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Old 12-30-2011, 08:50 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hey guys,
Im have a problem with my hard drive, its making a clicking noise(like a blinker in a car) does this mean my hard drive is fixing to go?

thank for any help,

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Back up all data ASAP. It's on its way out.

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Old 12-30-2011, 09:04 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Back up all data ASAP. It's on its way out.
ok there arent any important data i was just installing Ubuntu Server and was going to try and learn how to setup me a server so i can access my music, pics, etc. anywhere using the internet.
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Agreed, it's going to die at some point. Clicking is a sign of physical issue with the drive.

If you are just using it for fun then nothing to worry about, just don't be surprised when one day it doesn't work.
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