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    Joulemeter: How Much Power Does Your PC Consume?

    I tried installing this on my Windows 7 laptop [which is a bit flaky at the moment and so might not be a fair test for this bit of software]

    If I can get it going perhaps Edugeek members would like to enter their power consumption into a survey of some kind?

    Link: Joulemeter - Microsoft Research

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    Installed and worked no problem average is displaying 26 watts

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    calibrate fails here but it runs win7 pro x64

    fyi running about 125w

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    fyi running about 125w
    I guess you are on a PC, I'm on a laptop.

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    It comes as an msi, wonder if there's a way of rolling it out via gpo and tracking power usage across the school!?

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    good start, failed to start the service, rolled back. Tried to reinstall and the service exists, which it does..... but the program doesn't.... It is Alpha relase I suppose!

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsnetman View Post
    I guess you are on a PC, I'm on a laptop.
    yup and it thinks the monitor is about 50w

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    use ubuntu so doesnt kind of work!

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    Quote Originally Posted by glennda View Post
    use ubuntu so doesnt kind of work!
    There's always one

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    Hitting around 38W here for my laptop, but it doesn't seem to take the second monitor into account.
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