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How do sensors-indicator colors work?

I have been using lm-sensors for a while now, and decided to try sensors-indicator not to enter the command manually on Terminal each time I want to take a quick look at my laptop's temperature. My ...
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My fan is not working, no active cooling system

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop and my fan is not working(with Ubuntu 12.04 and Ubuntu 13.10 it was the same). Short summary of my system Quanta TWH motherboard, Intel® Core™ i7-2630QM ...
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How to disable “acpitz-virtual-0” bugged sensor?

When running "sensors", the acpitz-virtual-0 devices is always the same: shin@shin:~$ sensors acpitz-virtual-0 Adapter: Virtual device temp1: +27.8°C (crit = +105.0°C) temp2: +29.8°C ...
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Temperature Warnings

Is there a way to set an alarm or something for when my Ubuntu computer is about to overheat? My computer has some temperature issues, so when it's about to overheat I'd like to turn on an external ...
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How do I control my fan speed?

I installed Ubuntu 13.10 and the fans are quite loud. I followed the instructions on this forum link and configured lm-sensors then attempted to configure fancontrol. I ran lm-sensors as sudo, it ...
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Problem with thermal monitoring in Ubuntu 12.04

I have an issue with the thermal monitoring in Ubuntu 12.04: I think the OS mapped a negative temperature (-1°, it was actually pretty cold) to 255° and the system refused to boot. The message was ...
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Ubuntu SDK x86 tablets access sensors

It seeems to be possible to install Ubuntu on x86 tablets. But how about the Ubuntu SDK? Is it possible to create x86 apps that work with all tablet sensors?
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Fixing DSDT Tables for Satellite A200 2BH

Ubuntu 12.04 here, trying to follow this tutorial (in French, sorry about it but the code should speak for itself) to get sensors to work on a Satellite A200 2BH. First of all, I can't sudo cat ...
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'sensors' command from lm-sensors keeps reporting the same temperature

I've got a small cluster running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on all of the nodes. I recently set up ganglia to monitor the cluster, and it's working beautifully except for one issue. I wanted to add a CPU ...
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How can I get System Monitor Indicator to display temperature?

System Monitor Indicator comes with options to display CPU load, memory usage, and other system stats, but currently does not include an option to display temperature (of the CPU, HDD, SSD, GPU, ...
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How to enable Optical Fingerprint sensor on HP Probook 4540s?

I have an HP Probook 4540s and want to enable Optical Fingerprint sensor on it. How does one enable it in Ubuntu?
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Hdd temp is not showing in Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy

I have installed the latest hddtemp 0.3-beta15.52 and lm-sensors 1:3.3.3 everything was fine in 13.04 Raring, but after upgrade hdd temp isn't showing. I'm using Hardware sensors indicator. I've tried ...
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Loud fan: Tried many ways, but can't handle it

hope you can help me, quite frustrating... I used Windows 7 and had no problems with my fans at all. Using Linux in the university I decided to use it at home, too. When you boot your Computer, your ...
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how to use iio on surface pro to access sensor data in Ubuntu 13.04

I have Ubuntu 13.04 running on a Surface Pro. One of the usb device (ID 045e:0794) has registered a number of hid sensor devices: HID-SENSOR-200041.0: Light: Ambient Light HID-SENSOR-200062.0: ...
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sensors-detect didn't detect CPU sensor

I'm trying to get my sensors to work as per the how to, but nothing shows. The 500 lines of my results of running sensors-detect and lshw and so forth are here: http://paste.ubuntu.com/5993742/ I'm ...
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Get sensor values Ubuntu Touch

I'm new to Ubuntu applications and I'm trying to make an application for Ubuntu Touch that reads the values from the sensors (Accelerometer, Gyroscope,...) but I don't know where to begin. Which ...
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Thinkpad T430u fan stuck at 0 RPM

this is a duplicate of this post, if you have time please have a look there as well. I've been noticing lag spikes in my games after I've been playing for a while away from my cooling pad. After I ...
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sensors acpitz-virtual-0 temp3 after standby at 100.0°C

"sensors" will report 100.0°C on acpitz temp3 after standby mode. This temperature does not change any more. All other temperatures of acpitz module (and coretemp) will show suitable values and will ...
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Difference between core temp and cpu temp

I installed a sensor reporting utility on my Ubuntu machine (a desktop machine) and it reports drastically different temperatures for the ACPI CPU reading and the ISA Core 0/Core 1 reading. The ACPI ...
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HP Probook 4510s Overheating Issue

I have an HP Probook 4510s running Ubuntu 12.10 with open source Radeon drivers also I keep my computer clean and dust free. The following output of the sensors command is worrying me. ...
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Controller for pwmconfig

Are there 3-pin fan controllers, that work with pwmconfig, which are connected to e.g. USB or Serial port? I would like to control the speed of 3-pin fans. My mainboard sensors/controllers are not ...
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How to update sensors info

I have an ASrock 880GM-LE FX motherboard with an AMD 8350 cpu. I set up sensors by saying Y to everything and now when I run sensors I get w83627dhg-isa-0290 Adapter: ISA adapter Vcore: +0.91 ...
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Manually turn on CPU fan

My BIOS controls my fan speeds, and I want to keep it that way. I have a machine in my basement where it's normally pretty cool, and as long as the machine isn't under high load the fans don't need to ...
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How to detect processor correct temperature in conky

I am using conky&conkyforecast to have a nice widget containing some system information and weather data. But I can see that the temperature that conky shows is different than the one I get ...
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Get ThinkPad orientation

On Windows, screen orientation of my ThinkPad W520 can automatically change if I rotate the computer to hold it like a book. Is it possible to detect computer orientation on Linux?
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Correct sensor location to use for Temperature Monitor in lxpanel?

The Temperature Monitor in lxpanel (I'm using Lubuntu 12.10) is automatically detecting one of my sensors but I would like to give it an alternate one. Here is the output of sensors: Adapter: ...
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lm-sensors shows only 1 core temp

On intel atom machine, is this perfectly normal? I thought I'd see 2 core temps - Core 0 and Core 1 $ sensors acpitz-virtual-0 Adapter: Virtual device temp1: +68.0°C (crit = +99.0°C) ...
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How to run sunspots?

I am trying to use SUN Spots with Ubuntu, but for some reason the SUN Spot Manager app is not seeing connected spot on USB port. Possibility that cdc_acm driver is not installed has been mentioned ...
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Hardinfo doesn't display anything in the “Sensors” section

Is there a way to make Hardinfo to display results on "Sensors" section?Currently as much long I wait it doesn't display anything.I have installed lm-sensors if that matters,but still nothing.
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Ubuntu 12.04 and KDE, graphical temperature monitor for GPU

I have ubuntu 12.04 and KDE. I already installed "lm-sensors", "hardware sensors indicator" and "Psensors" but none works well for me. I also know a couple of commands to find gpu temperature on ...
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How to monitor laptop temperature? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get the CPU temperature? No ACPI support for my PC, what can I do? After installing lm-sensors and runing sudo sensors-detect i got the message: Sorry, no ...
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Validity Fingerprint Sensor not detected

I have a VFS471 Validity Fingerprint driver that is not detected in my HP Probook 4530s. Can someone help?
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How can I find out what drivers are built into my kernel?

sensors-detect tells me: To load everything that is needed, add this to /etc/modules: # Chip drivers coretemp w83627ehf If you have some drivers built into your kernel, the list above will ...
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“sensors” showing temps like 127°C

When I run "sensors" from terminal one of the readings is really really high: radeon-pci-0200 Adapter: PCI adapter temp1: +127.5°C Obviously it's for the Graphics card but I doubt it's so ...
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What the different hardware temperatures listed in psensor, sensor viewer etc reffer to?

I have installed psensor and see a list of temperatures, but listed as ”Temperature 1”, 2, 3 etc . I can only guess where the processor is: but who's who for sure? The same question stands for ...
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Gigabyte motherboard GA-EP45-UD3L cputemp and fan speed sensors not working

For example, the system monitor add-on for cairo-dock shows 0 degrees and 0 rpm (although it does show the GPU temp on my video card). ...using Ubuntu Unity 12.04
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lm-sensors reports incorrect chassis fan speed on ASUS M5A78L/USB3 in 12.04LTS

I recently built a machine based on the ASUS M5A78L/USB3 motherboard and installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on it. Most of the system sensors were automatically detected and work correctly. However, when I ...
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PSensors don't detect all sensors

On windows I can see my CPU sensor, but in Ubuntu, using PSensor, I can't see CPU sensor. It detects GPU sensor (which I don't have) and it detects CPU usage. Is there any other tool which can detect ...
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what software packages required to write applet to add to unity panel/bar

I was recently frustrated to find that I could not add the gnome "sensors-applet" to the unity bar/panel along the top of the desktop. Assuming somebody (like me perhaps) wanted to modify an applet ...
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How do I install the GNOME sensors-applet package in Unity?

I want to install sensors-applet onto my Ubuntu 12.04 computer. The instructions on this (and other) webpages says to enter this command in a command terminal: sudo apt-get install sensors-applet ...
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Can't detect GPU ATI temperature sensor

I've an ATi Mobility HD4650 and I'd like to detect its sensor. I've installed lm-sensors, xsensors and the Hardware Sensors Indicator, but I can't find my GPU sensor. Here are some screenshots: ...
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interpreting Sensors command line output

I need some help in interpreting the output of sensors command : acpitz-virtual-0 Adapter: Virtual device temp1: +56.0°C (crit = +128.0°C) temp2: +67.0°C (crit = +128.0°C) temp3: ...
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How to add a temperature indicator to the panel?

I have installed the sensors-applet using the terminal line: sudo apt-get install sensors-applet. but there is no applet in the list of applets when I right-click on the gnome-panel. I am using ...
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Psensor only shows HDD and CPU usage, not temperature

Okay I have psensor installed, I installed lm-sensor and some other related packages, I ran sensors-detect and didn't come up with anything. It is only showing my HDDs, and my CPU usage not ...
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sensors reporting incorrect temperatures

When I run sensors I get the following output: nouveau-pci-0068 Adapter: PCI adapter temp1: +6618.0°C (high = +100.0°C, crit = +110.0°C) atk0110-acpi-0 Adapter: ACPI interface Vcore Voltage: ...
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how do I add an indicator to display lm-sensors information?

I want to be able to see how hot my system is from the indicator menu, kind of like speedfan does it on windows. I remember doing this some time ago in ubuntu, but can't figure it out now. Using ...
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Is there a Temparature monitor application for Ubuntu 11.10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to get sensor readings for recent hardware? On Windows 7 I have got Asus Probe, which came with my ASUS P5QPL-AM Motherboard Drivers DVD. It monitors disk speed, fan ...
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How do I configure the touchpad so that the cursor doesn't move when I click?

Just installed 12.04 LTS and I experience some problems with my touchpad. Everytime I tap/double tap, the cursor is moving around (not static as should be). For example if I want to close a window, I ...
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Synaptics Touchpad - cursor moves around when just 'tapped' after Ubuntu 12.04 upgrade

After upgrading to version 12.04 LTS I experience some problems with my touchpad. Everytime I tap on the touch the cursor is moving around (for example if I want to close a window, I click on "x" ...
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Monitoring system temperatures

I would like to know if there's an indicator app that can show the system temperatures (CPU, MB, HDD, etc.). I do have lm-sensors and hddtemp installed so that's no problem, I just need to find a good ...