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Old 12-04-2005, 09:33 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi ,

My cpu fan sticks at 2500 RPM , is there any way I can speed it up?
I know of fanspeed regulator, but aren't they more to reduce the rpm rather than increase them?

I simply have the fan 3 pin power plug directly plugged into the MOBO , what can I do to speed it up

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Old 12-04-2005, 10:50 AM   #2 (permalink)
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goto BIOS and look at that fanspeed control you mentioned. you should be able to max it out or increase the speed somehow. also, sometimes there is a setting to have it spin at high rpm only above a certain temp. see if you can lower that temp.
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Thats about average for a CPU fan thats 80mm. Mine only does 2900 and is able to max at 4000 but wont.
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Old 12-05-2005, 04:29 AM   #4 (permalink)
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If you have a 3 pin fan power plug you cant cange the speed in the Bios you need a 4 pin plug for that.
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