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Is there any sort of program out there that can tell you the volt readings from your PSU to give you any hint that your power supply is going south (dying)?
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HWmonitor.

But no programs can read the voltage accurate.
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Originally Posted by i_ame_killer_2 View Post
HWmonitor.

But no programs can read the voltage accurate.
Thanks! What are signs of the PSU going bad by looking at these readings?
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post #4 of 6
How about a voltmeter to be completely accurate? Thier pretty cheap and have many other uses too, if your into that kind of stuff.
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HWmonitor is reading:

ATX +12V-----12.03V
ATX +5V------5.05V
ATX +3.3V-----3.23V
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post #6 of 6
Quote:
Originally Posted by Oblivion77 View Post
HWmonitor is reading:

ATX +12V-----12.03V
ATX +5V------5.05V
ATX +3.3V-----3.23V
Then your PSU is probably OK.
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