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fan control with ccc

by dmobbjr / February 16, 2011 12:05 PM PST

Currently I have my HD 6950 set with auto fan speed. When I run furmark I get temps around 85C and a fan speed around 35%. I tried running it at 50% fan speed and it was much cooler (I know 85 is okay but I would prefer a lower temp). The only problem is I don't want the fan running at 50% when idle. Is there any way to get the fan to spin around 50% only when necessary and revert to auto when idle?

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Auto setting
by Willy / February 17, 2011 1:50 AM PST
In reply to: fan control with ccc

You mentioned, "auto fan speed", so that suggests it would kick-in when needed. Unless the setup provides a basic level to act upon, it's all left to the pgm. to select. Of course, if possible gets the latest update it may also provide more user set levels -OR- visit the support website and see what has provided as an answer or query there.

tada -----Willy Happy

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Google this and that
by Willy / February 17, 2011 2:39 AM PST
In reply to: Auto setting

Google using keywords; HD 6950 custom fan file or fan control

Various hits, but that video goes beyond with various mods, so if yours is still plain jane, try the hits. But all bets are off, and the custom file maybe better suited since this goes into another realm and modding is finicky. -----Willy Happy

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Let's talk Delta-T
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 17, 2011 1:54 AM PST
In reply to: fan control with ccc

Did you measure the air temperature in your case? I wonder if this is the usual hot air problem.

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