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Windows 7: Is Speedfan the only app that monitor temps?

11 Oct 2009   #1
JamesAndersonJr

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64-Bit
 
 
Is Speedfan the only app that monitor temps?

Is SpeedFan the only application that monitors temps? It functions moderately but the GUI looks outdated and unpolished (to say the least) and really needs some design rework. I wish Lavalys's ( Lavalys - Comprehensive IT Security and Management ) Everest Ultimate would actually combine with speedfan or make their own and do something with the plethora of configuration, and system information it collects.

What would be great is if Microsoft created a system temp monitoring, fan adjusting, and over-temperature alert solution with windows 7 under accessories. I may have to wait for windows 8, because this may be asking too much.


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11 Oct 2009   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10159
 
 

Hello James, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Core Temp is a pretty nice free program for monitoring CPU temps with alerts. It has to be manually restarted though after a startup, or after a log off and log on though.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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12 Oct 2009   #3
CGA1

Windows 7 64
 
 

If you want booth monitoring and control of fan speeds, to my knowledge, Speedfan is the only one. I fully agree that the gui is horrible and configuration is a royal PITA but at least for now I have to stick with it.
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12 Oct 2009   #4
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

If you have a dell there is a custom app that reads and adjust fan control and dropped my tems by 10F. If you are interested the home page is here Dell Inspiron Inspiron/Latitude/Precision fan control the name is i8kan.

Check it out
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12 Oct 2009   #5
Corpsecrank

Win7 64bit Ultimate
 
 

I found a few but none of them ever work quite the way you want and I still can't find a single app that can handle all areas of the system with fan controls bundled. I want to be able to adjust fans and see cpu gpu and more.
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12 Oct 2009   #6
aln688

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jamanderson245 View Post
Is SpeedFan the only application that monitors temps? It functions moderately but the GUI looks outdated and unpolished (to say the least) and really needs some design rework. I wish Lavalys's ( Lavalys - Comprehensive IT Security and Management ) Everest Ultimate would actually combine with speedfan or make their own and do something with the plethora of configuration, and system information it collects.

What would be great is if Microsoft created a system temp monitoring, fan adjusting, and over-temperature alert solution with windows 7 under accessories. I may have to wait for windows 8, because this may be asking too much.
The only three I know of are Hardware Monitor (hmonitor.net), CoreTemp and RealTemp.
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14 Oct 2009   #7
CGA1

Windows 7 64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Corpsecrank View Post
I found a few but none of them ever work quite the way you want and I still can't find a single app that can handle all areas of the system with fan controls bundled. I want to be able to adjust fans and see cpu gpu and more.
That would be a killer app. For now a control freak like me has to put up with two configuration nightmares, Speedfan and Rivatuner. But we can always dream
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