Windows 7 help

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

dvd r/w

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

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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

i only have the one fan which is on the cpu itself


Essential Member
Did you try the rest of my suggestions?

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