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Clicking coming from inside my laptop

I have a constant clicking noise coming from inside my laptop. It has only recently started doing it and i have had the laptop for about 6 months.
Does anybody have any ideas what it is or why it is clicking?
I was told by pc world that it is normal hard drive noise but i dont agree and it is most annoying

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  • Anonymous Dec 07, 2008

    I have Presario PC notebook F700, it started clicking noise after 3months, does anyone know the answer to this problem?

  • lynnesafc Dec 08, 2008

    I am currently in a distpute with my purchaser as i have taken mine to a local shop for a second opinion.

    I have an engineers report that now says my hard drive is Faulty and it should NOT make any clicking sounds at all.



    So if i were you i would take it back where you got it from and ask them to check it

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No no it is the noise of your hard disk ...as i have also same sound coming frm my laptop...

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Still got my clicking coming from inside my laptop


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If they won't, you can get pick a brand new one online at decent prices.

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