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Still got my clicking coming from inside my laptop

Im not having the "its normal hard drive noise" I have got 3 laptops all the same make and none of them click like this,... its driving me mad!

Ive only had my laptop for 4 months and in the last 4 weeks its started clicking. Ive been told its normal hard drive noise..... I dont agree and i cant put up with it any longer..... im seriously going insane!


I have a compaq presario A935EM

I need help please otherwise this nice new laptop will be going to laptop heaven in the sky!!!! HELLLLLPPPPPPPPPPPPPPP

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  • lynnesafc Dec 06, 2008

    I took it back to pc world cos ive only had it since end of july. they told me its the hard drive and that the noise is normal... i cant cope with it any longer im seriously going insane.

  • lynnesafc Dec 06, 2008

    I think i will take it to one of my local pc shops and see if i can get them to look at it as i have limited knowledge... but i do know that its not normal as my other one doesnt do it.



    cheers for the info

  • tanvierahmed
    tanvierahmed May 11, 2010

    are you sure its hard driver... which makes the noise????

    Suppose if its really your Hard drive..

    Then its some thing you have to think abt seriously..

    Usually Hard drives make clicking voice when they are about to Dead... i recomend you to save ur data from this H-drv ASAP and show it to any technical person...



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Usually, the clicking means your hard drive is about to fail. Unfortunately, there is no much you can do about it. Since your PC is 4 months old, you should still be under warranty. Just ask them to replace it.


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

Good luck

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  • Marcelo Antelo Dec 06, 2008

    Since your computer is from HP, instead of talking to the store, call HP and explain the problem (you can be a bit dramatic). They are the ones responsible for the product and the ones that can replace it.

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