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I have an intel iMac that I think is overheating. Is there a program that I can run in OS X that will give me the readings of the built in temperature sensors?

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Will allow you to monitor temperature and usage

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Check out iStat Nano or iStat Pro from iSlayer

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Try Temperature Monitor

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