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Core 2 Duo Undervolt

Postby Iterator on Fri Jul 10, 2009 11:59 pm

I have an LG E300 laptop with an Intel Core 2 Duo T5750 2.0GHz. The laptop does tend to overheat, especially in Linux.

I was wondering if anyone knows of any programs that can undervolt my processor that works in Mint 7.
I have all the tweaked voltages written down from when I was using RMClock on Windows, but I haven't been able to find a program in Mint.
Even just inputting the voltages into a text file would be fine and loading at startup, but I don't think its that easy.
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Re: Core 2 Duo Undervolt

Postby clhodapp on Sat Jul 11, 2009 12:27 am

If those values can be changed, you should be able to alter them in your BIOS settings before your OS boots.
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Re: Core 2 Duo Undervolt

Postby Iterator on Sat Jul 11, 2009 11:04 am

The BIOS does not have any option to change voltages.
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Re: Core 2 Duo Undervolt

Postby Vidar on Sun Oct 25, 2009 2:13 pm

I have the same laptop and the same problem: laptop tends to heat up. I never noticed it with Vista, so I'm guessing that the power management was better...

Looking for a solutions but haven't found a simple one yet.
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