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Back to top #14 Willy22 Willy22 Members 927 posts OFFLINE Gender:Not Telling Location:Planet Earth Local time:07:56 PM Posted 17 July 2014 - 11:26 AM - Start your system in Safe The scan goes through everything but scanning the individual files and folders on the disk, and it finds nothing up to there. Here's how to gather, and enter the info: Update your SevenForums System Specs User CP (3rd item in the top menu bar) | Your Profile | Edit System Spec (left-hand column) Also, just did a reboot to see if the HDD would stay stable. check over here

but when playing games goes way way up? (I mean it would make sense to a point, I just feel it would have been doing it at more points is all) windows 7 32bit 3gb RAM ATI HD6870 1 320GB western digital HDD 1 500GB western digital HDD ( which i think is causing the problems but its only a year old R3PO??? Download and run Memtest86+ http://www.memtest.org/ . weblink

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I use a notebook and, although I have opened one up before (after it died!) I don't really want to pull the current one apart to check the thermal paste. Your cache administrator is webmaster. Tuesday, January 14, 2014 8:58 AM Reply | Quote Microsoft is conducting an online survey to understand your opinion of the Technet Web site. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 19, 2009 3:08 AM PST In reply to: Boot failure HDD light stays on I usually skip cards like audio, lan, wifi since I want to

  1. so read on There is also the HDD cable, not sata cable taht goes from the pins on the board to the lights on the front, if those are backwards (positive
  2. If you are going to run chkdsk you should use the /r switch.
  3. What I don't like is how loud it is lol.
  4. I really hate XP.
  5. You should try and get any important data off the drive as soon as possible.
  6. Ej 09-16-2007, 02:23 PM #17 RichardIII Guest Posts: n/a OS: Hi elecjester, welcome back!

Best to backup your data before running any more diagnostics - if you can. I ghosted the existing drive to the … BIOS wont detect hard drive 9 replies I am looking for a solution to my new hard drive. No, create an account now. Hard Drive Light Always On Windows 10 I've been letting it run for about 5 hours now and am continuing.

Ej Keep it pushing to its limits for remaining two days; don't reboot when it feels sluggish, but I'd keep an eye on available memory (both), your macro may be taking Hard Drive Light Solid Windows 7 Explain please what you mean exactly by "locking up". The problem with the noise that is mentioned in the topic is solved. http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/186770-hard-drive-light-goes-solid-red-computer-locks-up.html Back to top #5 Willy22 Willy22 Members 927 posts OFFLINE Gender:Not Telling Location:Planet Earth Local time:07:56 PM Posted 14 July 2014 - 12:17 PM Select "Prestaties", "Broncontrole" in Task Manager

Anyways, I will let the topic run until bed time and if the system stays solid, I'll come close it out :) Cheers all! Hard Drive Light Stays On All The Time Also, the HDD went nuts when I did a diskcheck, and I'm pretty sure Avast could not have had anything to do with that.As for the computer locking up in safe My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Dell Inspiron 530 OS Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) CPU Q6600 Memory 8 GB Graphics Card ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT Monitor(s) Displays Samsung Syncmaster P2450 This will tell you if your drives are really failing or there is some sort of software issue - and indexing can be one of them.

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But after the reboot it was better, so I am assuming its the system. However, I've got no problems with other OSs like Linux or Win XP x64. Solid Hard Drive Light No Boot Ask ! Hard Drive Light Stays On Computer Freezes As you read in the old topic, I've already replaced the HD for a brand new one.

and if it turns out it was the creme all along I will simply laugh because it's always something simple in the end (well usually). @auntiej: Ya I never did like I am fairly computer savvy but even I learned a fair bit with this particular issue. So I can finally close this post down and mark it as solved :) Cheers Ej. Family and loved ones will always be a priority in my daily life. Hard Drive Light Solid Windows 10

As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged And if I lose my temper and I start clicking around, the whole desktop stops responding and gets gray overlay, showing error message on every next click on it. It is an older system and I do belive I did fix the problem with it being the cable and/or dust. http://cgmguide.com/hard-drive/laptop-hd-light-keeps-blinking.php However, like I said before, I already ran a scan most of the way through (cancelled it for this same reason) and it had not found anything.I guess if this fails,

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System felt a little slugish today so I rebooted (used to be able to reboot once a week so not sure if its from the game or still some minor issue

If left to itself, does your PC remain in this state indefinitely? Provide full windows version info, for example: MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit Use the “Other Info” block for Optical Reader, Mouse, touchpad, wifi adapter, speakers, monitor, etc Scroll down and So, if necessary, I could reinstall Windows on my old HD to see if it would work. Solid Hdd Light troubleshooting-hardware jg68911p 10 posts since Mar 2007 Community Member 3Contributors 7Replies 8Views 9 YearsDiscussion Span 9 Years Ago Last Post by dbell 0 Discussion Starter jg68911p 9 Years Ago Operating system

I'll probably let it run over night. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Also forgot to mention my RAM has those little lights on top but they dont come on (didnt have in for the beep test though)My PC has never beeped when starting Cheers.

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