RE: [Sotec_Averatec_Notebook] 3270 fan issues
Thanks for the “Heads Up” … I will take your advice … My Sotec does get extremely hot !!
Connie - I did that for over a year myself, however one night it didn't go to sleep as usual, overheated the processor (you could smell it) and that in-turn corrupted the hard drive. Just be sure you are with it when running at all times and verify it sleeps/shuts down when you expect it to.
Connie Klausner wrote:
I have been getting that message on my Sotec on & off for over a year & it still keeps booting up … I just hit the F1 and let it continue. I guess what I’m trying to say … is that I wouldn’t be overly concerned … Mine is still working years later !!
I have been getting the following error on booting:
"CPU FAN error. Please check it. press F1 to resume"
I then let windows start & choose "turn off computer". For the last 2
days this happens every time I boot.
It happened once last month but it was okay when I restarted it a few
days later. I continued to use it every day until yesterday.
I bought a replacement fan but it turned out to be the wrong one. It
is a E-12 S041019G. My laptop has a E12K S050422B.
Does anyone know what is causing this error & could I switch just the