Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook ?

USB still on despite Thinkpad going to standby

\015 I am facing a peculiar problem. I have a Thinkpad T40 which has been recently installed with a fresh copy of Win XP Pro. I have set the appropriate power properties on the laptop to go to standby when the lid is closed. This works fine. However, the cooling fan which is connected to the USB is still running even after the laptop goes to standby. This is true when the laptop is connected to AC power or when on battery. I am experiencing this only after the recent XP pro install.How can this be possible? How is the USB still getting the power to operate the cooling fan despite going on standby. Please assist.\015

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