Home > Hard Drive > HHD Light Stays On All The Time

HHD Light Stays On All The Time

Contents

I've already scanned my computer using AVG antivirus and Malwarebytes anti-malware, but both don't find anything (anymore). Still did not fix. Copy and paste this in your next post. Below you will reason of why the hard drive light stays on. 1. Source

Forum My Asus X550D Won't power on/charge - boot indicator no light. Start > All Programs > Accessories > System Tools > Defragment > Set the time schedule. 2. At some point, though, I noticed my DVD drive was no longer showing up in explorer. All Rights Reserved. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/254438-32-hard-drive-light-stays-system-slow

Hard Drive Light Always On Windows 10

What I mean by the term working is that your hard drive is either being accessed your operating system or the hard drive is write data to the physical hard disk so read on There is also the HDD cable, not sata cable taht goes from the pins on the board to the lights on the front, if those are backwards (positive Click here to Register a free account now!

Useful Searches Recent Posts Menu Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Menu Log in Sign up AnandTech Forums: Technology, Hardware, Software, and Deals Forums > Hardware and Technology > scan with malware bytes and hitman pro. I've been having to do a lot of ironing out work since I installed Windows 7 RC Build 7100. Hdd Light Stays On No Boot David KerrJun 28, 2014, 6:32 PM I know that this is an old tread but I am not running MS Windows but a flavour of UNIX586 called Linux Mint 16 MATE

if you came here because your HD light is on all the time, check your peripherals and try disconnecting them. Hard Drive Light Always On Windows 7 ncwagnerAug 22, 2011, 11:22 AM I tried the SeaTools for DOS solution that "lukeguk" recommended and it worked for me. (Thanks lukeguk!)For 3 months I suffered with all of the problems I'm so happy! http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/540913/hard-disk-light-almost-constantly-on-computer-very-slow/ I just ejected the SD card (was in there after downloading all the photos from the camera and had not bothered removing the SD card althoug had finished using it days

No errant processes were showing in the task manager. Hard Drive Light Solid if you came here because your HD light is on all the time, check your peripherals and try disconnecting them. CPU usage is normal but HDD light stays on Started by Zangetsu , Mar 19 2011 02:21 PM Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Please log in to reply 16 I've also created a factory-reset disk using Acer eRecovery software.

Hard Drive Light Always On Windows 7

Reboot. http://www.delete-computer-history.com/hard-drive-light-stays-on.html This is an invaluable service and an example of real community at work. Hard Drive Light Always On Windows 10 At some point, though, I noticed my DVD drive was no longer showing up in explorer. Hard Drive Light Stays On And System Slow Glad I looked up the problem on the off chance of finding a cure carmenpNov 24, 2013, 2:01 PM rdewey said: This is an old thread but it still comes up

At some point, though, I noticed my DVD drive was no longer showing up in explorer. http://splashwebservices.com/hard-drive/constant-100-hdd-activity-light.php and in doing so locking up the system. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. BUT... Hard Drive Light Stays On Computer Freezes

Family and loved ones will always be a priority in my daily life. If you are worried about drive health, Please try something like CrystalDiskInfo to see the drives current health status. Mine shuts itself off (T400 Thinkpad with Win 7) to conserve power, I just opened the tray and once it powered on the HDD light started working properly.Thanks to everyone posting http://splashwebservices.com/hard-drive/hdd-light-is-always-on.php My boot drive is a SSD and I was worried about that...

The problem with the noise that is mentioned in the topic is solved. Hard Drive Light Solid Windows 7 GotMeAgainDec 26, 2011, 11:38 PM Mine was doing the same thing. Nothing in Task Manager that shouldn't be in there, and nothing is taking up CPU time or I/O cycles.

As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged

if it does run ccleaner...defragler...use msconfig and in the start up tab turn stuff off. Obviously (from my experience) it is possible for something like a bad CD-ROM or DVD drive to make the HD light stay on, something I would not have previously guessed. http://crystalmark.info/download/index-e.html piriform speccy is showing my hdd status is good m 0 l nukemaster July 9, 2015 12:46:07 PM It may be worth looking at the S.M.A.R.T attributes section as well, Bootable Seatools For Dos But in Processes nothing in the CPU are running and all numbers are at 00. #3 Wyatt_Earp_Fan, Jun 20, 2009 reghakr Excellent MemberJoined:Jan 26, 2009Messages:14,220Likes Received:180 Hello, Try looking at the

No errant processes were showing in the task manager. Several functions may not work. I did however connect the SATA cable with the L end or the end that was bigger, to the HDD and the smaller one to the motherboard. http://splashwebservices.com/hard-drive/hdd-light-keeps-blinking.php JamesM3M5Oct 20, 2013, 3:31 PM lukeguk said: I have found what seems to be a solution!What seems to have been the problem is errors on the hard disc (file system I

and my other drives... Start > Control Panel > System and Security > Windows Update > Change the schedule. 4. but no amount of disk fixing made the light go off. Ask !

And I had checked earlier what processes were running, It says several things are runing in Applications, like IE, Firefox, Windows Live, etc. I've already scanned my computer using AVG antivirus and Malwarebytes anti-malware, but both don't find anything (anymore). It didn't help that it was a very fast SSD.I had disconnected both internal optical drives as I suspect the BluRay is stopping the system from booting intermittently.Win7 seems to be and my other drives...

At some point, though, I noticed my DVD drive was no longer showing up in explorer. My HD light was on continuously. how do i turn it on the battery can SolvedLaptop Battery Indicator Not Lighting Up?