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Cpu fan starts then stops

Pc kept powering down after a few minutes of run time. checked and the cpu fan was not running. rebooted and cpu fan would run for a few seconds the stop.

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Re: cpu fan starts then stops

I figured it out....... the cheap ass cpu fan went south

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Re: cpu fan starts then stops

Replace it and let us know if it still happens with the new one.It shut down because of overheating, I hope it didnt mess up your CPU.

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Cpu shuts down automatically after running for a few minutes

open the cpu cover. check your cpu fan on the processor weather it is running. and check the heat sink is tightly fixed on.

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Dell optiplex GX280 tower machine, pc reboot again and again, fan run so fast and make alot of sound, also power light blink red instead of green, i have changed rams but facing same problem, what sho

Hello here is the home page:

I think you have some kind of a virus or malware on your system.

Install this program and make a full scan:

You maybe have to start the pc in failsafe mode by pressing F8 while you reboot.

Install also a better FREE antivirus program:

Please uninstall any other antivirus programs before you install microsoft security essentials. Run a full scan when installed and updated.It`not great to have more than one anti virus program installed. Most antivirus programs have a background scanner running to protect you from virus vhile you surf on the internet open a file etc.With more than one antivirus program the pc`s performance will be decreased.

There are a lot of things that can cause a computer to shut down.This could also be the power supply.Try also to renew the thermal grease between the cpu and the fan but BE CAREFULL not to damage the cpu.
If you are unsuccessfull at resolving the problem visit a computer repair shop.

When you talk about checking memory, it's the physical RAM stick inside the computer. RAM does not have sectors like a hard disk drive. If it does happen to be bad I'd replace it with at least 1GB to 2GB. 512MB is really low.

Good luck

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When i apply power, the cpu fan and power supply fan turn a few times then they stop and restart. This cycle continues for about ten minutes then the OS loads and runs fine. This happens every time I turn...

That means the PSU( power supply unit ) is already malfunctioning. Try to use a spare PSU and try that if that happens again.
Hope that helps you out!

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The small fan does not want to run, it runs for a few seconds and stops, my computer keeps rebooting

when the fan stops 2 things are happening 1 the bios sences no rpm speed from the fan or the processor heats up to quickly and the safety in the bios will shut it down. try moving the fan connector to the case fan connector then go into the bios and change the fan settings. this is only a temp fix the fan stopping tells me that the onboard cpu fan regulator is going out and this is a precurser to more problems to the board going out. also just to be certin check the power supply 4 years ago i came across this in a gateway it was weird.

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Computer does not boot

If you computer over heated, this could have caused the board or power supply to short. I would first start by trying a new power supply unit (since this is cheapest of the options). If that does not work then try replacing the motherboard and/or processor. Since you not getting any power, my guess is motherboard or power supply unit.

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Buzzer sound from intel d101ggc motherboard

Check the fans in your pc, it sounds like at least one of them isent working properly and your pc gets overheated. When a pc going to warm it gets really slow and hangs.
My guess is that the CPU-fan dosent work properly and your CPU gets overheated, but check all the fans to be sure. The CPU fan runs cantantly, check so it dosent stop now and then.

Good luck

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Server starts to boot then powers off.

Check your CPU cooler. If it is not properly mounted your CPU/s could be overheating. There is a safety mechanism in Pentium chips that shut down the processor when it reaches a certain temperature. If your heat sinks are mounted correctly, check your Heat sink fans. Ball bearing fans are notorious for making a little noise then quitting.

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You must buy a new CPU Fan. You can get them HERE or a zillion other places on the Internet. You need a Socket 939 type fan that will handle your cpu speed. If you need help installing it, it may be in the manual. You can read the manual by clicking on the picture of your MB at the top of this post and then scrolling down.

Hope that fixed ya...


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Computer powers off while booting, green light stays on!

1. check the cpu fan is properly working with normal speed..

2. go to bios setup and restore all settings to default.

3. if windows start and problem comes after some time , then it might be virus. so, go for a virus scan.

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Sometimes if the CPU is overheatign it will power down to stop the cpu from buring out. A power suppluy just supplies power to the motherboard and that's it. If the CPU gets hot it shuts down and wont start till it cools down again.

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