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Windows 7: SpeedFan

19 Jul 2011   #1
mjf

Windows 7x64 Home Premium SP1
 
 
SpeedFan

I was thinking of using SpeedFan but it doesn't appear in the free programs list.
Does anyone know of a problem with this program.
(Well known for system temperature monitoring)


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19 Jul 2011   #2
FredeGail

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate: x64 (SP1)
 
 

The only problem I experienced, is when I run it, it makes some small vertical lines in the background because it's monitoring your temperature.

This is why I recommend Everest. Even though it's not free.

Best Regards,
FredeGail
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19 Jul 2011   #3
pbcopter

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

I've used Speedfan for years for fan speed control and temp monitoring with no problems at all.
Sometimes it takes a bit of investigating to determine what temps are what.

I mostly use Aida64 (replacement for Everest) for monitoring now but it is not free. A great program though.
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19 Jul 2011   #4
SlasherIT

Ubuntu 12.10
 
 

Personally I use either Speccy or HWMonitor, both free and do the job nicely.
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19 Jul 2011   #5
mjf

Windows 7x64 Home Premium SP1
 
 

I get temperature readouts from the ASUS Motherboard tool and programs like SIW. The outputs can be a bit misleading so I wanted a better understanding and monitoring tool.
ie. I want a handle on T(junction), T(case), T(CPU) and some confidence that the tool is measuring these parameters.
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