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Dell Dimension 1100 hard drive activity light on constantly and hard drive making noise, lagging

The desktop hard drive activity green light is on and takes a long time to stop and flash (what it is supposed to do), the hard drive once made a loud screech sound, it constantly makes sounds and the cpu has spikes and works at 100% alot, the computer is lagging when the cpu is 2.80Ghz and 2.00GB Ram. Personally I think the hard drive is gradually failing, but im not sure.

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Try to create an other user and login with that user, then check if the issue still happen.

Posted on Jan 03, 2013

  • Surajit Ghosh Jan 03, 2013

    Nope still seems to being the same thing after creating the new account.

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