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What should I set my HEAT warning at for 1g.Athlon?

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crazylarry

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Feb 2, 2001
At what temp C should I set the warning at?

At what temp will my chip/board/cards fry up?

thanks
 

Tachyon

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crazylarry (Feb 02, 2001 04:39 p.m.):
At what temp C should I set the warning at?

At what temp will my chip/board/cards fry up?

thanks

#1 - I'd set it at something like 60C
#2 - When you smell smoke it's too hot! (j/k) :)
 

markedmundb

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Does your BIOS support shutdown at a temp? Set it to 60*C. That way it'll definately stop the CPU dying. Set up your monitoring software to 10-5*C less, so it gives a bit of leeway.