Windows 7 help

Discussion in 'Windows 7 Help and Support' started by carlos2009, Mar 6, 2010.

  1. carlos2009

    carlos2009 Senior Member

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    Hi all

    about 2 months ago i installed windows 7 ultimate on a trigem dreamsys which was running xp home..
    no problems all activated
    but now i think its the CPU or the drives that are making a revvving noise and its quite noisy sometime starts and stops and sometimes continuoius my specs are as follows
    2 x 512mb ram
    intel pen 4
    300gb = 3 partitions
    125gb = system drive with 3 partitions
    160gb

    dvd r/w

    what could it be please help as its driving me crazy
    thanks carl
     
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  2. reghakr

    reghakr Excellent Member

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    Do you have enough cooling on the PC, IE how many fans.

    You may need to open the case and see if possibly a cable is rubbing up against one of the fans.

    You can use this utility to check temperatures.

    CPU-Z or SpeedFan
     
  3. carlos2009

    carlos2009 Senior Member

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    i only have the one fan which is on the cpu itself
     
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    reghakr Excellent Member

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    Did you try the rest of my suggestions?
     
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