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Old 07-06-11, 01:49 PM   #3
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Default Re: 280.04 solved fan speed problem on Ubuntu 10.10

That is a high temperature, no wonder the fan is working. For some reason the card cannot cool sufficiently.

I have a dedicated NVS 135M and it is around 50-55 C at idle. It fried once and i did not play any games on it neither used it for anything else GPU-intensive (and the fan wasnt working much). Since then i monitor the temps continuously and made a script that fires the fan at max if 64 C is reached (via i8kfan, a Dell app).
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