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Can you please help, I cannot get the fan to come on at all when running 11.10, it works fine in windows so obviuosly not the fan itself, it comes on for about 5 seconds when laptop initially turned on, then will not come on after that, even if left on untill cpu gets so hot laptop crashes.

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closed as off topic by Marco Ceppi Feb 2 '12 at 22:13

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Laptop brand and modell? – user unknown Nov 1 '11 at 14:45
Hi, it,s a acer 5315 – david Nov 1 '11 at 20:02
Do you have proprietary drivers installed? – RolandiXor Nov 9 '11 at 16:20
This question should instead be filed as a bug report, and as such is off-topic, thanks! Instructions here. – Jjed Feb 2 '12 at 21:42

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