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So my chassis fan is constantly spinning at full speed, its louder than any other fan or PSU in my system, I found a fix to make it a bit quiet by plugging it into the CPU fan slot and the CPU fan into the chassis fan slot but about 2 weeks later it just went loud again at full speed so I'm asking if there is anyway I can make it quieter/ slower
Edited by M2NSLI - 10/15/13 at 9:40am
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post #2 of 15
something like this should work I have used them before and they did the trick
http://www.endpcnoise.com/cgi-bin/e/rc56.html
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Cheers imma order one, the sounds driving me nuts
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Another choice is getting a low noise fan like silenx effizio 12 15
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post #5 of 15
Quote:
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I found a fix to make it a bit quiet by plugging it into the CPU fan slot and the CPU fan into the chassis fan slot but about 2 weeks later it just went loud again at full speed so I'm asking if there is anyway I can make it quieter/ slower

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It's got nothing to do with dust
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post #7 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by M2NSLI View Post

So my chassis fan is constantly spinning at full speed, its louder than any other fan or PSU in my system, I found a fix to make it a bit quiet by plugging it into the CPU fan slot and the CPU fan into the chassis fan slot but about 2 weeks later it just went loud again at full speed so I'm asking if there is anyway I can make it quieter/ slower

Plug the cpu fan back in the cpu header and the chassis fan in the chassis header, before you blow it up.
Then go to bios/power/hardware monitor/set cpu & chassis Q-fan to enabled,then set both to optimal,save and exit.(default is performance(100% fan speed).

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post #8 of 15
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Plug the cpu fan back in the cpu header and the chassis fan in the chassis header, before you blow it up.
Then go to bios/power/hardware monitor/set cpu & chassis Q-fan to enabled,then set both to optimal,save and exit.(default is performance(100% fan speed).

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Makes absolutely no difference
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post #10 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by M2NSLI View Post

Quote:
Originally Posted by Gyro View Post

Plug the cpu fan back in the cpu header and the chassis fan in the chassis header, before you blow it up.
Then go to bios/power/hardware monitor/set cpu & chassis Q-fan to enabled,then set both to optimal,save and exit.(default is performance(100% fan speed).

Gyro

Makes absolutely no difference

It should. Try silent.
What type of fans are they? PWM,3 pin,2 pin?

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