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I installed SpeedFan, but the only fan showing up is the one inside my laptop for the CPU. Since today, I have an additional fan which is external below the Fellowes® - Precision Cooler Laptop Riser. ...
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Today when I started up my machine, the 100% fan speed remains unchanged. Apart from being worried about my CPU, the noise of 100% working fan drives me crazy. I did some tests and it confuses me. ...
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Is a “System Temperature” of 51 degC (123 degF) normal / OK?

My reported System Temperature (when idle) is considerably higher than all other reported temps on my (new) machine. When Sys Temp is 51C, other reported temps are: GPU is 36C CPU is 27C HD0(SSD) is ...
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How to reduce chassis fan speed with software?

I have replaced an old broken motherboard in a Dell Inspiron (slimline chassis) with a Asus P5KLM-AM motherboard. Now the chassis fan runs at full speed (3750 RPM) at all times, which is very loud. ...
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How can I manage the fan speed on a Lenovo thinkpad t510? [closed]

How can increase the speed of the fan on my Lenovo Thinkpad t510 running Windows 7? Is there any software or script that helps me with this?
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I just made some maintenance to my computer. The fans were replaced. When I check the temperature with Speedfan, there is an odd fan speed showing up. Should I check the fan? Or it is a bad ...
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Speedfan won't automatically regulate

I used to have Speedfan regulating my fan speed automatically, but ever since I've reformatted, I can't get this to work. I've done the following: In Temperatures, I have only CPU checked with CPU ...
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my laptop's fan is loud, how to make it stop?

I have cleaned my laptop many times, and there is no dust inside. The temperatures the speedfan gives me are: HD0: 31 C TEMP1: 39 C CORE 0: 24 C CORE 1: 25 C When the 'TEMP1' goes over 40 C it ...
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I installed the latest SpeedFan for my Dell Studio 15 Notebook, which after installing Windows 7 on it, may turn off by itself after some use. SpeedFan used to not tell the speed of fan, until ...
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My Dell 15 inch Studio notebook recently is turning itself off, and I will touch the base of the notebook and usually it is fairly hot. So there must be some design problem or after installing ...
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Why can't I control the speed of my CPU fan?

I bought a new computer with an ASRock H61M motherboard and XILENCE ICEBREAKER 64 Pro PWM CPU FAN. The problem is that I can't control the speed of the FAN. I tried settings in the BIOS and with ...
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Buying A Computer “Case” Fan… Does It Always Run At 100% Unless Told Otherwise?

What happens if I do not plug it into the motherboard and it does not have a switch? I have seen fans before with an "off/low/high" switch that allows you to manually set their speed. I have seen ...
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Recently installed a new motherboard (ASROCK P4VM890) in an old machine, and the CPU fan is now running at full speed all the time. I downloaded speedfan, and that is reporting a cpu tem of < 40 ...
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Utility to manipulate speed of fan in Windows 7

I know Speedfan does monitor the CPU temperature, but it doesn't have the option to increase the speed manually. I used to have a programme in MAC OS which does that, but is there one for windows 7?
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slow down case fan on MSI P43-C51 motherboard?

Bought a case fan that specifically says, "sensors to allow speed control", rated at 3000RPM. Installed Speedfan, messed around with settings, no dice. Same goes for the MSI OverClock Center ...
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Are these acceptable temperatures for my laptop?

I just installed SpeedFan 4.0 since my laptop's fan seems to be continually running at a high speed. It reports these numbers: GPU: 74C Temp1 (ACPI): 75C Temp2 (ACPI): 95C Core 0: 89C Core 1: 89C ...
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Help me understand SpeedFan settings

My computer fans speed up and down whenever my cpu use twitches. The varying sound of the fans is very annoying so I installed SpeedFan to try to fix this. I have fiddled with the SpeedFan settings ...