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Forum: General Discussion 21 Jul 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By Foster426
I'm using Chrome right now. IE works also. All...

I'm using Chrome right now. IE works also.
All of this didn't start happening until I removed windows 8.
Forum: General Discussion 21 Jul 2014
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By Foster426
Firefox "Connection Untrusted"

My computer came with Windows 7.
Around this time last year I updated to Windows 8, and the 8.1.
Yesterday I removed 8 and went back to 7.
Now Firefox has a "Connection Untrusted" warning before...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 16 Dec 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 691
Posted By Foster426
I've come to the conclusion that the noise is due...

I've come to the conclusion that the noise is due to vibration. I can feel the vibration when I touch that side of the computer. I want to go in and silence it, but I've never been inside an AIO.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 15 Dec 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 691
Posted By Foster426
Hard drive noise in desktop

Is it common for you to be able to hear the hard drive a little bit in an AIO?
My dad has an AIO also but you can't hear the hard drive at all in it. Only if you're really close to it. I noticed...
Forum: Graphic Cards 30 Nov 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1,181
Posted By Foster426
Greenish blueish colored screen with vertical lines

My mom has a Compaq laptop. It has Windows 7. Yesterday, the screen randomly turned a blue-ish green color. The Google Chrome new tab page is where she first noticed. It's pretty much wherever there...
Forum: Microsoft Office 29 Oct 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 4,840
Posted By Foster426
Microsoft Word 2010 keeps crashing.

I have Microsoft Word 2010, and the last couple days I haven't been able to use it. Whenever I open it up and start typing, it freezes. A box opens up and says "Microsoft Word has stopped working."...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 24 Oct 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 734
Posted By Foster426
Hard drive calibration

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Can someone explain why one program says my hard drive is having calibration problems, but one says it's okay? My hard drive has became a little bit louder within the last month,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Oct 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 821
Posted By Foster426
Also, my Raw Read Error Rate is 2.

Also, my Raw Read Error Rate is 2.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 22 Oct 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 821
Posted By Foster426
Calibration Retry Count

My Calibration Retry Count is at 618. My hard drive is very audible also. Is that a sign of failure?
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Oct 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By Foster426
What about hitting the laptop? I do recall...

What about hitting the laptop? I do recall hitting it in anger while playing Halo.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Oct 2012
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By Foster426
Laptop hdd failure

I'm not having a problem, I just have a question. I sent my laptop in to get the HDD replaced because it was being loud. It was also getting "Calibration Retry Count" errors. I've read some articles...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Oct 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 8,514
Posted By Foster426
I believe my computer is under warranty. I got in...

I believe my computer is under warranty. I got in April. The computer isn't acting differently at all. It works perfectly. I used HDTune and it showed the warning. I downloaded Seatools and it says...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Oct 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 8,514
Posted By Foster426
My hard drive is louder than usual. It's not...

My hard drive is louder than usual. It's not clicking or anything, but when it's accessing it's audible. If I'm in a reasonably quiet area and I'm close to my laptop I can hear my HDD perfectly. I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Oct 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 8,514
Posted By Foster426
I'm just wondering if the Calibration Retry Count...

I'm just wondering if the Calibration Retry Count error means that my HDD is going to fail.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Oct 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 8,514
Posted By Foster426
Calibration Retry Count

I ran HDTune and it shows a warning next to "Calibration Retry Count". Under the "Data" column, it's been 612 since yesterday. What does this mean for my hard drive? Also, I've use various other HDD...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 04 Oct 2012
Replies: 20
Views: 1,806
Posted By Foster426
The only time I hear it is when I'm in a...

The only time I hear it is when I'm in a relatively quiet enviroment. I know you should be able to hear your HDD sometimes but it's just annoying.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Oct 2012
Replies: 20
Views: 1,806
Posted By Foster426
I have done a disk check and no problems were...

I have done a disk check and no problems were shown.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Oct 2012
Replies: 20
Views: 1,806
Posted By Foster426
I'm sure it's the hard drive. It's just making...

I'm sure it's the hard drive. It's just making the usual read/write noises. It's not making the dangerous noises it makes when it's dying. I'm just really annoyed with hearing my hard drive work....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 01 Oct 2012
Replies: 20
Views: 1,806
Posted By Foster426
Hard drive loud

The hard drive on my laptop is loud. Not in a bad way, but it's noticeable. Now, I know that since I'm closer to the hard drive, that's why I can hear it so good. But, it's annoying. When I'm not...
Forum: Sound & Audio 26 Sep 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,328
Posted By Foster426
How would I get the Samsung supplied driver back?

How would I get the Samsung supplied driver back?
Forum: Sound & Audio 26 Sep 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,328
Posted By Foster426
Sound drop outs.

When I'm using Chrome or Firefox and I'm watching/listening to something in the browsers, the sound drops out if I do something in Windows or something else in the browser. I know that sound drop...
Forum: Sound & Audio 23 Sep 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 734
Posted By Foster426
Internet Sound Problems

I've posted about sound problems a lot in the past couple weeks. The DPC latency on my laptop was spiking severely. I somehow got the latency to calm down. Now I get spikes occasionally. But, the...
Forum: Backup and Restore 21 Sep 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 907
Posted By Foster426
Factory Restore

If I do a factory restore, will it wipe the backup that's on a 2nd partition?
Forum: Sound & Audio 17 Sep 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 882
Posted By Foster426
Sound crackle when online

I've been having DPC latency problems lately. It seems as if the latency ONLY spikes when using the internet. That's it. I play music in the Media Player; latency is fine, sound is fine. I play Halo...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 14 Sep 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 5,041
Posted By Foster426
CPU Throttling

I have LatencyMon. When the latency spikes it tells me to disable CPU throttling in the Control Panel. Problem is, I don't know where to go in the Control Panel to do that. Does anybody know where I...
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