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Old 03-14-2008, 11:17 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Alright let me get some feedback from you guys. I like to see what my system uses now that i have updated some settings. I dont want my system over heating due to the little bit of OC i do to my GFX card. So is there any software out there that will allow me to put the widget or whatever on my desktop and view the resources being used by my system (RAM and CPU) and also show my GFX card Temp?

Right now i am sick of seeing the task manager open and ATiTool open. Any input would be great.:happy:
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Old 03-14-2008, 11:59 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You're using Vista right? Honestly, I don't think there is a widget for exactly what you're looking for. You'd have to use something to monitor CPU/RAM, then something else to monitor your video card.

Something like this:
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Then either ATiTool, Rivatuner, Everest, or something else for the GFX temp. You can just run that, and it'll show the temp in the notification area.
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Yahoo widgets might have what you want. I know there are CPU and RAM meter widgets. There may be some thermal ones, too.
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Old 03-15-2008, 09:23 AM   #4 (permalink)
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does your mobo maker have anything? intel makes a nice little utilitiy for that...for their own mobos , but who knows might for for their chipsets on other mobo makers...IDU

the vista one that's already included has a cpu/ram gauge

you want ram/cpu/gpu?
here's another for cpu
Core Temp
have asus mobo?
ftp://ftp.asus.com/pub/ASUS/mb/Utility/PC_Probe2

asus...always one slow site
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