REALlY REALLY noisy hard drive

Status
This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue. View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Cammy511

Thread Starter
Joined
Nov 17, 2008
Messages
17
i just got a brand new Seagate hard drive put in and it has been making some strange noises almost like i do not know how to describe it umm lets say grinding is the best word i can use
 

aka Brett

Banned
Joined
Nov 25, 2008
Messages
16,918
it is more than likely just the head moving back and forth
take a large folder and copy and paste it to see if the time is acceptable
 

Cammy511

Thread Starter
Joined
Nov 17, 2008
Messages
17
thank you now i know i thought that my HD was dieing or somthing yaa if i move a big folder it makes the noise or if i am installing somthing
 
Status
This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue. View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Users Who Are Viewing This Thread (Users: 0, Guests: 1)

As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 807,865 other people just like you!

Latest posts

Members online

Top