink)
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you can use bios to see what your cpu and motherboard temperature are..

if you want to be able to do it from windows you can download speedfan.. or motherboard manager.

speedfan is better in my opinion...

my motherboard came with a program called asus probe.. it tells all about the fans and temps..

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Old 08-08-2004, 12:47 AM   #3 (permalink)
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thanks a lot man
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Old 08-08-2004, 01:24 AM   #4 (permalink)
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I use motherboard monitor 5. Its been pretty acurate with the temps when compared to what my bios say....
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Old 08-08-2004, 01:33 AM   #5 (permalink)
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ummm i downloaded that speedfan thingy... it says
my temp 1 is 129 degrees F and my HDD is at 90 degrees and my temp 2 and 3 are at 30... is this bad?
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