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fan controller that works in windows xp bootcamp?

Discussion in 'Apple and Mac OS X' started by passive101, Apr 15, 2007.

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  1. passive101

    passive101 Notebook Deity

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    what fan controller can I get for my macbook in windows xp? My macbook gets crazy hot running the sims 2 in windows xp!
     
  2. TedJ

    TedJ Asus fan in a can!

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    You've updated to Bootcamp 1.2, I take it? I believe XP runs cooler under Bootcamp 1.2.
     
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    watchrabbit Notebook Enthusiast

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    You can use RIghtmark RM Clock to undervolt the CPU. Your MB will run cooler and longer.
     
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    easyeye Notebook Consultant

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    I'm pretty sure that will probably decrease the game performance...

    You can use smcFanControl in Mac OSX, run the fans up to 6k rpm, then reboot to windows WITHOUT CUTTING OFF THE POWER, then windows can run cooler.
     
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    I didn't know mscfancontroller would keep the fan settings if I don't turn it off. Thank you for that tip. But is there one for windows? Playing the sims 2 the macbook gets ungodly hot.
     
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    I don't think so, maybe there will be one :)
     
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    dagamer34 Notebook Evangelist NBR Reviewer

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    Undervolting does not affect clock speed.
     
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