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Old 07-07-2004, 08:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I've been having a small problem with my CDROM. It starts running even though I haven't done anything to make it run. When it starts spinning my PC freezes for about 3 seconds and then the CDROM stops and everything's OK. Any ideas??
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Old 07-07-2004, 09:05 PM   #2 (permalink)
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yea typically happens when windows needs to see what's in the cd-rom, meaning it'll spin up for a sec, to find what's there... sounds like you have an older os with that 3 second wait?
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I had that problem back when I used to use Win95. What CD is it trying to read?
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Old 07-07-2004, 09:30 PM   #4 (permalink)
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It's trying to read Medal of Honor and I have 98SE installed.
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Quick solution: remove your Medal of Honor CD when you are not playing the game. What are you usually doing when this 3 second delay occurs?
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Your from Ft. Smith eh? My family is from Arkhoma. Thanks for the replys.
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