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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. Uncheck the box that says "Allow Indexing Service to index this disk for fast file searching". Latest Articles How to set a Metered Connection for Windows 10 Home users Regedit32 posted Oct 19, 2016 Event ID 10016 - DistributedCOM Regedit32 posted Sep 6, 2016 How to resolve Is there something similar to Gödel's incompleteness theorems in physics? this contact form

jqs is Java Quick Starter csrss is client server runtime subsystem - a windows process. keith l terrill, Nov 28, 2015 #6 THUA Joined: Dec 13, 2015 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 Has anyone figured out the root cause to this issue yet? You could also try disabling some OS services, which have been linked to high disk usage sometimes, services like: BITS (Background Intelligent Transfer Service), Superfetch, Prefetch and Windows search, just to other wise we just kissed Microsoft Good-Bye! https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/222823/hard-drive-always-running-for-no-apparent-reason/

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Restarting your computer may help, and we'll keep trying to update." So the system has given up on trying to install for now at least. you might also want to get yourself a hard drive analysing tool from your hard drive manufacturer and test to make sure your disk doesn't have any bad sectors. Vince Massi, Apr 8, 2016 #11 Snooze77777 Joined: Mar 28, 2016 Messages: 2 Likes Received: 0 ndashutosh parekh said: Good thought Snooze777... 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.

The thought then might be server/bandwidth issues. Is it too late to swap to third person from first? If this is a wireless connection then scenario(s) could change. Hard Drive Constantly Running Vista Symmantec tells me it is not their software causing this.

Just to update y'all: I solved the problem by 1) reverting to Win7 and then 2) installing and using a Linux as my main OS (on all my computers). Hard Drive Constantly Running Windows 7 Not your discussion but it ended abruptly when we found a rootkit. Maybe I'm missing something obvious, but I'm not a tech head so do not want to do anything drastic to solve this; anyone any ideas on this please let me know Best decision I ever made.

I did a screen capture and saved it in the paint program and then tried to post it here. Windows 7 Constant Disk Activity Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Smart Firmware is installed on all modern hard drives at the factory Snooze77777, Apr 12, 2016 #12 glnla Joined: Aug 11, 2016 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 kev26a said: Hi, Proffitt Forum moderator / March 16, 2015 5:02 AM PDT In reply to: Desktop suddenly very slow, hard drive spinning...

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More About Us... http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-3173342/hard-drive-constantly-running-100.html Then, in the Processes display, click on the column header for the "I/O Reads" column to sort the list of displayed processes based on the number of "I/O reads". Hard Drive Constantly Running Windows 10 Ask ! Hard Drive Constantly Running Windows 8 TsVk!

To see IF there are applications running, CTRL ALT DELETE click TASK MANAGER, if unwanted items are running, highlight and click END TASK. http://osuweb.net/hard-drive/second-hard-drive.php To get into Safe Mode when you first power up, hit F8 about once a second until you get the menu and select Safe Mode. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Maybe. Maybe there is a another way? Windows 10 Constant Hard Drive Activity

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. I attached a screenshot. For a malware sweep download MALWAREBYTES (as long as the system will allow you) and run it to see if it picks anything up, follow the instructions and if malware bugs navigate here Please try again now or at a later time.

One is AAWService....(I/O Reads-1,054,428: I/O Other- 2,756,881)- What is this for and can I remove it? 02-11-2010, 02:06 PM #8 jcgriff2 Team Manager, Microsoft SupportBSOD Kernel Dump Expert How To Fix 100% Disk Usage In Windows 10 From the menu at the top of the Task Manager display, click View -> Select Columns..., check the "I/O Reads" column and click OK. The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.

It sounds like you could have a virus or other malware.

If someone is looking to provide an answer but needs more info, please let me know and I will provide it. I had run the Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool overnight, and I actually forgot to ask her if it caught anything. Is it possible this had something to do with this, as it is the only thing that has really changed in the last week. Computer Constantly Running In Background Towa,All the information I have read looks like very good Advice.I wanted to add....If your processor is overworking that could be causing the Hard disk spinning you can check the running

The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who haven't got it.--George Bernard Shaw Back to top #5 goodbishop goodbishop Topic Starter Members 8 posts OFFLINE Local Windows automatically defrags drives, or does not if you disable it. Then run a full system scan.- Microsoft has suggestions and offerings at http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/how-do-I-remove-a-computer-virus- MS forum moderator Keith has some suggestions along this line at http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-performance/windows-explorer-has-stopped-working/6ab02526-5071-4dcc-895f-d90202bad8b3- If that fixes it, fine. http://osuweb.net/hard-drive/did-my-hard-drive-die.php Grif tells more at:http://forums.cnet.com/7726-6132_102-5098912.html?tag=posts;msg5099421Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Not seeing any success yet by towacodaddy / December 5, 2012 12:14 PM PST In reply to: We had

I have 97 pages in my book draft. If it's a desktop, turn it off, open it, and blow it out with canned air. I've noticed the hard drive seems to be constantly working, on what I don't know. Maybe this has something to do with it?

Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and I have HJT, so I can provide the log. Info below solved Please help, hard drive making power up noises CONSTANTLY More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany Thanks. 10-20-2009, 09:07 AM #6 rosebud422 Registered Member Join Date: Oct 2009 Posts: 1 OS: Vista Service Pack 1 I have the same problem.

Attached Files Picture2.png 40.48KB 9 downloads Back to top #14 QQQQ QQQQ Members 289 posts ONLINE Gender:Male Local time:03:14 PM Posted 01 May 2009 - 09:28 AM My guess would The main user is my wife, and my kids use it occasionally too. Did Donald Trump "[imitate] a disabled reporter"? Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers.

It will take about an hour or so to scan your hard drive for corrupt files. (I don't think that's your problem, but it won't hurt). ZoneAlarm Free Antivirus+ Firewall | Bitdefender Safebox | avast!