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Britton30 View Public Profile Find More Posts by Britton30 20 Jul 2013 #9 LeonPT Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1 8 posts Quote: Originally Posted by nommy the It will work for normally for around 5-10 minutes before the lockup returns. * I have the hard drive split into two partitions. Once the disk was essentially all errors\fixed errors, I bought a new disk and cracked open the old one. nommy the first View Public Profile Find More Posts by nommy the first 20 Jul 2013 #8 Britton30 Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1 24,343 posts Mt. More about the author

i thought i had fixed it by trying a few other solutions i had found here on the net such as.... 1. Reset the bios (turn off ur pc, remove the battery, wait a minute then plug it back in) 3. And there hasn't been any files that I could not access. Hopefully the hard drive is what was causing the random freezing issues, because I don't want to have to mess with mem, PSU, or motherboard issues.

Hard Drive Freezes Computer When Connected

Supposedly the SSD won't work as well, but it fixed the stuttering and freezes, probably because it apparently disables power saving mode too, or so I've read. When I use Windows 7 then my computer specially hard drive light stays on and mouse is busy and I have to... Finally i manage to save my PC Changing BIOS mode from IDE to AHCI and reinstalling operating system.

I think I've narrowed it down to some sort of hardware issue. I want to try to repair the drive if possible, but I do not know how. Argh! Can Hard Drive Failure Cause Freezing And to my surprise the "restart" button worked too.

Hope this helps, Johnny m 0 l MMWolverine March 6, 2015 5:55:49 AM Hey guys, I'm having the same exact issues on my ASUS N61Jq. Computer Freezes Hard Drive Light Stays On May be worth checking out m 0 l exban224 March 24, 2013 4:45:02 PM Does sound like the hdd is dying, doubt that kind of freeze would be the mobo. Reply Ben says: October 27, 2015 at 8:30 pm I realise this is an old article, but its the first that shows on Google, any way, I had this problem of Then I phoned Samsung and they managed to solve the problem.

InvalidErrorAug 10, 2014, 2:04 PM Ste_crowther94 said: My I just add. Computer Freezes When Accessing Hard Drive Can you give me some guidance on how to make sure the RAM is in there securely? Reply Donncha says: January 7, 2014 at 12:47 pm Glad I could help Melibellule! In there, are several very good hard drive testing tools, I use GWscan because I have WD and Seagate drives, GWscan can check both of them.

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However, it seems like after I added this harddrive my computer will randomly freeze. I have an NVIDIA graphics card like many people in these comments. Hard Drive Freezes Computer When Connected I tried unplugging the power cable and holding down the power button for 30 secs with no... Secondary Hard Drive Freezing Computer I don't know why the RAM would be bad now, cause it's a little over a year old and nothing was wrong with my comp until I put that hard drive

solved What causes a bad block in a hard drive? http://olivettipc.com/hard-drive/move-hard-drive-from-one-computer-to-another.html It's not a full hard lock. Only bettered by the superb Batman: Son of the Demon. I use Hiren's Boot CD, you can download it from my link below. External Hard Drive Keeps Freezing

I have a WD7500BPKT 750 GB HDD (Western Digital) and I've been experiencing random freezes on my laptop computer. Sometimes when i turn on my computer right before the windows loading screen something appears saying, and i quote: Detecting drivers, please wait... most people didn't even know this.. http://olivettipc.com/hard-drive/computer-won-39-t-boot-with-second-hard-drive.html There were no blue screens, no error log, no overheating, no system restore, nothing.

This would allow windows to install a driver by its own (no idea which version though). Computer Freezes Hard Drive Light Off Look in your BIOS to see what it is showing for that rail voltage, it is listed under PC Health in my BIOS, so look for something similar. m 0 l miomeinmio March 27, 2013 10:51:27 PM Well, I'm going effing crazy.

Thanks alot 9 answers Last reply Apr 2, 2016 More about hdd disappears computer random freezes InvalidErrorAug 10, 2014, 2:19 AM Check the HDD's SMART status using a tool like HDTach

A healthy drive won't fail the seagate tests. I also discovered the case speaker was unplugged from the motherboard and I remember why I unplugged it. Basically at the moment i am using Windows 7 Home and will be upgrading to Windows 8.1 in about a weeks time. Hard Drive Light Turns Off And Computer Freezes Freezing happens on average once every day or two.

If it's NOT zero then you'll just have to wait until it's done.There's no workaround as this is likely a hardware issue, though I have heard of some people successfully replacing The freezing happened again. Since morning I messed with the hard drive as much as I could, after it booted there was no way I could make it stop on purpose like it would by http://olivettipc.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-transfer-to-new-computer.html Computer Type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom self built OS 64-bit Windows 10 CPU Intel i7-3930K 3.2 Ghz (O/C to 4 Ghz) Motherboard ASRock X79 Extreme11 Memory 32 GB (8GBx4) G.SKILL

The problem can't be entirely due to the error handling behavior of the SATA controller. Of course, after replacing the damaged drive I suggest my neighbors to buy an UPS. Sometimes my PC will randomly just "lock up". Can a bad hard drive cause the computer to completely crash ?

So, do you think the stick itself is really the issue, or is it the port I want to test? Ask a new question Read More Computers Storage Hard Drives Build Related Resources Help! with the same problems still occuring. But as others have said, get the drive replaced if it's under warranty.

Do I need to take it to someone who can tell by looking at it? now it is dead again solved Secondary HDD freezing and starting again solved Random computer freezes solved Computer Random Freezes Vista 64 on new Computer - BSOD and random crash/freeze of Report back with results. I thought it was some feature of the BIO, Energy Saving whatever thingies since I read after searching on google that it might be a config to make beeps if the

Reply alsatan says: May 24, 2016 at 12:30 am Thank you very much to all. A few brave souls asking for log files Suggestions to update firmware and BIOS Solitary pleas for help. It's a great file system, and a wonderful volume manager, if you are careful and know what you are doing.