09-10-2008 09:01 PM
I looked around the forum for info about temp monitoring programs but found
nothing specific to the T-42.
Do any of you know of a good, stable program to monitor my CPU and maybe
the GPU too? Something simple for a simple minded guy!
I never hear my fan speed up or down and I'm wondering if the CPU is getting
09-10-2008 09:15 PM
ThinkPad Fan Control and Notebook Hardware Control are utilities that you might find interesting. Both can be downloaded from here:
If you want something really basic and simple, try mobmeter :
None of these are "T42 specific" but all work well with T42.
Hope this helps.
09-13-2008 05:17 PM
Thanks for the quick reply.
I downloaded TPFan Control and tried it out. It works pretty darn good after
I fiddled with it for awhile. The temps it initially reported were about 10 degrees
high but I figured out how to compensate for that.
I chose to run it in manual mood to keep it simple and maintain control over
the program. Less things running in the background is always better.
I still don't understand how to get it to show the temps in Fahrenheit instead of
09-13-2008 09:37 PM