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Loud fan like noise on intermittently but often

Doesn't seem like the hard drive noise. Just did performance check, dumped cookies, all extra internet and unnecessary files, cleaned disk and reformated drive. Noise is probably diminished but still comes on and off fairly frequently when laptop is on. Also does not seem excessively hot.

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  • annod1954 Apr 20, 2008

    I said reformated and meant defragmented -so you can see how literate I am - will try this to see what happens - have also just used 3M dust remover and blow out lots of dust and debris from the area that seems to be the fan. This too has decreased the noise - may be getting there. Will try removing hard drive next.

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Best is to remove your hard drive out just to recheck where the noise are from.Hard drive are easy to move. Please inform us back after you test this for us.
takecare.

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