Support in other languages: 
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Do you mean 
Welcome to the Lenovo Community

Welcome to the Forums!

Welcome to Lenovo's Peer-to-Peer Discussion Community!
Please note our guidelines. How to register and login and Community FAQs.
Shape the Future of PCs

Help Lenovo Shape the Future of PCs

Take the ownership survey. Share your ideas with our product team
Community Spotlight

Visit the Lenovo Blogs!

Check out the ThinkPad Time Machine
Visit the Community Spotlight Blog
Windows  10

Are you ready for Windows 10?

Get to know Windows 10
Visit the Windows 10 Support Center
Reply
What's DOS?
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎11-23-2010
Location: Austria
0 Kudos

VERY!!! Noisy Fan of RD240

Hi,

 

Even at the lowest speed of 30% the 4 fans of the RD240 makes such a noise i can hardly stay longer than 10 minutes in the room where this server is located, in a range of 15meters i still can hear the fans blowing!!! (When running at 100% speed, i cant stay at all in the room)

 

Are there anyone with the Same problem, or do i have "defective" Fans?

 

Paul

 

Paper Tape
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎03-14-2011
Location: vienna
0 Kudos

Re: VERY!!! Noisy Fan of RD240

did you solve your problem? I´m thinking of buying the same servers...

Highlighted
Retired Employee
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎03-14-2011
Location: Stuttgart
0 Kudos

Betreff: VERY!!! Noisy Fan of RD240

Hi

this sounds strange to me. Perhaps there is a defect with the fans. Yo should open a ticket with Lenovo Support Line to double check.

 

MK

What's DOS?
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎04-29-2011
Location: Canada
0 Kudos

Betreff: VERY!!! Noisy Fan of RD240

Nothing strange about the question at all, the RD240 is extremely loud!  My rep said is was quiter than the desktop unit. B.S.!!!!  When it first started I thought it was going to blow. Now it is up and running I certainly dont want to be in the same room as it for long.