Joined: 1 Jan 01
my computer seems to be working extra hard. the fan kicks in often ( or maybe just goes to a faster speed ) where do i go in preferences to slow it down
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Joined: 9 Apr 02
Go to your Preferences, find the option "Use at most X% of CPU time" with the description "Can be used to reduce heat". By default X = 100%. Change it to something like 75% or 50%. Save your preferences.
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Joined: 19 Sep 00
Use at most __% of CPU time Can be used to reduce CPU heatin your Computing preferences.
But first see if removing the dust bunnies helps reducing the noise.
There's also an external tool (TThrottle) that works "better" than the builtin BOINC throttle mechanism.
Computer sind nicht alles im Leben. (Kleiner Scherz)
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