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Gateway MX6440 heat sink failure

\015 I have a Gateway MX6440. When powering on, the fan will stop before it finishes booting. I've taken it apart and cleaned it (the fan) and also have reseated the processor. Any ideas?\015

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Check your BIOS settings when the PC starts, this can be accomplished by pressing F2 or Delete (depending on your model) when in your Bios check the power settings for CPU options such as SMART CPU and other variations. Most newer laptops and desktops have temp sensors that regulate fan speeds, thus saving energy and prolonging the lifespan of your fan, let me know if this helps you out
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