Tunabelly Software

Temperature Gauge Update

Update your Mac App Store version for free.
Please note, this does not apply to TG Pro.
This is only for the regular Temperature Gauge from the Mac App Store.
The Mac App Store version must be installed before running 4.7.6
If you need to download it again (for free) or would like to buy it, click here.
IMPORTANT: If you're having trouble running this update and you get an alert saying that it can't find the App Store verison, please try the following steps:
  • Remove all versions of TG and trash them.
  • Restart your Mac.
  • Download TG 4.1 from the Mac App Store and run it once. Make sure it’s in the Applications folder.
  • Run TG 4.7.6
  • After the TG 4.7.6 has succesfully opened, you can safely move TG 4.1 to the trash.

What's New in 4.7.6 (Feb 10, 2016)

  • [New] Updated Sparkle framework to 1.14.0 to resolve potential security risk (see article on Arstechnica for more info).
  • [New] Using HTTPS for updates to futher improve security.
  • [New] Added support for 2015 MacBookPro 15" without the AMD Radeon GPU.
  • [Fixed] Potential crash on startup.

What's New in 4.7.5 (Dec 2, 2015)

  • [Fixed] Improved compatibility with the Radeon GPU in 2015 MacBook Pro models.

What's New in 4.7.4 (Nov 14, 2015)

  • [Fixed] Improved handling of expired Mac App Store certificate (Apple allowed it to expire on Nov 11, 2015).
  • [Fixed] Issue checking for updates when running on 10.11 El Capitan.

What's New in 4.7.3 (Sept 30, 2015)

  • [New] Improved compatibility with El Capitan (10.11), including when installing future updates.

What's New in 4.7.2 (Aug 19, 2015)

  • [New] Improved and more accurate naming of temperature sensors.
  • [New] Improved numbering when there are multiple temperature sensors of the same kind.
  • [New] Improved support for MacBookPro11,5 models (2015 MacBook Pro 15")
  • [New] Mac Pro relative (prochot) CPU sensors are now in a separate area and not included in temperature averages.
  • [Fixed] Issue that was causing custom support for the 2013 MacPro models to not work.
  • [Fixed] Issue where it was possible to get a notification for an abnormally hot Intel Iris Pro sensor.

What's New in 4.7.1 (Jun 12, 2015)

  • [Fixed] Potential issue where temperaures would not update properly.

What's New in 4.7.0 (Jun 7, 2015)

  • [New] Support for 2015 MacBook Pros.
  • [Fixed] Potential crash while logging.
  • [Updated] Many new temperature sensors + better naming for 2013 Mac Pro.
  • [Updated] Lower CPU usage, especially when the main window is visible.
  • [Updated] Improved names for battery temperature sensors.
  • [Updated] Main window area icons invert when clicked.

What's New in 4.6.2 (Mar 13, 2015)

  • [UPDATED] Improved check for the Mac App Store version.

What's New in 4.6.1 (Mar 5, 2015)

  • [FIXED] Potential issue launching on some Macs.
  • [NEW] Added "Check for Updates" item to the status menu."

What's New in 4.6 (Feb 28, 2015)

  • [FIXED] Crash on launch under OS X 10.7 and 10.8.
  • [FIXED] Potential crash when moving preferences to a Mac with a different number of fans.
  • [FIXED] Ambient sensor on iMacs now shows the correct temperature.
  • [UPDATED] Temperature yellow/red values to be the same as TG Pro.

What's New in 4.5.2 (Jan 6, 2015)

  • [FIXED] Checking drive temperatures with SMART now works on more Mac models.
  • [FIXED] Duplicate entries in the "Show Temperature" popup menus.

What's New in 4.5 (Nov 3, 2014)

  • [NEW] Support for Mac Pro 2013 models.
  • [NEW] More sensors for almost all Mac models.
  • [NEW] Yosemite Dark Mode support.
  • [UPDATED] Significantly better naming of some sensors.
  • [UPDATED] Better numbering of sensors where there are multiple ones of the same type.
  • [UPDATED] Updated sensor area icons.
  • [FIXED] Discrete GPU will now show “N/A” when it’s been turned off by the OS.
  • [FIXED] Columns no longer shift when the discrete GPU is turned on/off by the OS.
  • [FIXED] Faster app startup.
  • [FIXED] Less console noise on app startup.
  • [FIXED] Removed some duplicate sensor names.
  • [FIXED] Clicking a notification will show the main window.

What's New in 4.4.2 (Jan 10, 2014)

  • Added ability to upgrade to Temperature Gauge Pro for 50% off normal price.

What's New in 4.4.1 (Dec 2, 2013)

  • Resolved issue with launching on Lion (10.7).

What's New in 4.4 (Nov 29, 2013)

  • Resolved potential crash when checking drive temperatures.
  • Updated the name of the TCGc sensor.
  • Move to Applications folder on first launch.

What's New in 4.3.1 (Oct 30, 2013)

  • Resolved issue where the app would quit when the Mac woke from sleep.
  • Resolved issue where the hard drive temperature wouldn't always display in the menu bar.
  • Better naming of some sensors.
  • Left/right fans show up in the correct order.
  • Misc improvements under the hood.

What's New in 4.2 (June 18, 2013)

  • Requires OS X 10.7 (Lion) or higher.
  • Resolved issue where on Mavericks (OS X 10.9), the app would crash on launch.
  • Resolved issue where the fan speeds could be incorrect on certain Mac models.
  • Log file is no longer be created when logging is turned off.
  • Improved meu bar status icon.
  • Misc improvements ported from Temperature Gauge Pro.

Wait, aren't apps from the Mac App Store supposed to be updated there?
Yes. Although in this case, Apple has told us that Temperature Gauge 4.1 is the last version we're allowed to release on the Mac App Store.

Why aren't new verisons allowed on the Mac App Store?
Temperature Gauge accesses some low level hardware to get temperature and fan information through a publically available IOKit interface. This is no longer allowed on the Mac App Store, which is why new versions will not be approved.

What do I do with the old version?
Once you've run Temperature Gauge 4.7.6, you can safely move the old version to the trash, or you can just leave it in the Applications folder along with the new version.

I just bought Temperature Gauge. Will it still be supported?
Absolutely. We love our customers, which is why we've come up with this unique solution that allows us to distribute all future updates outside the Mac App Store.

I just bought Temperature Gauge and I'd like to upgrade to the Pro version. How much is it?
There is a special offer in TG 4.7.6 for customers who would like to upgrade to the Pro version. Just click the status icon (in the menubar) and choose "Upgrade Now (with discount)". This will open a special link to the Paddle store with the coupon pre applied.

How will I get future updates?
Once you download this verison, it can automatically update itself using the Sparkle framework.
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