How to Display Current CPU Temperature on Windows Desktop

The CPU as we know is the “core” of the pc, it gets used a lot by other components and for this reason it may be overused, or hot. You can easily check the performance of it from your desktop with a software called Hardware Monitor so let’s do it.

1. First download and Unzip Hardware Monitor.

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2. Then run OpenHardwareMonitor.exe.

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3. After its opened under the CPU right click on all the cores you have available and click on Show in gadget.

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4. Then go to View tab and click on Show gadgets.

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Now when you minimize the program you should see a gadget on your desktop which you can move around.

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