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MacBook Pro - Fan noise

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sometimes when I'm watching videos on youtube i get this horrible loud fan noise as if the computer was gonna start to melt if they didnt spin so fast.
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My MacBook does the same thing in Safari. Whenever I use Firefox or Opera, it doesn't.

For some reason, YouTube makes Safari go haywire and use tons of processor power up... but only Safari.

So I guess.. I have the same question? haha.
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Get FanControl - works fine for me!
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smc fancontrol also a good one

2.4ghz Unibody | Hitachi 320GB 7200 | 256MB 9600gt
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