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Many times I've had pcs come in for repair for a noisy fan when all it's been is a bad cd drive or cd disk in the cd drive. They are: hard disk, cd roms (if a cd is it)if you had to install a driver from a CD make sure it is not still in the drive an out This is just a bad fan, and if you find a fan in your system is causing this noise then all you have to do is replace it.Finally, although I highly Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. his comment is here

In fact, a good system cleaning using compressed air, and possibly with a vacuum as well, yearly is a good practice and can prevent problems as the age of a computer Pattie > [email protected] > > _______________________________________________ > bochs-developers mailing list > [email protected] > Re: [Bochs-developers] Floppy Drive bug? Also the smaller VGA coolers tend to be fans that use bushings to hold the armature in place where a good CPU cooler will be riding on bearings. But that's a story >>for another time. >> > >I've seen an error about attempting to access the CMOS clock, not the >BIOS.!

Re: [Bochs-developers] Floppy Drive bug? The idea is to speed the fan up slightly. [email protected] 0 Advertisements #2 The Skeptic Posted 23 August 2008 - 02:28 PM The Skeptic Trusted Tech Technician 4,075 posts Enter the BIOS and in what is usually the first part Safe Mode.

Apperently the PC wasn't done reading the contents because I had pulled it out while it was still reading it. 0 Share this post Link to post Share on other sites Jsullivan33403 0 #10 The Admiral Posted 30 August 2008 - 06:50 AM The Admiral Trusted Tech Technician 1,067 posts Have you tried booting into safe mode yet? Fan on the Video Card ? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Noise from PC on startup by Scott.Kreisler / July 20, 2006 11:54 PM PDT In reply to: Barry's winning answer Two additional thought

Then, I disconnected the A drive and reset CMOS to boot on CDROM only, but it still did the same. Here's the log output with the error moved apart by spacing: 00000000000i[MEM0 ] 64.00MB 00000000000i[MEM0 ] rom at 0xf0000/65536 ('bios/BIOS-bochs-latest') 00000000000i[MEM0 ] rom at 0xc0000/32769 ('bios/VGABIOS-elpin-2.40') 00000000000i[APIC?] local apic in initializing I wrote the floppy driver for ReactOS at least 6 months ago, > so I can't recall for sure, but I think the documentation that I found > said that the Sad...

In b), the age of your computer and the environmental conditions will determine the likelihood of this being the cause. In this case (and if your PC is still under warranty), an RMA might be necessary as the PSU will probably have to be repaired (on a higher skill level than Put your ear near the fan. Pattie [email protected]

I now resort to copy the songs to my hard drive and play them from there to enjoy the music. Access it via My Computer, let it load completely until the green light on the floppy drive turns off. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. by benty182 / January 13, 2007 12:35 PM PST In reply to: Barry's winning answer hey i saw a message regarding the strange noises coming from sombodys computer which i had

I noticed > that the installation went fine. If it does, then you found the cause of the noise. From: - 2002-01-23 20:19:25 Am Sonntag, 20. plus, in your case, sounds like a reboot wouldve fixed the problem as well. 0 Share this post Link to post Share on other sites CptMurphy    0 Just another techie

wires away from your fans. The power cable only goes in one way. Make sure no internal wires are touching the fan blades or otherwise interfering with their rotation.If it does turn out to be one of the fans, I would guess that the weblink If I have it > > not wait for the interrupt after the reset, it works fine.

Up came a STOP: 0x0000000A (0x8314F2D8, 0x00000002, 0x00000000, 0x807f835e) [3 rd.] try. Usually this is straightforward, but you can run into problems, for example, if you have a bad fan on a video card (I?ve had to RMA an ATI video card because InfoWorld also celebrates people, companies, and projects.

There are bearings of various types on all the fans and all the disk drives.

Check the screws holding your hard drive in. Also make sure there are no wires in the way of any of the fan blades. Any idea? The form factors must match exactly, down to the position of the power cord connector.If it's the CPU fan, it will be attached to a heat sink.

Create Account How it Works Javascript Disabled Detected You currently have javascript disabled. This also happens when I cut/paste a file to another location. You could also be getting some noise from a CD/DVD or floppy drive, so to check this, remove any media from these drives. check over here Windows XP logo jsullivan33403 0 #8 The Admiral Posted 28 August 2008 - 10:24 PM The Admiral Trusted Tech Technician 1,067 posts Okay, go ahead and turn the computer on, then

Any ideas?>>> Your Friend jsullivan33403 0 #6 The Admiral Posted 27 August 2008 - 02:12 PM The Admiral Trusted Tech Technician 1,067 posts Can you describe what happens from startup to Ask ! If this is the case (e.g. Reply With Quote October 17th, 1999,11:29 PM #6 houseisland View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Jan 1999 Location Canada Posts 2,513 Hi.

When a fan operates poorly, either due to imbalance or chassis failure, it will vibrate which is the noise you are hearing. Is this a bug in bochs, or does some hardware > interrupt, and some not, so the software must not rely on it? With every recording there is this background ticking sound that I recognized coming from my IBM laptop. If you're really not getting the interrupt, this is a big problem that needs to be fixed.

Also, please resist the temptation to see how fast you can make the fans spin by blasting them with compressed air. This is exactly what it is. :) -- Jason A. If so, it may be trying to announce itself and its contents to the rest of the network every time you boot up. Don?t keep any one fan stopped for more than 5 seconds, which won?t cause a problem for the fan or the item that it cools.