How hot is my computer?

By Ollie30001
Mar 26, 2004
  1. Hey, is there a way i can see how hot my CPU, case and all the other stuff is in there without buying any extra is there a built in thing were i can see the temps?
  2. Didou

    Didou Bowtie extraordinair! Posts: 5,899

    Generally there's a section called Hardware Monitor in your BIOS which reports basic informations such as CPU temp, voltages, fan speeds, etc.

    Have a look at the manual that came with your board.
  3. Ollie30001

    Ollie30001 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 170

    Theres nothin about it in the manual....what do i type into "run2 to open the bios...ill just look around......
  4. Arris

    Arris TS Evangelist Posts: 4,823   +173

    You press delete or F2 or some other key to enter the BIOS settings on boot up of your PC. I've never used a system which has a BIOS which is accessible via Windows. You could get a version of Motherboard Monitor to view these temperatures and fan speeds etc. in Windows.

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