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After downloading the firmware update, my mackbook has been running almost 20 degrees F cooler and the fans turn on a lot sooner. Does anyone else have the same result?
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After downloading the firmware update, my mackbook has been running almost 20 degrees F cooler and the fans turn on a lot sooner. Does anyone else have the same result?

mine now averages arond 51 degrees celcius. however i got a message informing me that i had to restart while i was in the shower and my scree saver popped on. any clue about that?

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mine now averages arond 51 degrees celcius. however i got a message informing me that i had to restart while i was in the shower and my scree saver popped on. any clue about that?
i'd try not using your macbook in the shower!

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I just downloaded it...according to my CoreDuo Temp...I'm between 51-57C...!!!
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i'd try not using your macbook in the shower!

:spook: :spook: :spook:

you slay me! :cool:

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can you guys link it? i want the new macbook firmware (is it for macbook or macbook pro)?
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macbook. just go right to software updates under your "blue/graphite" apple. or system preferences
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Does this get rid of the moo too and the static noise?
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Ive heard its supposed to take care of the Moo, but not the whining.

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yeah the whine is still there for me
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Basically, it will get rid of problems caused by the fan activity (or lack thereof). This includes mooing and overheating, but nothing else.
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