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Old 11-25-2005, 12:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Controlling Northbridge fan on K8N Neo4-F

My northbridge fan is driving me insane. It spins at about 5k, and makes a serious humming noise that I *HATE*.

In CoreCenter (MSI's fan controller utility) it reports my fan is at 5kRPM, sometimes it drops to 2.5k and thats when I can't hear the fan anymore.

Any ideas how I can reduce fan speed?

I was looking into replacing the northbridge with a passive Zalman NB cooler, but unfortunately my graphics card is right ontop of the northbridge cooler


Any ideas? I can't take this humming!!
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