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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0002213SpeedFanConfigurationpublic2014-11-11 23:33
Reporter_flyoffacliff_ Assigned Toalfredo  
Status acknowledgedResolutionopen 
OSWindowsOS Version8.1 
Product Version4.49 
Summary0002213: Harddrive Won't Spin Down
DescriptionI have Windows setup to spin-down my hard drives when idle. But starting Speedfan spins them all up, and does not allow them to spin back down until I exit the software.

I only use the software to change my fan speeds, and I don't care about any hard drive features.
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Motherboard ModelMSI Z87-G45 Gaming
Video Card Model


duplicate of 0000358 acknowledgedalfredo When using hard drive spindown, Speedfan prevents hard drive from remaining spundown. 
related to 0001990 acknowledgedalfredo External HD not sleeping since updating to 4.46 



2014-11-11 23:33

manager   ~0007631

If you don't need SMART, the fastest fix is to start SpeedFan with the following command line parameters:


Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2014-01-23 17:55 _flyoffacliff_ New Issue
2014-01-23 17:55 _flyoffacliff_ Status new => assigned
2014-01-23 17:55 _flyoffacliff_ Assigned To => alfredo
2014-02-24 08:31 alfredo Status assigned => acknowledged
2014-02-24 08:32 alfredo Relationship added duplicate of 0000358
2014-02-24 08:33 alfredo Relationship added related to 0001990
2014-11-11 23:33 alfredo Note Added: 0007631