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Windows 7: Problem with GPU temp.

08 May 2015   #1
Suur

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Problem with GPU temp.

Hello!

I got an issue with my GPU temperature and fan speed. I use Speedfan to regulate it and recently I started noticing that at random times my Speedfan shows/sets my GPU temp at -99 and turns the fan speed to the minimum. A few days back I had a power outage, while my PC was on. Don't know if that damaged the temperature sensor somehow, and I don't know how to check it.

When I ain't doing much it isn't a problem, but yesterday I was watching a game on twitch and suddenly noticed that the temp was -99. I restarted Speedfan and it showed that the temp was 92 and fans where maxed out.

My card is MSI R9 290 4GD5.


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08 May 2015   #2
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Sppedfan is garbage, didn`t the card come with a driver and software cd ?

Isn`t there a gpu monitoring program on there ?

That would be much better then speedfan.

MSI Afterburner for example, but I forget if it shows gpu temps.

Afterburner | MSI Gaming Series
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08 May 2015   #3
Boozad

W7 Pro x64 SP1 | W10 Pro IP x64 | W8.1 Pro x64 VM | Linux Mint VM
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AddRAM View Post
but I forget if it shows gpu temps.
It does.
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08 May 2015   #4
Suur

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I'll give the MSI Afterburner a go and will give and update during the week.

Thanks for the help!
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09 May 2015   #5
essenbe

Windows 7 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Pro X64/Linux Mint
 
 

You can go into the settings and set a custom fan profile and a lot of other things too.
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09 May 2015   #6
Suur

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

The problem seems to be fixed. Thanks for the help!
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09 May 2015   #7
essenbe

Windows 7 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Pro X64/Linux Mint
 
 

Great! I'm glad everything is working for you.
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09 May 2015   #8
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Excellent, glad you`re rolling
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