Originally Posted by Shinji_U
Ok, I disabled the BIOs thermal control, but after I shutdown my laptop and booted it up, the BIOS thermal control went back to enable again, am I missing something?
Originally Posted by kenji
Do not use the evercool pads with the 9860. They will cause an increase in temperature because they suck air away from the intake fans.
reverse the fans on the evercool pads...
Originally Posted by MedicFire
I wanted to update those who are interested on the status my XPS saga-- Richard, from Dell Executive Support called me this afternoon and advised me my replacement system would not...
Originally Posted by arestavo1
True that.....The XPS is the same animal as the 9100 (though I have heard that the 9100 has slightly better stock cooling)
huh? the two machines are exactly the same,...
Originally Posted by dueysutra1979
Thanks soo much for the info sphnx; I would like to point out that it is possible to control the third fan by entering values to PWM and hit enter and switch off bios control...
is it safe to disable the thermal bios thing and let fangui handle all of the fans?
i read somewhere that fangui only controls 2 fans whereas the ixps had 3 fans
so by disabling the bios thermal control, will the third fan sit idle?