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by ESL_tp
Sun Jan 06, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: ThinkPad Utility Work Area
Topic: Thinkpad Fan Noise Problem: Light at the End of the Tunnel
Replies: 1166
Views: 937997

Re: Thinkpad Fan Noise Problem: Light at the End of the Tunnel

Ask for a file in this forum: Experimente mit TPfanControl or register on this forum and download attachment: TPFC_SL.zip It don't believe it, but it worked after some tinkering. SL500 spoof id is 147 btw if anyone is looking for it. The readout for rpm is wrong though, hwinfo reads 3020 when it's ...
by ESL_tp
Sun Jan 06, 2019 6:41 am
Forum: ThinkPad Utility Work Area
Topic: Thinkpad Fan Noise Problem: Light at the End of the Tunnel
Replies: 1166
Views: 937997

Re: Thinkpad Fan Noise Problem: Light at the End of the Tunnel

tpfancontrol v0.63 might not be capable of controlling your SL500's fan, but I suppose that you could still give it a try. If that doesn't work, try using IBM_ECW v1.0.7.4. I've found v0.63 before and it didn't work. IBM app doesn't seem to get any reads besides clock speed. Fan control doesn't wor...
by ESL_tp
Wed Dec 19, 2018 4:15 am
Forum: ThinkPad Utility Work Area
Topic: Thinkpad Fan Noise Problem: Light at the End of the Tunnel
Replies: 1166
Views: 937997

Re: Thinkpad Fan Noise Problem: Light at the End of the Tunnel

Hi. I have SL500. From a few seconds after boot fan runs at 2700 rpm, constantly. Nothing I can do. The fan inself is 4 pin, pwm I assume. It also speeds up under heavy load to 3100. I tried tpfancontrol v.61 without any success, all of the data readings were null. I know there's v.63 now, any chanc...

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