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Just downloaded Realtemp, and it gives me an error. It says "Driver not loaded, Try running as Administrator. I am administrator...
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post #12 of 19
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Just downloaded Realtemp, and it gives me an error. It says "Driver not loaded, Try running as Administrator. I am administrator...
did you try right clicking on it then click 'run as administrator' ?

EDIT... i dont think it works with Vista 64bit yet
Edited by wiggy2k7 - 6/21/08 at 4:05pm
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post #13 of 19
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It is usually easy to update, the hard part is you need to boot to a floppy or USB stick.
Put the bios on the floppy or USB and hit the bios recovery option while you boot. It took 10 seconds for mine.
You could also use Gigabyte's @Bios to flash BIOS from within your OS. Although, I would recommend making sure your system is completely stable before doing that (or put you CPU back to stock).
post #14 of 19
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Thanks for the RT, i got it running via the "Run as admin" thing. It does work with Vista 64.

It shows core 0 running at 22C and core 1 running at 30. Sounds more accurate than 40 and 45.

I'lll look into the BIOS thing.
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Yea updating BIOS is really good to do. On my secondary rig i was getting high temps around 58-60 degrees. After a BIOS flash, i guess they updated something with the sensors and my temps were down to like 30 which was normal.
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If i update the BIOS, i won't lose any important stuff, will i? I won't have to reformat?
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If i update the BIOS, i won't lose any important stuff, will i? I won't have to reformat?
Updating the BIOS will set everything back to stock. You won't have to reformat.
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Alright.
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did you try right clicking on it then click 'run as administrator' ?

EDIT... i dont think it works with Vista 64bit yet
I have Vista Home Premium 64 bit, and realtemp 2.6 works fine.
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