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NameArgus Monitor
Created byArgotronic UG
DeveloperArgotronic UG
TypeSystem temperature and HDD (hard disk drive) health monitor
LicenseShareware

Argus Monitor is a software for monitoring temperatures and status of several system components, e.g. CPU temperature, GPU temperature and HDD temperature. All temperatures are displayed numerically as well as graphically. Additionally, the status of the hard disk drive will be monitored by constantly checking the so-called critical SMART attributes. If one attribute decreases, the user is displayed an information (optionally), informing him of decreased HDD health. If one of the SMART attributes reaches its specified threshold, the user gets a warning that a hardware failure is imminent. Currently, Argus Monitor supports hard disk drives attached to SATA, (P)ATA, eSATA ports and is also one of the very few programs that is able to read S.M.A.R.T. information off of disk drives attached using USB external drive enclosures. Furthermore, Argus Monitor is able to access individual hard drives that are part of a RAID set. Argus Monitor also measures the CPU core frequency—and graphs it separately for each core --, making it possible to verify if the energy management is underclocking the CPU cores if they are in idle state or the new "Turbo Boost" mode of Intel Core i5/i7 processors is working correctly.

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Icon statusVisible
Icon settingAlways shown
Executable fileC:\Program Files\ArgusMonitor\ArgusMonitor.exe
Version2.5.3.1495
Parent processC:\Windows\explorer.exe
Can be uninstalledYes
AutorunStarted form registry
KeyHKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
ValueArgus Monitor
EncryptedYes
Size on disk2.2 Mb
Minimum recorded memory usage8.4 Mb
Average recorded memory usage20.8 Mb
Maximum recorded memory usage21.1 Mb
Date when maximum memory usage occured11/20/2012 02:35:25 Þ.Ù
Minimum recorded CPU usage0%
Average recorded CPU usage0%
Maximum recorded CPU usage100%
Date when maximum CPU usage occured11/15/2012 02:57:22 Þ.Ù
Started at11/20/2012 01:24:54 È.Ù
Total CPU time 3 seconds
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