Diagnosis? Dying HD?

Possibly the worst noise that you can expect to hear as a user of a computer: a HD in the process of kicking the bucket.

Published 2008-03-14. Read 2,411 times. Comments. Tagged: hardware

Listen to this:

[vid:20080314-diagnosis]

My gut feeling is a HD on the way out but I tried each of them while it was still running and everything was as quick as ever (I think). I restarted and took the side of the case off but there’s no noise anymore…

Odd…

About Oli: I’m a Django and Python programmer, occasional designer, Ubuntu member, Ask Ubuntu moderator and technical blogger. I occasionally like to rant about subjects I should probably learn more about but I usually mean well.

Stay updated: Subscribe by RSS or Subscribe by Email.