Temp Monitoring Software?

By cfitzarl
Aug 22, 2006
  1. I sometimes overclock my system and I'm wondering of any good software for monitoring the computer components on my desktop so I don't have to go into BIOS constantly. I had a program that did that (forget the name), although it would give me readings like 30c, and withing 2 seconds it would jump to 55c, and then go to 20c withing ten seconds.
  2. N3051M

    N3051M TS Evangelist Posts: 2,115

    you mean like speedfan, everest home and stuff like that?
  3. cfitzarl

    cfitzarl TechSpot Chancellor Topic Starter Posts: 1,975   +9

    ya, I have tried a few of them, and they all report -1c, and 30f.
  4. korrupt

    korrupt TS Rookie Posts: 716

    You try Pc Wizard?


  5. cfitzarl

    cfitzarl TechSpot Chancellor Topic Starter Posts: 1,975   +9

    I'm not sure, but I tried speedfan, and it works excellently. I think the other programs were using a faulty sensor. My computer recognizes a few different sensors, and one of them is, in fact, jumpy, and going from 40f to 125 f, although the other ones stay at around 95-100f when the system is overclocked to 3.00 ghz. Thanks for your help!
  6. nonda

    nonda TS Rookie Posts: 35


    Try Intel active monitor, its very good. It tells u how hot every thing is, ur power specs, system info, fan speeds and everything. im pretty sure u can get it on the intel site, or just google it.
  7. cfitzarl

    cfitzarl TechSpot Chancellor Topic Starter Posts: 1,975   +9

    I'll try that, thanks!
  8. nonda

    nonda TS Rookie Posts: 35

    Np, lemme kno if that works for ya.
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