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Fan speed still at 850 RPM at 0% speed

I have SpeedFan 4.49 installed; With the goal to make my tower as silent as possible. My CPU is the Intel i5 2500k and even at 0% in SpeddFan, I still have 850 RPM. For normal office work I think ...
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songs played in windows media player results in noise and lagging

Whenever a song is played in windows media player, I hear a noise followed by lagging in the song as if somebody is controlling the speed of the song. Also the sound of fan in my laptop could be ...
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CPU temperature sensor suddenly freaks out

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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CPU fan spins at post but not in Windows or BIOS

I have been experiencing random crashes and other issues with my machine which lead me to ask questions about troubleshooting Prime95 failures. Unfortunately I Have not yet been able to resolve the ...
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How can I control my fans with SpeedFan? Doesn't show anything

I have a problem. My laptop gets really hot every time... Last time it was around 120 degrees. I need to control my fans with SpeedFan. But the problem is that my laptop doesn't see the fans. My ...
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My CPU fan is running very high speed even with less cpu usage

Everything was ok yesterday , but now i have seen that my CPU fan is running constantly at very high speed. I tried restarting it. Before when i turn on the PC then fan used to run very high speed ...
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Chrome & Fan Speed

I'm on Windows 7 on my Mac via Bootcamp... I notice that the fan goes from 3000 RPM to 5000-6000 RPM when Chrome is running and most of the time it's doing nothing. The CPU in the task manager for ...
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How do tools like Speedfan detect the CPU temperature?

There are some applications which claim to be able to detect the temperature of various components inside your PC, for example: Speedfan. How do they detect the temperature without using any external ...
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Indecipherable SpeedFan log [closed]

I run SpeedFan in Windows 7 Professional (32-bit) and found some log files in C:\Program Files\SpeedFan named SFLog20110717-0001.csv through SFLog20110717-0009.csv. I opened them, hoping to see a log ...
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CPU fan speed control [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Good software for measuring computer temperature? Hi, Looking for a software that can control (set) the CPU fan speed at windows startup, currently I use CPUID but it ...
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What is the difference between Temp1 and Core shown in SpeedFan?

I am beginning to use Speedfan. I was wondering what is the difference between Temp1 and Core shown in SpeedFan? Whose temperature is more important?
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What is the purpose to have clock control?

I am beginning to use SpeedFan. It has a function to automatic control clock with respect to the CPU temperature. I was wondering if the clock control means to control cpu frequency? What are the ...
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What do the Speed0x controls do in SpeedFan?

I'm monitoring my PC for suspected overheating, and I want to know what the Speed01, Speed02, and Speed03 controls do in SpeedFan? Specifically what does the Speed03 set to 41 mean? My CPU is an old ...
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What is considered temperature too high for a Core2Duo CPU on a notebook computer?

So I took the advice of installing SpeedFan (also because download.com has Editor's recommendation), and see that the temperature of my notebook's CPU (Intel Core2Duo) is about 60C and jumps up to ...