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Hi...i am a new user here. I want to know is there a proper way to install this via the installer. I tried installing it over my existing FakeSMC kexts and it didnt reboot after the install. Booting into windows and replacing the old kexts allowed me to boot again.

 

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My SSD drive has a temperature sensor that is not being recognized in macOS but it is recognized in Windows 10 with the app Speedfan.  Any idea how to pick up the temperature sensor for the SSD in HWMonitor?  The SSD runs much cooler in Windows than macOS and I think it is due to the fact that its temperature is not being detected.  Thanks. 

 

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The version 6.16.1372 of HWSensors automatically detach from menu bar if I put my videos in Full Screen.

 

Annoying...

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19 minutes ago, Amble said:

 

I'm using HWmonitor and FakeSMC from the above dmg, FakeSMC is in S/L/E. I'm seeing GPU temperature but not frequency. Any idea what might be the problem?

 

RX560 and Gigabyte GA-Z270N-WIFI

According to this commit, RX560 is one of supported cards. Just not sure what monitoring features are supported though. You may consider using Slice's FakeSMC instead?

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45 minutes ago, Badruzeus said:

According to this commit, RX560 is one of supported cards. Just not sure what monitoring features are supported though. You may consider using Slice's FakeSMC instead?

 

Thanks for that, didn't know Slice had forked this. :)

 

Same problem though, only GPU temperature but no frequency. Anyone know if I should see the frequency on RX 560 ITX?

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1 hour ago, Amble said:

 

Thanks for that, didn't know Slice had forked this. :)

 

Same problem though, only GPU temperature but no frequency. Anyone know if I should see the frequency on RX 560 ITX?

Add this to the Terminal window, but note that it's static, if you want to see the frequencies at full load, run it again.

 

ioreg -l |grep \"PerformanceStatistics\" | tr ',' '\n'|grep 'Clock'

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18 hours ago, wern apfel said:

Add this to the Terminal window, but note that it's static, if you want to see the frequencies at full load, run it again.

 

ioreg -l |grep \"PerformanceStatistics\" | tr ',' '\n'|grep 'Clock'

 

That doesn't do anything :/

 

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43 minutes ago, Amble said:

ioreg -l |grep \"PerformanceStatistics\" | tr ',' '\n'|grep 'Clock'

 

44 minutes ago, Amble said:

 

That doesn't do anything :/

 

It does not work if you just copy and paste it, here it's as code.

ioreg -l |grep \"PerformanceStatistics\" | tr ',' '\n'|grep 'Clock'

 

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Is Kozlek still developing this? RX 560 still doesn't work, so not all RX GPU's are supported. Sensors do work as I can see GPU temperature on Heaven, but it doesn't work on HWMonitor.

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