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Or other sensor values.

An iMac has also an Ambient Temperature Sensor for example. (what sensor is what?)

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There are several applications

Power-Gadget indicator

Download the latest DEB from the official downloadpage and install it manually.

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PSensor

Psensor is avaible via elementary OS' repositories, to install it open a terminal session and run the following command:

sudo apt-get install psensor

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Sensors indicator

Add the following PPA to your sources or download the DEB and install it manually:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:alexmurray/indicator-sensors
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install indicator-sensors

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Syspeek indicator

Add the following PPA to your sources or download the DEB and install it manually:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install syspeek

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indicator-cpufreq

indicator-cpufreq is avaible via elementary OS' repositories, to install it open a terminal session and run the following command:

sudo apt-get install indicator-cpufreq

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You can find a list with sensor codes here


Don't forget to install the elementary+ icon theme to get all the indicator icons that resemble elementary OS' style.

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  • is one of them able to display one or multiple values, like "75°C" in Wingpanel? i tried PSensor and it doesn't. i.imgur.com/TDHpRSV.png – davidak Jul 20 '15 at 14:12
  • @davidak try Sensors indicator – Rafael Jul 20 '15 at 14:13
  • @davidak and don't forget to install the elementary+ icon theme – Rafael Jul 20 '15 at 14:22
  • i can only display one value but that is ok. i.imgur.com/xP3Jlkc.png thanks! – davidak Jul 20 '15 at 14:34

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