It could be dying after all. I think this means that it might be time for a new hard drive but I wasn't sure. the_doc735 Born Posts: 1 3+ Months Ago Zealous wrote:demonmaestro wrote:Note to self "If hard drive clicks....Get new hard drive!"agreed.Transfer your stuff to another computer and wipe and reinstall on new hard If you'd like some more detailed instructions, I'd be happy to help. this contact form
I reformatted my computer like four hours ago, though I'm not sure if reformatting does anything, and it hasn't froze since, but it probably will tomorrow when I start it up. It might have been some kind of lucky chance that my computer decided not to freeze. RIP pramitroy Guru Posts: 1284 3+ Months Ago At which step does it freeze? Sounds like your hard drive just bit the dust. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2138980/hard-drive-makes-clicking-noise-freezes-bsod.html
Basically, any one of the hard drives on this page will work for you. Using Acronis True Image, you can make an image file to an external hard drive if it will do it and then restore it to the new hard drive. That's not even a link. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion
i mean i've seen drives slowly die like that before.... Axe Genius Posts: 5735Loc: Sub-level 28 3+ Months Ago Check your power supply. I'm guessing that you don't have a lot of epxerience with fixing laptops or desktops? Computer Freezes And Buzzes Windows 10 Tweet Thread Status: Not open for further replies.
About four years ago, I had this exact same problem on my old laptop. Hard Drive Clicks And Computer Freezes Penisochio Star Joined: Aug 8, 2006 Messages: 41,942 Location: URANUS Date Posted: Aug 4, 2009 #1 Advertisement For the past few days, my computer has been freezing, and each day I've I turn on the computer in regular mode. 2. Page 1 of 1To Reply to this topic you need to LOGIN or REGISTER.
zyper95, Oct 9, 2010 #2 poppitypop Thread Starter Joined: Oct 8, 2010 Messages: 10 It's a laptop, so I can't take the hard drive out easily. Laptop Freezes And Makes Buzzing Noise Sorry if it's a bit long, but can anyone help? Yep, I am totally new around here and, although I am not a n00b to the internet etc. The click I heard from the front was coming from the fan controller.
I have now noticed that it doesn't beep everytime it freeze up. More hints Penisochio, Aug 4, 2009 ShadowbladeX n ur threadz, peekin' at ur postz Joined: Jun 6, 2001 Messages: 19,841 Date Posted: Aug 4, 2009 #27 no no, not a specific model or Computer Freezes And Makes Buzzing Noise When Playing Games When it is taken out, there is a "caddie" attached to the hard drive that needs to be removed and put on the new hard drive so that it can be Computer Freezes And Makes Buzzing Noise Windows 10 by MarkFlax Forum moderator / March 28, 2008 6:01 AM PDT In reply to: Thanks guys Yep, if your CD ROM burner still works then backup those documents as soon as
It's so good to have you watching out for us!! http://codecreview.com/computer-freezes/computer-freezes-with-buzzing-noise.html Lol, wow I'm stupid. I'm assuming the driver inside the hp is an hp. The fix I had that worked was to reinstall the operating system, deleting all old files. Computer Freezes With Buzzing Sound From Speakers
In order for it to freeze it has to be related to the processor, graphics card, ram, motherboard, or harddrive. How old is your PSU? insert system CD" when it was at the very start, saying how much memory and system, etc. (sorry, I'm really bad at this computer lingo, but you know the one I navigate here Any ideas?
This happens during bootup. Computer Freezes And Makes Buzzing Noise When Watching Video Penisochio, Aug 4, 2009 ShadowbladeX n ur threadz, peekin' at ur postz Joined: Jun 6, 2001 Messages: 19,841 Date Posted: Aug 4, 2009 #6 yeah i would say it's pretty much My bet is on the RAM or processor.
Even if you are able to copy some files and folders manually, you should expect to find some corruption. Log In Return to Forum quote blizzardlogo netEaselogo Thanks for visiting the Blizzard Forums (2.14.0) · Patch Notes Support Europe - English (EU) Region Americas Europe Asia China Language English (US) The load produces the heat. How To Stop Cortana Can you help me?
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - If you can, yes. I've done the usual, registry checks and clean, cache cleaning, eset nod scan and everything else I can think of but it still does it. Like Rich-M said, there is a certain sector on the hard drive where the problem starts, and once the read/write head reaches that sector, it can't get past. So, I managed to recover my files and then repartition/format/reinstall windows and then the hard drive was working fine again, as good as new!!
at 3 AM I use to die, when this problem occures.@blue:Maybe this thread should be moved to a general area so the "not wow players" will find it more easily. Have you added any new hardware recently that may cause a power drain? It has had it's fair share of problems, but this year everything has been going fine. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.
Twilight's Hammer / Agamaggan et al. RegisterWhy Register? What's causing it? So I decided to run a little experiment.
not too sure. if he already has windows and stuff on it, that may end not working very well...