Intermittent Noise Coming from the System

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I have purchased the 500GB Western Digital WD500BEVT internal 2.5 SATA HDD for my Dell Inspiron 1750 laptop. The working condition is good, only that there is an intermittent noise coming from the system like "click."

I already checked it by doing several check-ups of the disk using the WD hardware diagnostics, defragging the drive, and scanning for viruses, but the noise is still there, and it becomes persistent especially in the long hours of use.

Does this problem have something to do with the unit, since I have Toshiba with a Pentium Dual Core 2.0 processor with Accumdata?

1 TB drive has been working great for several years now. Please enlighten me as to what causes this noise, and please help me get away with this problem. Your assistance to this problem will be highly appreciated. Thank you.

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Answered By 0 points N/A #100575

Intermittent Noise Coming from the System

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Hello there

This is a physical problem as sound is created. It cant be virus or anything on the hard drive.

Noises coming from a hard drive is not a good sign. Hard drive is a mechanical system and should run smoothly. I am afraid it is a manufacturing fault. Hard drives either tend to malfunction early or stay healthy for a long time.

This is going to happen to your hard drive sooner than you think. I presume it has a warranty period. Waste no time in contacting the hard drive's manufacturer or seller.  They should try to repair it or offer you a new one.

Answered By 0 points N/A #100577

Intermittent Noise Coming from the System

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Greetings…

Hello, I have some information and looking forward to help and answer your question. As i read your problem regarding intermittent noise coming from your system like clicking this is not a noise and I will tell you honestly it is a beep code.

I will give you  a beep code and the description of it such as; NO BEEPS it means NO POWER or the peripherals are loose and also Bad CPU or MB. ONE BEEP it means that your computer is running normally or fine. TWO BEEPS is means that your POST or CMOS have error.

ONE LONG and ONE SHORT BEEP it means that your motherboard have problem. ONE LONG AND TWO SHORT BEEPS it means that your video card have problem. ONE LONG AND THREE SHORT BEEPS it means also that your video card have problem.

THREE LONG BEEPS it means that your KEYBOARD has an error. REPEATED LONG BEEPS it means that your memory has an error. CONTINUES HI-LO BEEPS its means that the CPU is overheating.

I also advice you can also ask some help and advice to COMPUTER TECHNICIAN if there is any problem to fix your computer hardware.

I hope and will help and gain information to answer your problem. 

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