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Windows has a hundred things I'll never use, but why doesn't it come with it's own detailed hardware monitoring? Wouldn't that be really handy? Couldn't they do that through updates?
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Originally Posted by dogbiscuit View Post

Windows has a hundred things I'll never use, but why doesn't it come with it's own detailed hardware monitoring? Wouldn't that be really handy? Couldn't they do that through updates?

Because theres lots of softwares out there that can do it, and the average consumer does not care about how their hardware is doing lol.
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Durka.

But there's lots of software for lots of things - doesn't stop MS putting their own version out.

Maybe they know temperature read outs are always a little bit innacurate and don't want it for that reason?

It would be nice just to have a little read out in the task bar, though.
Edited by dogbiscuit - 5/2/12 at 6:23am
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