CPU temp

  Kuya 20:28 16 Jan 2008
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How do you check the CPU temp?

  Technotiger 20:32 16 Jan 2008

Download and install (Free) PC Wizard 2008 - this will tell you all about your PC, including CPU Temp.

click here

  skidzy 20:32 16 Jan 2008

In the bios or download a motherboard monitor such as
click here

  Kuya 20:42 16 Jan 2008

How do you check it in the bios?

  skidzy 20:49 16 Jan 2008

Depending on your mobo,tapping F2 or maybe the delete key on startup.
Consult the manual if you have it.

  skidzy 20:55 16 Jan 2008

Bingo !!! I think.

Using PC Wizard may have told me the problem.

CPU Processor throttling is at 79oC
CPU Processor shut down is 82oC

So must be due to shut down,just going to run something and it should shut down !!!


Can anyone confirm if this model lappy actually has a type of heatsink fan or is it the psu fan i can hear ??

  skidzy 21:03 16 Jan 2008

Aint it typical,im trying to force a shut down by running this and that...it wont shut down now Lol.

  skidzy 21:13 16 Jan 2008

Ok guys cheers for the advice,going to strip it down and have a look into the cooling of the machine as im pretty confident it is overheating.

Thanks again all, will let you know how i get along,but for now i will tick this.


And yes it did shut down eventually....Lol

  skidzy 21:15 16 Jan 2008

Sorry mate been posting in the wrong place..never done this before...so sorry mate,just not concentrating properly.

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