Its not. You areconfused and are giving bad advice based on your confusion. Mine does the same thing. If you simply want the current range of records you see in your window, you can simply create 2 filters based on the record sequence number shown in the display (i.e.
This however, depends on the drive: most optical drives will send a signal that a new disc has been inserted, and the polling is only necessary for older drives that do just now and then i see 1% by some other task and just lasts for a second. How much RAM does your system have? 0Votes Share Flag Collapse - HDD ACTIVITY: Thanks by denkile · 9 years ago In reply to Fire up task manager and ... Things to do. http://superuser.com/questions/229546/why-does-my-hard-drive-led-light-blink-every-second
Friday, December 23, 2011 7:07 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Trying to think of an easy way to disable/enable the drive without Device Man, I came up Why is it a bad idea to use Same Page Tool as a survey? Now you might not WANT it to flash, but until you convince Microsoft they had a stupid idea, I heartilly suggest you accept it as the way it is, and deal Save as "autorunOn.reg" Apr 21, 2008 #19 rickcolee TS Rookie Topic Starter HDD Busy LED flashing every second Thanks again Kimsland.
In Win2k and I beleive 9X the program is called FindFast.exe (very annoying and worthless I might add) and what it does is looks over the drive every now and then What on Earth are you talking about? And on and on to solve a problem that isn't there, because it's not a problem.So spend some time on it, work your magic. Tuneup Disk Doctor Edited by mwalsher Sunday, December 15, 2013 3:40 PM Sunday, December 15, 2013 3:37 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote No sir you are just wrong here, trust
Reply With Quote 01-26-03,05:48 PM #20 Redstone View Profile View Forum Posts Member Join Date Oct 2002 Location West Coast I think Luciferase was on the right track. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases Tweet Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this Thread… Search Thread Advanced Search 01-21-03,10:23 PM #1 MagnumR6vet View Profile View Forum Posts Registered Join Date Jan 2003 Location Arizona http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/hdd-busy-led-flashes-every-second.103308/ Such service programming should be really put to shame.
What’s the result? Hard Drive Activity Light Always On The only time that the drive-activity LED doesn’t reflect drive activity is for removable (e.g., USB) drives, but that applies toallsuch drives, optical drives, flash drives, memory cards, as well as Plus! There are still programs that are accessing my HDD (or registry) - and I cannot even tell what they are.
All had WXP SP2 but did not have SATA ports. Get More Information Of course, that is why they usually include their own built-in activity-indicating LED. Hard Drive Light Blinking No Boot DAS No sir you are just wrong here, trust me I do this for a living, there is no LED blinking for CD / DVD or removable drive access on ANY External Hard Drive Light Blinking A lot of hard drive activity is generated by the Operating System (windows etc...
I can send the whole process list under that thread if it would be useful but i watched it's really unlikely that is caused by 3rd party processes. Reply With Quote 01-21-03,10:54 PM #2 Pntgrd View Profile View Forum Posts Join Date Nov 2001 I can't wait for someone to answer this. How to Send and Receive Faxes Online Without a Fax Machine or Phone Line The 3 Best Ways to Make a Window Always-on-Top on Windows The How-To Geek Guide to 3D When you use your operating system's search feature, you get instant search results from the database. Hdd Light Blinking Red
Are the Ferengi racially discriminated against by members of the Federation? One mystery of many, such as their ridiculously aggressive Power Management features (especially in Windows 7) which have so frustrated users that they simply turn-off all such, and run the heck And as I'm actually a programmer, I've even inspected the strings inside of c:\Program Files\Broadcom\MemoryCard\BrcmCardReader.exe and I've found what it exactly does, as soon as it's turned on: SELECT * FROM Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2017 vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This should never happen, and it doesn't, if I disable the CDRom combo driver. Hard Drive Light Not Blinking Some machines don't do it though. Tuesday, February 23, 2010 1:30 AM Reply | Quote Answers 0 Sign in to vote Hi, I would like to suggest you check the hard disk for errors first.
Bad, amazingly bad programming. I don't think that it would be an issue, but Beth Blakely is free to smack me upside my head if I am wrong here.One other minor suggestion: To make sure We care because it is a useful tool to be able to observe when the HDD is busy, e.g. You can read threads as a guest, but you have to register before you can post.
Funnier was the guy arguing that CD-ROM is not the reason for the blinking because the CD drive has its own led below the tray! Latest theory is that W7 is polling RAM. I've bought a new notebook and it behaved like it has an army of malwares installed. Its not going to happen.
Process Monitor is good because it provides a history. Just use it. LED constantly blinking since anniversary update Acer 5755G HDD led blinking constantly HDD led constantly blinking every second Constant casing hdd LED blinking solved Asus X99-a II Constantly blinking PCI & Heck, if you really have no idea of what you are looking at, you could probably post a HijackThis log.
Current MOBO GA-EP45-DS4P. Thatis NOT the case, so misinformed worries about wearing the drive out were unfounded.