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How to get the HDD Temperature?

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#1 ·  Posted (edited)

Hi

How do I get the harddisk drive's temperature?

Edited by Zohar

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#3 ·  Posted (edited)

You'll need to either get a 3rd party program that does it and interface with that, or find a driver specific to your chipset. It's not something that Windows monitors right off the bat. (Hard Drive temperature. CPU temp is monitorable.)

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Hey, cool. Hadn't encountered that one before, and thought I'd researched fairly thoroughly. Thanks for the link, BrettF!

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Hi

Thank you!

CrhisL: looks cool, but it seems that the S.M.A.R.T. option requires an additional program..

on the other hand BrettF's method will not need an additional program.

BrettF: any chance you got that code in AutoIt?

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Hi

Thank you!

CrhisL: looks cool, but it seems that the S.M.A.R.T. option requires an additional program..

on the other hand BrettF's method will not need an additional program.

BrettF: any chance you got that code in AutoIt?

You didn't read all the pages like I told you, later on in the topic it uses WMI to get the smart data, no external tools required :)

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oh..

I will go now =)

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I went over the code,

and I must admit,

It is not easy to isolate the part that I need..

Is there a chance anyone has done it, and can paste it here?

I just need to check the HDD temperture,

and I will do it every several minutes(automatically), so I can Alert in case the temp exceeds a defined threshold.

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