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) Also, One would surmise, if the CPU was getting so hot, that it was forcing the machine to lock up, why did it suddenly only start doing it in games and You must get a display before any of this first ! and I did change it, but I thought I had it back to like it was, and I am also 99% sure it did a successful load after that, but cant More about the author
But I can check it out, see if its anywhere in there. The sluggish feeling was mostly trying to stream movies online (tv show actually), might have been the site, might have been the system .. The power LED is off as it should be. #8 Cybordolphin, Dec 31, 2002 Broadkipa Senior member Joined: Dec 18, 2000 Messages: 564 Likes Received: 0 I have just checked I can keep the machine stable for a 24-36hrs usually (once I can manage to get it stable that is) 2. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/254438-32-hard-drive-light-stays-system-slow
It's a 50/50 chance (not real good) Jul 14, 2008 #15 maddmatt02 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 88 it wasnt soldered, and the manual on dell shows just popping it However, in the line of this thread, what interest me most is whether it stayed stable... 09-16-2007, 01:55 PM #18 elecjester Registered Member Join Date: Sep 2007 Posts: very much appreciated. What do you think? #1 Cybordolphin, Dec 31, 2002 Loading...
See my comments on the sensor and its functioning. also, just checked, and its nothing to do with the lcd. Boom, HDD light goes solid, whole pc locks up .. Hard Drive Light Always On Windows 7 Jul 15, 2008 #25 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Topic Status: Not open for further
I just noticed that when moving my mouse around (from small movements to very quick movement, my cpu cycles go skyrocketing up (anywhere from 56% to 90+) I use a Logitech Hard Drive Light Solid Windows 7 Don't Answer it Armed Latest: HamburgerBoy, Mar 17, 2017 at 10:28 PM Politics and News AnandTech Forums: Technology, Hardware, Software, and Deals Home Forums > Hardware and Technology > General Hardware Yes I thought that even with no windows installed, then the computer would just load to a dos prompt?Click to expand... navigate to these guys Advertisement Recent Posts Replace Vista with Windows 7?
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I found the last 2w, and found somethign boot, but didnt have ini behind it, plus I was supposed to remove the read-only tag and edit it in the notebook, but Let's hope and that this was the culprit, so far it looks promising! Solid Hard Drive Light No Boot mobile security zone12 Full Member Posts: 169 Re: computer hard disk light stays on performence slows down HELP! « Reply #13 on: December 25, 2008, 12:44:41 AM » i disabled the Hard Drive Light Always On Windows 10 i copied the i386 file to my computer anyway Report • #22 Johnw May 24, 2012 at 14:39:10 ✔ Best AnswerMake sure when you reinstall, you delete ALL partitions & format
No, but maybe the Mobo anyway to change bios to a default without actually going in there?Click to expand... my review here Quote February 23, 2011,19:53 #9 el_rasho View Profile View Forum Posts View Forum Threads Junior Firefly Joined Jun 2004 Posts 798 Re: PC freezes - HDD light constantly on double post the LED does not ever come on .... Thanks in advance. 09-14-2007, 11:21 AM #7 elecjester Registered Member Join Date: Sep 2007 Posts: 15 OS: Win 7 x64 (Looked for a edit button ... Hard Drive Light Stays On Computer Freezes
Report • #13 XxReVeNgExX May 24, 2012 at 13:25:43 ok i will give that a try in a few minutes. Well I hope you didn't do any damage to the CMOS battery on board (I believe it's soldered) Your next option would be to fully dismantle and check/reconnect all connections everywhere R3PO??? http://internetpasswordpro.com/hard-drive/wd-hard-drive-light-on-but-not-recognized.html Report • #5 XxReVeNgExX May 24, 2012 at 03:37:40 i will hold on to this hard drive until i can acquire a new Windows CD and then i will be able
thank you for your reply though. Computer Freezes Hdd Light Solid Are the CPU cycles more or less non-existent when browsing / playing videos / etc? Report • #27 Derek May 24, 2012 at 16:45:23 If you happen to come back, select a response and mark it as "Best Answer".
Perhaps in the future I will try to lower the threshold. Cheers. Report • #7 XxReVeNgExX May 24, 2012 at 03:51:37 ok i will give that a try. Hard Drive Light Solid Windows 10 turned it on and the hdd light came on and stayed on, I got nice and excited, then realized that the hdd wasnt in yet and lost my excitement.
Also noticed it happens alot more when I have a web browser open (Firefox or IE) Do you have a lot of browser windows/tabs open? but we learn new things and "tricks of the trade" every day; keeps you young of mind I have high hopes right now that the problem indeed is solved, but I I have even gone ahead and taken out the extra cd burner, the a drive (never use either) and run a seperate household fan blowing into the case for cooling (the navigate to this website It was just driving me nuts, in any case, thank you for replying!
You should see a display! Dust not only will prevent important parts of your system to cool properly, it also may form a resistor alike cover over circuit boards. After installing Win2k, the "hard drive" or "system" light stays on even when the hdd is not grinding. The HDD light stays on and this all lasts for around 20 seconds sometimes longer.
I am certain the connectors are all correct. Could it be a "sleep" mode or something in BIOS? I'd like to go back to win2k but sadly alot of games nowadays are xp only and even going into vista only soon so ugh). Not sure yet, so therefore don't just go out and buy parts if it is a mobo issue, is bios considered a mobo issue or no?Click to expand...
wanted me to copy boot.ini, ntldr, and ntdetect.com. The game I was playing is very graphic intensive (part of the reason I chose it) so it might have been chewing up a large potion of memory that it didnt Login _ Social Sharing Find TechSpot on... You can read threads as a guest, but you have to register before you can post.
but its only done it once. I will try to download the manual and have a peek myself.