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    by kdailey ·

    my hp 8760c wont start os syas fan not work will cause damage both fans are running.but it wont start the os ? is there a diagnostic tool or something a savy lay person can do besides bring it to someone?

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    • #3295398

      Reply To: fan system

      by bfilmfan ·

      In reply to fan system

      You could open the case and see if the fans are indeed running. Be sure to check the fan on the CPU.

    • #3295259

      Reply To: fan system

      by willcomp ·

      In reply to fan system

      Generally, only the CPU fan will prevent starting PC. So follow guidance in first answer.

      If fans are running, problem may be signal lead that provides fan speed information. Replace suspect fan. If you still receive message, problem is likely in motherboard circuitry.

      In that case, see if you can disable fan speed permissive in BIOS.

      Dalton

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