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Windows 7: GPU registering high temps at idle

26 Dec 2012   #11

Win 7 Pro 64-bit 7601

afaik, Catalyst Control Center (or whatever) did cause issues of various kinds, so try uninstalling it and using in its place ATI tray tools you can download from here. (yes it's not from ATI, but it's like RivaTuner for ATI cards)

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