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Sony Vaio Desktop VGC-LS1 Clicking sound, Screen doesnt illuminat

I have a Sony All in one desktop Model # VGC-LS1
Been using it for a few years

The computer started giving me the following error when started "Missing operating System" along with Clciking from the hard drive

I then checked the bios and it didnt recognize the hard drive..i restarted the pc a few times and it eventually boots without any problems.

Finally today i took the pc apart , i made sure not to fry anything and when i restarted the pc..i still hear the clicking but the monitor doesnt illuminate now...could it be that something isnt grounded etc inside?

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What happen to my PC when i turn on " VGC LS1" got white screen but i still can hear the Windows run normal?? Help Please!! thanks

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    same problem here too, windows boots fine but white screen.

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Clicking/ticking from a hard drive never means anything good. It means that the arm inside the hard drive is crashing into the platters it reads/writes. You need to backup your data immediately, and replace the hard drive.

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