What is FanControlDaemon? found in startup

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by lshirase, Jan 29, 2008.

  1. lshirase macrumors regular

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    #1
    i have a 2.2ghz sr blackbook...

    i looked in my library -> startupitems -> and i found a folder called FanControlDaemon. the only fan tweaking program i have downloaded is smcfancontrol...is this something that came with the mac? should i delete it? keep it?
     
  2. oseary macrumors member

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    Columbia, MO
    #2
    The first thing I read before i bought my Mac stated simply, but sternly:

    "Never delete anything you are unsure about from your Library folder."

    It most likely controls your mobo/processor fans. I'd keep it.
     
  3. squeeks macrumors 68040

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    #3
    im guessing its the script that controls the fan speed
     

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