pc won't strart up just wierd noise

  hargranules 20:28 05 Sep 2005

Been asked to mend a pc which has recently been oved, tried to use pc won't turn on just makes wierd noise. on - off button always been a bit dodgy any ideas how I can mend.

  Jak_1 20:30 05 Sep 2005

What sort of wiered noises, bios beeping or noise from the hdd?

  hargranules 20:34 05 Sep 2005

apparently a 'dab' 'dab' sound??????

  Belatucadrus 20:37 05 Sep 2005

Open the case and using a rolled up paper tube or paper kitchen towel core. Listen carefully until you pinpoint the item making the noise. Probably a dodgy bearing, but where ? Could be a fan or the hard drive. When you've found out, let us know and maybe we can be a bit more constructive.

  hargranules 19:47 05 Jan 2006

got a pc on windows xp with mcafee privacy service installed. Have disabled privacy service but every time I re start it launches inernet explorer page. How can I stop this?

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