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Windows 7: HP H8-1234 Desktop PC Hard Drive Keeps Running

31 Mar 2015   #1
pixelchic

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
HP H8-1234 Desktop PC Hard Drive Keeps Running

My Hard drive seems to keep running and I do not know how to make it stop, it just recently started doing this .
I have not made any upgrades so not sure what could have caused this.

Hoping someone can help.


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31 Mar 2015   #2
comptech

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

welcome to the forum...
How did you say this you touch the HDD its spinning up?
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01 Apr 2015   #3
pixelchic

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

I'm sorry I don't understand your reply
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01 Apr 2015   #4
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Your hard drive is supposed to keep running, why would you want it to stop ?
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04 Apr 2015   #5
pixelchic

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

The issue has been fixed, it turned out to be my power supply.
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