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User currently offlineEGFFbmi From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (12 years 3 months 3 weeks 5 days 3 hours ago) and read 2159 times:

Is there any program I can use to take the temperature of my graphics card?



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User currently offlinePhotopilot From Canada, joined Jul 2002, 3164 posts, RR: 15
Reply 1, posted (12 years 3 months 3 weeks 5 days 2 hours ago) and read 2138 times:

NO. Temperature cannot be measured by software alone. There must be a physical measuring device, either electrical or mechanical.

Try a thermometer.

User currently offlineGordonsmall From UK - Scotland, joined Jun 2001, 2236 posts, RR: 20
Reply 2, posted (12 years 3 months 3 weeks 5 days 1 hour ago) and read 2127 times:

Well, it depends.

If your graphics card has a built in thermocouple (as many of them do) then yes, it is possible to measure the temperature using software, just as you can measure the temp of your CPU, Motherboard etc - do a search on the net to find out if your card has the hardware required and software available to do this.

The ATI Radeon in one of my work PC's has a built in thermocouple, and I got a utility program along with it to query it's temperature. I can also query it by probing the hardware directly through some code.


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User currently offlineEGFFbmi From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (12 years 3 months 3 weeks 5 days ago) and read 2113 times:

I have an ATI card.. can you give me a link or the name of the utility you use..




User currently offlineStartvalve From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (12 years 3 months 3 weeks 4 days 22 hours ago) and read 2089 times:

If your card is so equipped you most likely have the software on the CD that came with the card.

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