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Old 08-28-2009, 10:42 AM   #1
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Default A rare problem


I shut the window down but Powe Fan and CPU fan are still working.
the system wouldn't like to turn Off!
i have done these things but the problem is still stays ON:

-Resesting motherboard BIOS
-changing windows
-unplug PC from Electricity
-unpluging RAM
-and ETC

what do you think?
what should I do?

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Old 08-28-2009, 11:03 AM   #2
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Default Re: A rare problem

How do you know they are on (sound or sight). Unplugging the computer from the wall should make them turn off.

Sometimes a laptop fan will keep running until it is cool enough. (don't know if it is a laptop or desktop).

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Old 08-28-2009, 02:26 PM   #3
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Has it always done this? If so I'd be tempted to say it's a design consideration to cool the thing down as best possible even after it's off, it's rare but I've seen it on occasion.

Other than that and if you want to disable it, my best guess is it's probably a BIOS setting somewhere (I assume windows is shutting down properly and everything, the fans are just still on?)
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