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Laptop Noise What are some possible ways to reduce the nosie my laptop makes. Especially a fan, besides cleaning it, what are some ways to reduce the noise that the fan makes?

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Re: Laptop Noise

If this is a new problem, replace the fan. If it has always been noisy , I guess you will have to live with it.

Posted on Nov 18, 2007

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Second : The processor got older and now the fan has to over work to take away the heat, this happens with the aging of the laptop. Some processes and programs may overload your system, so it can also may be a cause.

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