Cooling Fan

Forum discussion tagged with Cooling Fan.
  1. M

    Question Laptop with fried cooling fan connector

    Hi, I have a lenovo t410s and I was doing a project of taking it apart from its chassis and making it into a silent media PC when I accidentally shorted out the laptop fan port's pins for a split second (I think that is what happened but I don't know 100% since I was looking away). Now...
  2. R

    Question PC Build questions whether to choose AMD APU or AMD CPU

    Hi Experts, I am new to PC Build and have few questions around it. Please guide me with the below queries. Purpose: System should boot fast and should be smooth. I need to connect my PC with multiple monitors or laptop screens for multi-tasking. Daily usage like Microsoft Word, PPT, Excel...
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    Question Asus n61jv fan forever on

    Hi, I 'm trying to get some grip on the cooling system of this Asus n61jv. The manual says: Thermal Power Control There are three power control methods for controlling the Notebook PC’s thermal state. These power control cannot be configured by the user and should be known in case the Notebook...
  4. [SOLVED] Placing GPU directly above fan

    Hey guys I just built my first pc again after approximately 10 years of using laptops. I have a question related to the placement of my GPU. I placed my GPU (ASUS AMD ROG Strix RX570 OC Edition 4GB GDDR5) in the second GPU slot, I did this because I needed the space near the first slot for...
  5. Y

    [SOLVED] What motherboard do I need for this to work (if it is possible)?

    I would like to upgrade my computer because my current one isn't working that well. I was thinking about different components that I could get but I am having a really hard time because I don't know what motherboard to buy: I am currently using an RX 480 (4gb) and I would like to keep that...
  6. S

    Question Dell optiplex 9010 cooling

    Hey all I was wondering if any other dell optiplex 9010 DT variant OWNER thought it was weird that the 9010 DT only has one other fan, I was also wondering if it is possible to mount a second fan to the side of the case where the "vents" are to pull cold air in and turn the other one into an...
  7. K

    Question New CPU fans making noise on startup !

    I assembled a new PC recently and the CPU cabinet case came with a 120mm fan initially. Everything was working fine but then within a week or two it started making noise on starting up the PC. The noise sustains for a few seconds (15-30) and then everything goes to normal. Changed power plan and...
  8. Dileepamax

    Question Connecting 2-pin Fan to 4-pin PWM Fan header

    I need to install a extra chassis Fan to my Mini PC to reduce temperature. motherboard have 4-Pin PWR Fan header and Mini PC chassis provide enough space to hold 20mm x 20mm x 7mm Fan. My problem is 20mm x 20mm x 7mm Fan are only manufactured with 2-Pin so If I create a 4-Pin to 2-Pin converter...
  9. J

    stock cooler or after market cooler ?

    I am going to buy parts for my new pc , but i am not sure about cpu cooler . Should i buy an aftermarket cpu cooler or the stock one will work fine ? . I have already crossed my budget so i dont want spend a single extra penny . Here's my Rig Fx 8320 Asus m5 a97 evo r2.0 mobo Zotac gtx 970...
  10. notJollyboi

    MSI Z97 G5 - B2 error

    Okay, so earlier today I built my first computer with my friends, it was relatively easy, with not much trouble building the PC at all. Once connecting the PC to my monitor and connecting all the peripherals and cables etc etc, my PC failed to boot. It started off booting windows 7 for a couple...
  11. turkey3_scratch

    Wall-Glass Framed Computer

    So I just came up with a great idea I might take into consideration when I am older. Would it be possible to have computer components sealed behind a sort of glass frame that would go on the wall? For example, the motherboard would be in one glass frame, and then the HDD in another, PSU, etc...