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Solved: NIC making a screaming sound

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by Severcool, Oct 3, 2008.

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  1. Severcool

    Severcool Thread Starter

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    Has anyone ever heard of a network card making sounds? I have an old ShuttleX PC that I have rebuilt, and when I access files over a LAN it sounds like the card is screaming. It is a very faint sound but it is really weird.

    Anyone?
     
  2. win2kpro

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    At times a bad capacitor will whine.
     
  3. Severcool

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    Ah ha! I knew I wasn't losing my mind!
     
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