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  • Date Added:
    Jul. 18, 2011
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    Free to try (30-day trial); $17.95 to buy (Buy it now)
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Editors' Review


If you think Front Side Bus is where the driver sits, then this CPU diagnostic tool isn't for you. CPUCool's convoluted and confusing interface greatly hinders an otherwise useful program. The primary graph is difficult to read. The tool's Help file is difficult to browse, and poorly written. If you're not familiar with CPU temperature issues, motherboards, and clock speeds, this tool does almost nothing to further your understanding.

CPUCool is primarily a temperature gauge for your system. A big problem is that the program fails to inform users exactly what items are being measured. While the Help file follows the program's menu, very little information is given for most items. It's a shame because many of the functions are useful for users who have overextended their systems. This tool even helps change CPU speed for those confident enough to follow the very brief prompts. There are also some helpful functions to display SDRAM EEPROM contents, save select debug information, and easily set system shutdown keyboard combinations.

It performs well as a simple temperature monitor and includes some useful tools, but the poor documentation will scare away many potential users. If you already have the knowledge to use the information CPU displays, then it's worth giving the demo a shot.

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2 stars

"still evaluating this program"

November 02, 2011  |  By jwith54

 |  Version: CPUCool 8.0.13


does register in the computer BUT...


it does not see my FANS or ajust there speed, in fact it turn off the cooling fan, an i have to remove it from my cimputer


try it to see if it works on you computer BUT BEWARE it might mess things up, i have to remove it from my PC and the cooling fan returned to normal, OVER HEATING IS THE MAIN PROBLEM FOR LAPTOPS
beside Virus, and HP computer laptop overheated and burned down a house

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Full Specifications

What's new in version 8.0.13
new chipsets added, X64 support
Publisher Podien
Publisher web site http://www.podien.de/
Release Date June 13, 2011
Date Added July 18, 2011
Version 8.0.13
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Diagnostic Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 3.66MB
Total Downloads 239,064
Downloads Last Week 44
License Model Free to try
Limitations 30-day trial
Price $17.95

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