A 15.6" business notebook released by HP in 2010 that replaced the 4510s.

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Help! My fan is so loud! What is going on?

My HP ProBook 4520s fan is really loud and seems to be running a lot. My laptop is warmer than usual too.

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Its a common sign that your computer might be dusty inside. On top of that, your laptop is about 6 years old now.

When your fan starts going crazy, open "Windows Task Manager" (By pressing Ctrl + Shift + ESC key on your keyboard).

When "Windows Task Manager" shows up, go to the "Processes" tab, click on "CPU" and take a screenshot using "Snipping Tool". Once that's done, go to the "Performance" tab and take another screenshot.

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"Windows Task Manager" Processes and Performance tabs

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Reply to this question and post your pictures here. We might be able to help you out. I have a feeling you might have a lot of programs opened at the same time, thats why your computer fan is going crazy.

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Your fan might be dusty so try cleaning the fan vents. Take a look at the troubleshooting page for additional help on the issue.

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