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Rainmeter skin editing change readings from speedfan to coretemp

post #1 of 5
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As the title states, I need help editing a rainmeter skin. I found one I'd love to use but for cpu/core temp reading it uses speedfan which isn't compatible with my cpu.
I'd like to make the skin pull information from coretemp.
I am hoping some one knows how I might accomplish this.
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post #2 of 5
By using the coretemp plugin, you can retrieve CPU info.

Link to plugin definitions and sample skin

more:
Another example using coretemp

And one more used in enigma skin
Edited by gymenii - 4/10/12 at 12:36am
post #3 of 5
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Thank you very much. I think with that I can figure it out. I changed one core and now have it showing temp. thumb.gif
Just got to figure out exactly how the skin is done to get all the core reading correctly.
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post #4 of 5
Added some more links above. It's pretty easy once you get the hang of it.

Another good resource - rainmeter guide by darren9 on OCN thumb.gif
Edited by gymenii - 4/10/12 at 12:44am
post #5 of 5
The CoreTempQ4 skin directly interfaces with the CoreTemp app and works great.

http://customize.org/rainmeter/skins/85226
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