I ran it by PC Pitstop, avg expected for the setup was 577 on their scale, I pulled a 669. If it is constant that should tell you the culprit. Service Entrance Damage [HomeImprovement] by jbob© DSLReports · Est.1999feedback · terms · Mobile mode
Compaq, Dell and Gateway are or have been guilty of that crap at one time or another, trying to tie the customer up. I still have three customers on old Gateways. Finally my PC got up to speed!" Melany Kim 7/18/2016Our main support OS are: Windows 7, Windows 7 64 bit, Windows 7 32 bit, Windows 10, Windows 10 64 bit, Windows But at least it took generic parts at that time.The Gateway I bought at the flea market didn't come with any drivers and I wasn't able to get the sound or
I'd say #1 is hard drive, #2 CPU fan failing, processor over heating. However, I've backed up the Windows and Program Files directory just in case.I've heard the ticking or slapping of a hard drive before and this doesn't sound anything like that. DriverGuide Home Driver Updater Drivers By ManufacturerBy DeviceWindows 10 DriversWindows 8 DriversSearch WizardDownloads Forums Support OverviewWindows 10 DriversRequest DriverFCCID IdentifierGuides My DG Join Login DriverGuide Home Driver Updater Drivers
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Forums → Tech / Special Interest → Computer Hardware Help → Gateway E-4200 Makes Tick-Tock Sound uniqs811 Share « (topic move) Some printer questions A+ • Power Cord Splice » Sir How to install a driver manually? Discussion Thread Date Gateway Solo 9300 (Windows XP Professional) 1 reply Feb 27, 2011 [Premium Member] DRIVER NEEDED: Gateway m6866 (Windows 7 x64) [SCSI] 1 reply Oct 6, 2010 gateway 310x When is the last time you ran scandisk on that machine?
ThemeWelcome · log in · join Show navigation Hide navigation HomeReviewsHowChartsLatestSpeed TestRun TestRun PingHistoryPreferencesResultsRun StreamsServersCountryToolsIntroFAQLine QualitySmoke PingTweak TestLine MonitorMonitor GroupsMy IP isWhoisCalculatorTool PointsNewsNews tip?ForumsAll ForumsHot TopicsGalleryInfoHardwareAll FAQsSite FAQDSL FAQCable TechAboutcontactabout uscommunityISP I'll post back the results in a few minutes.EDIT2: That ran for about 10 minutes... I remember back in the good old 8088 days when Compaq first came out. The network card I could get going, no problem.
Download Device Name: Port jeu pour Creative Driver Date 2000-06-18 File Size: 152.04M Driver Version: 0.0.0.0 Vendor: Creative Supported OS: Windows XP, Windows Vista 32bit, Windows 7 32bit, Windows 8 32bit The only other thing that would slow the boot would be the power supply. Then they are a pain. Another nail in the coffin of Grey market pirated misuse of Kodi Android TV? [CanadianBroadband] by Oldster433.
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That's why I said the tick-tock sounds like a relay. · actions · 2006-Jul-24 10:37 pm · GadgetsRmeRIP lilhurricane and CJPremium Memberjoin:2002-01-30Canon City, CO67.4 5.0·Charter
KG Intel DP55WB, IBM 8084W2J, Packard Bell IMEDIA MC 8236, Lenovo 3000 J200 Desktop, NEC PC-LL550VG2KS, NEC PC-MK33LBZCE, Gateway GT5228J, Sony PCG-K215S, NEC PC-LL750WG1JB, Dell PowerEdge R905, and more.Gateway E 4200 I restarted it 2 or 3 times and it didn't make the tick-tock sound.I'll keep listening, though. · actions · 2006-Jul-24 6:39 pm · GadgetsRmeRIP lilhurricane and CJPremium Memberjoin:2002-01-30Canon City, CO The keyboard was in the cover and we called it the "sewing machine" because that's what it looked like when it was all closed up.
I just retired one this weekend. Although I have to toggle to the Gateway to use the scanner, the printer, at least, is available to my network. · actions · 2006-Jul-25 10:46 am · Forums → The built in modem and sound card they had drivers for Me not XP. Cox email confirming data overage charges [Cox] by SlashG42394.
He had tried to install XP home on an old P3-1.0 GHz with 256MB RAM, built for Me. Anyway, there's no modem installed in that computer, only a LAN card for communication with my other computer (this one).I've always built my own computers, so I know what's inside, but I picked it up at a flea market about 6 months ago because it was cheap and would do what I wanted for a second computer.BTW. his comment is here I'll have to restart the computer and see if it does it again then.The only temp I'm able to monitor is the motherboard (I think) and it's 36C right now.Thanks all,
Download Network & Wireless Drivers Device Name: 3Com EtherLink XL 10/100 PCI For Complete PC Management NIC (3C905C-TX) Driver Date 2003-06-04 File Size: 28.26M Driver Version: 04.41.0000.0 Vendor: 3Com Supported OS: XPlease fill captchaIn order to prevent "robots" from misusing our bandwidth,we request that you prove you are human.captchaSend Driver Scape Windows Driver Download Center Contact US Manufacturers Home Home  »  Gateway  »  Laptops & Desktops  »  E-4200 Gateway E 4200 Installation Guide If you encounter problems with the direct download for these operating systems, please consult the driver download manager for the specific Gateway E 4200 model. The tick-tock is the heads slamming against the stops, it usually means imminent, complete hard drive failure. · actions · 2006-Jul-24 5:22 pm · Sir RaleighMVMjoin:2001-07-31Raleigh, NC Sir Raleigh MVM
You could take a flashlight and look inside to see if anything looks abnormal. I'll be real glad when they're all gone. [email protected], that thing was heavy! I wil keep coming back for sure."Eric Smalter, Boston, MA "WOW!
They had the Compaq "Portable" (joke) that was nothing more than a full-size computer with an 8 or 9 inch (I think) monitor all built into one case. Tick tock in a Gateway a good, better than average, chance it is the hard drive. · actions · 2006-Jul-24 5:21 pm · stormbowFreedom isn't FREEPremium Memberjoin:2002-07-31Simi Valley, CA stormbow to