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ok i have a question ive got speed fan and have used mbm but have never been able to figure out which sensor is for the northbridge, how can you tell which temp reading it is
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ok i have a question ive got speed fan and have used mbm but have never been able to figure out which sensor is for the northbridge, how can you tell which temp reading it is
Umm, it depends, you have to kinda know your system, do you use Asus Probe II?

Take a screenshot of your speedfan w/ all the temperatures enabled.
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here it is and yes i usually jsut use asus probe II
the first one im sure is the cpu and the second is the one they allways call mobo (i guess thats ambient)
i dont know about the third and the last, the 2 that are at 126c i assume are not being used (or something is really frying )
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Yea...

Temp1 // CPU
Temp2 // Mobo
Temp3 // Northbridge (I'm pretty sure)
Temp(ukn) // Nothing
Temp(ukn) // Nothing
Temp1 // HDD, or PSU (if you have one that detects temp) other than that. idk.
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ok i uploaded some config from there website (just figured that out ) but everyone was calling it something different but the first was allways cpu, the last was usually psu,the second was either mobo or northbridge-it is watercooled but it only changes by 1c
the third was either northbridge or mosfets- i am thinking mosfets or atleast i hope so anyways because those get up to like 80 to 90c sometimes and if my nb was doing that then i would be a little worried
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post #6 of 7
well. raise your northbridge's voltage and see which temps change.
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Use Everest for the easiest way to figure out which temps are which. Then compare the 2 screens (everest,speedfan)
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