Having problems with your Compaq Presario 700 470024-192 Notebook ?

Fan doesn't shut off ever

\015 Upon start up the fan starts and never shuts off until I shut down.\015

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I'm not familiar with that model computer, but keep in mind that the fan is installed for a reason. If the computer gets too hot, it will fail quickly and painfully. Make sure to keep the bottom of it well ventilated, and possibly consider propping it up to give the most surface area for air to be drawn in. If it seems that the fan stays on even when the computer should be cooled down, perhaps check http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareList?os=228&lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&lang=en&product=95524 for updates. If the problem persists, contact the manufacturer.
I just did a BIOS update on my sisters computer presario f700 and noticed that the update said it would fix some problem with the fan. The update is on Compaq's website under software and drivers. Maybe that would help.
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