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Processor Lagg?

by BOUBRE / January 30, 2007 10:49 AM PST

I have an intel dual core D 940 processor and sometimes I will hear a click from inside the computer and the computer will lagg for a second, i think it is the processor, does anyone know how to fix this, or if it is something different.

thanks very much

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No you won't hear any sound from the cpu. the fan..maybe
by ahtoi / January 30, 2007 4:05 PM PST
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or the harddrive which is more likely the case.

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possible hard drive problem
by linkit / January 31, 2007 1:32 AM PST
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Remove the case door and listen to identify the clicking hardware.

The word "click" plus a momentary lag screams to me, "HARD DRIVE!" Backup all important files ASAP. Run the hard drive maker's free diagnostic utility. Run XP's hard drive error-checking utilities.

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