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    HDD - weird sound

    Thanks for both of you for your patience. I am guilty ;) because I didn't specify any details. Both drives are 7200 RPM, both are SATA. The older drive (Western Digital) is much louder while operating, its really loud "crushing rocks"-like sound, but is propably silent while idle. The new...
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    HDD - weird sound

    Already done that, the drives look healthy as for now. Tried a couple of programms (software) - some won't work, one showed 98% but I don't know which HDD was that result about - I was unable to select or change anything. Another showed me that both PASSED, but time tests wouldn't run. Do you...
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    Dual boot W7/XP

    I did what you said and something (not actual changes) on my own, so here's what I did: 0. Tools-> Auto configure Boot.ini does NOT do anything. (Is that what you meant?) 1. I clicked "Add/Remove Entries" 2. I have choosen Windows->Type-> NT/2k/XP/2k3 3. Name (XP) is popping up automatically...
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    HDD - weird sound

    Hi, I have installed a new HDD. (The old HDD is still there.) The problem is, now I hear a weird noise coming from the computer, and it's surely the new HDD. The sound is like humming starting each 1 second, perhaps a little more. The sound is getting louder at the end, and then stops. It is...
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    Dual boot W7/XP

    I get exactly the same problem, except it says File:\Boot\BCD I installed XP long time ago and Windows 7 now. When I was installing "7", I disconnected the old HDD so the XP system was not visible. Later I have had both HDDs connected, but there was a problem - I had to use BIOS to change HDD...