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Ubuntu 12.04 graphics related problem

I have dell inspiron n-3521 model laptop with dual boot (Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04). When I open my work with Windows it performs normally, but when I open with Ubuntu 12.04 my laptop heats up ...
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Notebook fan constantly running at a high speed

I have a question about constant, strong and loud fan working. In fact, every time when I turn on the laptop, once you open any application (eg Chrome) fan starts to work harder and louder, and this ...
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Loud fan: Tried many ways, but can't handle it

hope you can help me, quite frustrating... I used Windows 7 and had no problems with my fans at all. Using Linux in the university I decided to use it at home, too. When you boot your Computer, your ...
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290 views

Can I change my stock amd fan speed?

I have an amd a4-5300, and it it running loud. I remember my last amd stock fan being silent. I can't change it in my bios, and I see that it might be possible to do through Ubuntu when googling. I ...
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Laptop fan intermittently stopping

Recently I've noticed that the fan on my laptop stops for ~1 second every 8 seconds or so then continues to work as normal. I've uploaded a recording of this here [dropbox] Has anyone experienced ...
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1answer
608 views

CPU Fan really annoying

Nn a Dell Inspiron the CPU Fan is too loud. It is not running constantly, but it changes from slow to really fast every minute. It's really annoying and hardly possible to work on this machine. Is it ...
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How do I control the fan on a Apple Mac Mini?

I am running 12.04 LTS on Apple mini hardware (about 4 years old). I am new to Linux. The fan seems to run non-stop. "ThinkFan" is installed but I do not know how to use it in order to modulate fan ...
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288 views

My fan turns off after a few seconds [closed]

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 ...
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How to control fan speed on my desktop?

I found a post on "How to control the fan speed on my laptop" but nothing about the same thing on a desktop. I'd like to replicate the same thing on my desktop but till now I had not such luck. I ...
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2answers
902 views

lm-sensors not recognized my laptop hardware fan

I have Hp Pavilion dv6 3031-et notebook ; I was install ubuntu this version 4 weeks ago everything fine my video card,sound,battery,etc fine but I have wanna check my fan speed result is ; ...
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4answers
1k views

Laptop seems to be overheating since installing Ubuntu [closed]

I'm completely new to Ubuntu and it's running great so far but the one issue that I've been having is that my laptop seems to heat up more than usual (even more than when I run windows!). I only ...
2
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1answer
568 views

How do I find hardware information about the fan in my laptop?

Can you help me with finding all the hardware information (parameters) and configuration files about the fan in my laptop? I'm interested in commands that will find that information and configuration ...
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Dell Studio XPS 16 overheats

Since I have switched from Win 7 to Ubuntu, it seems my laptop is much hotter and the fan is much louder. Is it normal behavior or maybe can I fix this by tweaking some settings? If so, what would be ...
2
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1answer
782 views

Laptop fan not turning on when needed

It looks like my fan in my laptop is not turning on when appropriate. I already removed granola (maybe it disables it far too long?) When I put the computer in sleep mode and resume it immediately ...