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PC keeps chicking disc drive every 10 seconds or so.

  1. #1

    Posts : 23
    Windows 8.1

    PC keeps chicking disc drive every 10 seconds or so.

    I don't know why all of a sudden it is doing this, but the disc icon shows up near my mouse and my PC makes a noise every 10 seconds or so as if there were a disc in my disc drive, where there is actually not one. This happened after I uninstalled and reinstalled a graphics driver.

    I uninstalled it, rebooted my PC, and that's when it happened. Reinstalling the graphics driver didn't change it but I don't see how it would either.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Posts : 209
    Windows 8.1 (HOME not Pro) 64bit

    go to bios and disable your cd-rom??
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

PC keeps chicking disc drive every 10 seconds or so.
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