Happy computers are quiet. Here are some which aren’t.

Saturday, July 27, 2013 by DrJBHL | Discussion: Personal Computing

 

As part of the series on hard drives, I found this article which might be of assistance in helping you diagnose things when you hear them. I hope you don’t, of course.

This is a good article about the sounds sick computers make: LINK.

The sounds are those of a sick hard drive, fans, and speakers.

Hope it helps.

Source:

http://www.pcworld.com/article/2039654/the-sounds-of-a-sick-pc-listen-to-the-noises-that-could-mean-bad-news.html

teddybearcholla
Reply #1 Saturday, July 27, 2013 12:06 PM

But you know they can make these sounds, but as soon as you take them to the pc doctor, the sounds disappear. I hate when that happens! lol!

Still it is a good find Seth!!

DivineWrath
Reply #2 Saturday, July 27, 2013 5:46 PM

One of my HDDs was making clicking sounds a few years back. That happened whenever I tried to access data from it. I didn't need no article to know that I should replace it.

Still, thanks for the continued stream of posts.

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