Question about Computers & Internet
Sounds. They are very high pitched when the computer powers up and decreases as it gets going; however, this seems to prevent the monitor from getting a signal so I end up manually restarting the system. I think these manual restarts with the power button are harming my system because it frequently will error. Says something is missing or whatever. That usually requirs still another manual restart. A friend said to get a big magnet and extract the static that way. Do you think that would work? Where would I get a magnet like that? Thanks.
Try reinstalling the audio drivers, go into device manager and uninstall the audio drivers, restart the PC, if the high pitched noise is still there before the computer re-installs the drivers, that will mean that there is feed back coming from somewhere, if there is no high pitched noise after this you know it was a bad sound driver.
Good luck and post back with the results please.
PS make sure the audio jack is pushed in properly too!!
Posted on Feb 19, 2009
Forget the magnet. Noises like the ones you describe are usually because of a few things: 1) the hard drive is going bad, 2) a fan going bad, or 3) the CD drive is making noise. I'd like to know what the error message reads. And yes, you are correct that restarting the computer with the power button will sooner or later harm your computer.
Posted on Feb 19, 2009
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jan 28, 2017 | Vizio Televison & Video
Feb 03, 2016 | Samsung Ln40e550 40 1080p Lcd Tv ln40e550
Apr 25, 2017 | Acer Computers & Internet
Jul 29, 2012 | ASUS Computers & Internet
May 11, 2012 | Televison & Video
Dec 19, 2017 | 2003 Volkswagen GTI
Jun 28, 2009 | Uniden Cordless Phone
May 05, 2009 | Chevrolet TrailBlazer EXT Cars & Trucks
Jan 17, 2008 | Microsoft LifeCam VX-6000 (68C-00001)...
Jun 23, 2018 | The Computers & Internet
90 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!