Make sure that you've saved all of your work before doing this.
It will force your system to shut down completely.
Open an elevated (Run as administrator) Command Prompt
(Win and X opens the power menu in the lower left corner - then A opens the Admin Command Prompt)
shutdown /s /f
Then press Enter
When the computer shuts down - does the fan stop now?
If that's the case, then open up powercfg.cpl using the Run dialog
Then click on "Choose what the power button does" in the left sidebar
The "Press the power button" selections should all say "Shut Down" - if not, change them to that.
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