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Good Day,

 

I would like to know if there is an easy way to set the Fan Control of all the fans in a system via the OS or a MOD. If not i take it i need to do this all in the BIOS to get the fans to the correct speed that i want.

 

Right now the 4 fans are running full speed. I should state I have a Fan Hub with all 4 Fans connected to the Case Fan Header on the MB. 

 

Thanks

 

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BIOS or internal script daemon are the likely plausible options.  Scripting will require the ability to control fans from the shell.  lm_sensors and other typical tools are not part of DSM and need to be added somehow.

 

Synology manages fans through a proprietary UART based interface so the native functionality isn't useful for physical fan control.  I suppose it would be possible to leverage their script logic and link into a typical hardware interface, but I have not seen anyone do this before.

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