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Fan runs constantly

Hp pavilion a730n. fan turns on constantly, is there a way to check inside for dust or what else could the problem be. it doesnt seem to affect performance, it is just irritating.

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There are 2 fans at least on the inside. One is for the CPU and the other is for the power supply. They are supposed to run continuously to keep the heat from building up inside the case. (Heat is what is worst for your CPU.) It sounds like the noise itself is what is disturbing you. Unfortunately, there isn't much that can be done for the sound level created by the fans. My wife subscribes to the theory of turning up the music a little louder to drown out the noise of my graphics card fan. The only cure would be to invest in a lower noise fan- you'll see decibel ratings on some of them.
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I'm not sure what you mean... what fan... if you mean the cpu fan ... it's supposed to run all the time... is it noisy ?

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