Fan Control on Clevo W230

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kurut
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Fan Control on Clevo W230

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Hi,

I am running Linux Mint Cinnamon 18.3 on Clevo W230 and finally after trying tens of different linux flavors, I am totally satisfied and happy with a Linux distro. The only problem is that fan makes a lot of noise, starts and stops again and again in every few seconds, annoying and distracting me during the work.

I tried thinkfan and lm-sensors but had no results by far now. The weird thing is when I use Ubuntu, I have no fan noise issues, it only happens on Linux Mint Cinnamon. I would like to share my system details but don't know how to do, if needed, please guide me. The motherboard is American Megatrends, bt.w

Also, a program I found below looks like what I need but unfortunately I couldn't run it on LM:
https://github.com/SkyLandTW/clevo-indicator

I am desperately in need of your kind help, because after years of trying Linux and failing each time, LM looks like the last and best resort that I can stay and this is my one and only problem with LM.
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Lord Boltar
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Re: Fan Control on Clevo W230

Post by Lord Boltar »

The Fan noise on Sager and Clevo are a known issue take a look below and see how this man fixed it.

http://forum.notebookreview.com/threads ... od.742401/
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