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I was looking for a good desktop gadget for my GPU's , Yes one that can see both GPU's one that can read the temp's and usage of both GPU's and memory along with speed and all the good stuff . I have come across 2 but they both lack what GPU-Z shows . I know some people would say just use GPU-Z but I really would like a desktop gadget for this . I was wondering if any of you TPU techs could make one that can do this . I am not a tech nor do I know any thing about making apps. , So I ask you is there any one here that can ? If so Thank You ahead of time . I know of only one that could do this W1zzard and ask could you do this ? :respect:
 

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riva could do that?
 
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The thing is I really don't want to install Riva or any thing like that . As it is I have All CPU meter installed with Core temp , I like this one but I was hoping that there was or is one that I would not have to install another program to have it run on start up . So other than having to do all this is there any thing ells ?
 
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Some here: Windows gadgets

Ain't a lot of them out there, it seems...

:)

Edit: Try this one: GPU monitor by Igor
Thank you . I got these they want me to install Everest or Riva and well the other one doesn't let you see crossfire or re-size it . I think some one here that is tech minded could do a way better job . I sure hope so . :respect:

Ok now we are getting some were You edited and I got this one seems better . Thank you .
 
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msi asfterburner does it too
 

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msi asfterburner does it too
Does what ?

GPU monitor is ok but it doesn't show crossfire nor does it show memory usage ( Even when I have it checked to do so. ) SO there are still things that need to be done to get it right . Like showing this stuff .
 

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msi afterburner can be installed in place of riva to set your own fan profiles etc,but i use it for showing the gpu temp down by the clock and with the pcb/memory/ambient temps monitors enabled in afterburner,you can use GPU monitor gadget to view the rest of the temps
 

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msi afterburner can be installed in place of riva to set your own fan profiles etc,but i use it for showing the gpu temp down by the clock and with the pcb/memory/ambient temps monitors enabled in afterburner,you can use GPU monitor gadget to view the rest of the temps
Well I have CCC to set my fan speeds and I really don't like to mess with all them secondary programs to do this . I have had little to no success with MSI and the others . I just wished some one would make a good gadget to go with the GPU .
 
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yes thats agreed a good gadget that covers all temps without needing multiple programs running would be very sensible!
 

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yes thats agreed a good gadget that covers all temps without needing multiple programs running would be very sensible!
yes and one that can "SEE" all your cards too . Man I wished I knew how to do things like this !
 
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Trickson,

Igor has updated some of his desktop gadgets:Download Softpedia GPU Monitor 4.4 or at Majorgeeks GPU Monitor 4.4

GPU Monitor lets you monitor the most recent stats of your NVIDIA or AMD/ATI Desktop Graphic Card.
It does not require any 3rd party applications.
Just the latest full feature driver from your given graphic card vendor is needed.
Resizable! Save settings to file. (File will be created - Path: %APPDATA% Filename: gadgetname_Settings.ini).
Two modes.
Color changeable for all gadget's elements, include background.

Version: 4.4
Last updated: 04/27/2011
File size: 568 199 b
Price: Free
Support operating system: Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008

:)
 
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Good thread, thanks.
 
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Poor GPU Observer Function

Hi, I've downloaded/installed the GPU observer but all it shows are Core Temp and PCB temp. The fan speeed is shown as -1 and the GPU stays at 0%. In the tech profile I forgot to say that I do have W 7 SP1. The fan is what came in the GTX260. If anyone out there has ideas on this I'd sure like to hear them. My sidebar is pretty well filled vertically so I can't really go much larger.
 
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Hello, Igor has updated a couple of his gadgets, again.
And, there are a few of them.
Get them here at his web page: My Favorite Gadgets

System Monitor II is at version 11.
Network Monitor II is at 10.1

And, GPU Monitor is at 4.7

:)
 
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AIDA64 one? or maybe rainmeter