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Found out what the problem was. I had hibernated the pc earlier and booted from that.
Now Ive restarted it properly and windows has recognized the changed settings and everything's fine. Kinda embarrassing but had clear it out for the forum.
@mm67 I hadn't paid attention the first time and didnt notice that there are two places where power consumption is listed in HWmoniter
CPU:42W(mobo dropdown)
Processor:114W(under "intel i7 920..." dropdown).
Whats the difference between the two? And it was running Prime 95.
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Originally Posted by B-Con;12597449 
It must have something to do with either the way your motherboard is reporting these values, the sensors on your motherboard, a compatibility issue with the program, or just a fault in the program itself.

The stock 920 has a power consumption of around 135W.

Mine constantly shows 147.34W.

Software programs are really the least accurate way to measure voltages and power. It's best to use a meter.

@ mm67 - I highly doubt your hard drives are at near freezing temperatures. smile.gif
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Hahaha I guess you're right and Im guessing a multimeter wont do?
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Originally Posted by B-Con;12597449 
@ mm67 - I highly doubt your hard drives are at near freezing temperatures. smile.gif
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I currently have 3 SSD drives and out those a Kingston SNV425 is the only one that correctly reports temperatures, these Sandforce controller drives always show temps like 0 C or 1 C.
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