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Back to top #4 Budapest Budapest Bleepin' Cynic Moderator 23,517 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:07:07 PM Posted 28 April 2009 - 02:26 AM Check in your scheduled tasks for anything Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... c:\users\MICHAE~1\appdata\local\temp\ACROBA~1.SH! http://magicnewspaper.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-keeps-running-even-without-program-running.html

Screen shot is attached. In Explorer, right click on the C: drive and select Properties. movorus, Feb 20, 2011 #10 movorus Thread Starter Joined: Feb 13, 2011 Messages: 8 Well I finally figured how to get things running. The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who haven't got it.--George Bernard Shaw Back to top Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Back to Windows XP https://www.windows10forums.com/threads/hard-drive-often-running-constantly.2839/

Hard Drive Constantly Running Windows 10

Observations: Drive has basically stopped cycling but programs still lock up. If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us. system reserve disk was framgmented jani, Dec 17, 2016 #17 Iron Arm Joined: Sep 13, 2016 Messages: 2 Likes Received: 0 jani said: had same issue.

The highest I/O process in task manager is ccSvcHst at around 837,000 reads. The only browser that will run is IE. Using the site is easy and fun. Windows 10 Constant Hard Drive Activity Any suggestions on the next direction I can pursue?

ndashutosh parekh, Apr 8, 2016 #10 Vince Massi Joined: Feb 18, 2016 Messages: 400 Likes Received: 41 Location: Mexico Since there is more than one possible cause, there is more than Hard Drive Constantly Running Windows 7 Specifically update to Windows defender. c:\users\MICHAE~1\appdata\local\temp\~ef3363.SH! here MsMpEng.exe seems to be Microsoft Security Essential I just installed, but I stopped scanning.

it is not downloading updates, running defrag or disc check. Hard Drive Constantly Running Vista From the menu at the top of the Task Manager display, click View -> Select Columns..., check the "I/O Reads" column and click OK. Member of the Bleeping Computer A.I.I. Try the suggestion to just let it run for a while.

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drive firmware is busy relocating bad sectors to prevent data loss. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-performance/hard-drive-continues-running-light-keeps-blinking/6b3c6e1c-1b65-4165-b00e-31148e0b40c6 asked 4 years ago viewed 4927 times active 4 years ago Blog Stack Overflow Podcast #100 - Jeff Atwood Is Back! (For Today) Developers without Borders: The Global Stack Overflow Network Hard Drive Constantly Running Windows 10 within the Windows 7 , Windows Vista Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. Hard Drive Constantly Running Windows 8 Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 10-19-2007, 01:43 AM #2 JohnthePilot Manager, TSF Articles Join Date: Mar 2006 Location: Cheltenham, near Wales.

I use the computer for my startup engineering consulting business and need to figure out the next step. http://magicnewspaper.com/hard-drive/hard-drive-always-running.html I don't have any bad sectors on my drives (C,D) C= SSD (OS installed) D = traditional spinner (personal data) ndashutosh parekh, Apr 8, 2016 #9 ndashutosh parekh Joined: Apr c:\users\TEMP~1.WIN\appdata\local\temp\ACROBA~1.SH! Off-Topic Tags How-tos Drivers Ask a Question Computing.NetForumsGeneral HardwareHard Drives My hard drive keeps running a long time after bootup. Hard Drive Running Constantly

Wheeliebean replied Feb 1, 2017 at 3:39 AM New Computer BSOD Issues... Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Back to top #6 Kirbert Kirbert Members 1 posts OFFLINE Local time:10:07 AM Posted 25 August 2016 - 05:05 PM I FOUND IT! http://magicnewspaper.com/hard-drive/a-drive-constantly-running.html You'll be able to ask questions about Windows 10 or chat with the community and help others.

No, create an account now. How To Fix 100% Disk Usage In Windows 10 c:\users\MICHAE~1\appdata\local\temp\ACROBA~1.SH! How tall do you have to be to be an astronaut?

I hear HDD running constantly and HDD LED blinking.

Back to top #10 Romeo29 Romeo29 Learning To Bleep BC Advisor 3,194 posts OFFLINE Gender:Not Telling Location:127.0.0.1 Local time:04:07 AM Posted 29 April 2009 - 09:20 AM Looks like Symnatec Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Family and loved ones will always be a priority in my daily life. Computer Constantly Running In Background Symmantec tells me it is not their software causing this.

When you click on More Relpy Options you will see Attach Files and Browse, click on Browse, this will open Pictures on your computer, click on the image you want to I suspect once is restart the machine it will be trigger the spinning again. Back to top #4 bjk360 bjk360 Topic Starter Members 27 posts OFFLINE Local time:04:07 AM Posted 23 November 2013 - 12:16 PM Greeting, I tried to post a screen see here Dunno how I didn't find it after all this time.

The time now is 02:07 AM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of I did not disable this one. free antivirus | ESET Online Scanner Back to top #8 goodbishop goodbishop Topic Starter Members 8 posts OFFLINE Local time:02:07 AM Posted 28 April 2009 - 11:49 PM M... Any help is appreciated.

I would try reinstalling Norton to see if that helps. Report • #5 jay_nar2012 June 28, 2012 at 08:10:37 Hard drives are meant to run after boot up, if you mean processor is running slow then do what the people above Report • #1 Richard59 June 28, 2012 at 06:09:59 Have you looked in task manager to see what processes are running while the drive is being read? But, for the rest of my systems I solved this problem: I installed Linux Mint 17.

Posts: 37,377 OS: Windows 10 Professional, Windows 10 build 14361, Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1 My System This is normal for Vista I'm afraid and is due to the For some reason, this POS does something cyclically, about once a second. Thank you in advance for all your help!!!! I had the same problem and tried some of the suggestions below but what worked for me was turning of automatic disk optimizer in the defrag area.

It's a stupid piece of software called Seagate Dashboard, and it automatically installs itself in your 'puter when you plug in a Seagate external hard drive. I need to get this system operating. If it's a desktop, turn it off, open it, and blow it out with canned air. You can even see which files are being used by which processes.

Select the Processes tab. keith l terrill, Sep 13, 2016 #15 ndashutosh parekh Joined: Apr 8, 2016 Messages: 14 Likes Received: 2 Location: Saint Louis MO USA Hello all, This post will.bring some insight. Windows uses the hard drive for memory when it doesn't have enough physical memory. The processes that are using a lot of I/O are almost certainly not using a lot of CPU time (as I/O is relatively slow) so Task Manager alone won't help.

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