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Please feel free to move it if you feel some other place is more appropriate. However, I have read somewhere that there IS a workaround so that you can keep the old OS, something with a registry and drivers, not sure - google it and you'll Some people hate it because of it's anti God message but it's a great read. New Processor, new heat sink fan, what? http://openfeedback.org/hard-drive/why-does-my-hard-drive-activity-light-constantly-blink.php

Finally, one last desperate search later, I came across this thread and in the same search this page suggesting two methods I hadn't tried. I did not try disabling LPM (some sort of power saving mod) but I did change the SATA mode from AHCI to IDE. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 18, 2004 4:03 AM PDT In reply to: Your choice. Why does Worf receive only a reprimand for killing Duras?

Hard Drive Light Stays On And System Freezes

YOU HAVE THIS covered.2. There are no freezes or crashes in safe mode. by panic / July 18, 2004 3:42 AM PDT In reply to: How did the test turn out? Computer freezes, no BSOD, requires restart More resources See also Computer screen freezes while gaming, requires a manual restart to fix.

CTRL ALT DEL does nothing..only thing i can do is hit the power button... Reply quer17iron says: November 22, 2015 at 3:09 pm https://pricklytech.wordpress.com/2014/02/04/windows-8-1-enabling-ahci-after-installing-windows/ Reply redcore087 says: January 5, 2017 at 10:59 pm nono, I wanted to let you know that you helped alot of So far I've backed up 1,384,723MB of data in 306,201 files! Computer Freezes Hdd Light Stops Proffitt Forum moderator / July 18, 2004 3:50 AM PDT In reply to: PC shut down & Freezing The test can uncover the base issue in just a few minutes.

I have an NVIDIA graphics card like many people in these comments. You need to have the proper drivers and select the right chipset, change the mode in the bios, then reboot and if everything was correctly configures, it will work. by Ajak / July 31, 2004 12:32 AM PDT In reply to: It may not be the CPU. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - It may not be the CPU.

Everything works great now. Hard Drive Light Stays On All The Time The system freezes, sometimes for just a few seconds and sometimes permanently and I have to do a hard shutdown. Unfortunately, this may mean leaving the computer on for a while & not touching it. (Unless of course its unique to a sequence of events.) You should consider loading up Performance My windows is up to date as of now.

Hard Drive Light Turns Off And Computer Freezes

with the same problems still occuring. You can keep it running in the system tray. Hard Drive Light Stays On And System Freezes To determine which disk controller your mainboard uses open the Windows Device Manager (Search for Device Manager in the start-menu search field) and look for "IDE ATA/ATAPI controllers" and/or "Storage controllers" Computer Freezes Hard Drive Light Off Either the component that raises this event is not installed on your local computer or the installation is corrupted.

LVL7gamerJul 26, 2013, 11:11 AM @Chavez1 I have also had the same problems as you had. because if you do something wrong, there is a chance that the cpu may get fried. =/Another tip, is to check the cpu fan speed or even open up the computer Reply Melibellule says: January 7, 2014 at 12:28 pm Just letting you know that you saved my computer with this single comment : I had exactly the same issue, and reverting by samgrove / July 30, 2004 1:16 AM PDT In reply to: If its not heat, its likely memory. Computer Freezes Hdd Light Solid

Verified that all temperatures are well below maximums, haven't seen the GPU over 50, and haven't seen the CPU over 40-45. I?ve had this virus too, and needed a update from Microsoft, to solve it.Check their website =)Regards/KennethSweden Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: PC shut down & Freezing I checked them all, but these were the only ones that had updates. http://openfeedback.org/hard-drive/computer-switches-to-ide-drive-at-random-shuts-down-computer.php share|improve this answer edited May 22 '12 at 8:11 slhck 129k38332372 answered May 22 '12 at 1:08 larry 411 1 What is the connection of "NTFS VOLUME LOG" with the

The HDD Activity light turned a solid blue (no flicking just constantly light up). Hard Drive Light Always On Windows 10 It will show the process using the most cpu or i/o. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Computer Newbies forum 62 total posts (Page 1 of 3) 01 02 03 Next Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer

chavez1May 6, 2013, 9:48 PM Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit Randomly Freezes No BSOD just random freezes with screen on and no keys or cursor repsond, all I can do is

Simple Oracle connection using JDBC I'm designing a no-data USB cable : How should the end be marked? Here's why. Thanks for the post, at least theres hope. Reset To Device, \device\raidport0, Was Issued. Cooling the case.Adding fans rarely cures this.

Will give it a go tonight. Some owners are not ready for the hard disk contents to vanish."When i firat boot up i seem too get about 10 mins worth, then the screen freezes and then shuts but if all that is ok....then, I think you should simply start by getting a new piece of memory. Do any exist?

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: Your choice- Test results by panic / July 18, 2004 10:04 PM PDT In reply to: Your choice. I've made sure that all plugs, that I know of, are seated well and that nothing is coming unplugged at random times. I'm unable to summon my BIOS to reverse my changes and fear my data is lost for good. (I have so much crossover on various clouds I'm not sure what's backed Power Supply: Rosewill Xtreme Series RX850-S-B 850W Continuous @40°C, 80 PLUS Certified2 Western Digital Caviar Green 1TB hard drives (1 Brand new, the other out of an old external hard drive)1

The next step I've tried was updating all drivers with DriverMax. I had the same problem on a new build a number of years ago. Sometimes from a cold boot the screen just goes a solid light blue colour with no cursor. The Golden Compass First of a three part fantasy/sci-fi series.

Reply David says: June 29, 2015 at 10:33 am From Spain, with a Kingston v300, same problem…not sure if Nvidia Driver or anything else.