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Studio 17 I-7 Tapping Sound when web surfing

by pleasant44 / November 11, 2010 11:05 PM PST

Am having an annoying tapping sound whenever I navigate from one site to another. Sounds like a slight tap of a tin cup. Ran system diagnostics and all is fine. Does not occur when opening docs on word, excel. etc. Before going to Dell Software Support, thought I would run this by the forum. Only had the system for 4 months and agree with other owners; the fan runs more often then not. Thanks

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For a test.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 12, 2010 1:17 AM PST

Mute the speakers and see if this is the usual IE navigation click.
Bob

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Tapping sound issue
by pleasant44 / November 12, 2010 2:20 AM PST
In reply to: For a test.

Yes, indeed. That silenced it...... is there an adjustment in IE that I need to adjust or just keep the speaker on Mute? Thanks for the clue

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Try this on google.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 12, 2010 2:59 AM PST
In reply to: Tapping sound issue

Thanks for trying the simple (?) test.

How do I silence Internet Explorer's Navigation Click?

Pick the article you like!
Bob

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IE Navigation Click
by pleasant44 / November 12, 2010 6:04 AM PST
In reply to: Try this on google.
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