Hard Disk Tags: Hard Drives Format Storage Last response: January 5, 2010 1:33 PM in Storage Share Dave_r January 5, 2010 7:57:49 AM Hi... why my hard disk noise when try to format it and reinstall windows XP More about : hard disk Anonymous a b G Storage January 5, 2010 8:09:20 AM You say "when try to format it and reinstall". Are you saying the disk won't format ? If there is a mechanical fault this would explain both the trouble with formatting and the noise -- in which case you need a new drive. m 0 l leo2kp a b G Storage January 5, 2010 1:33:29 PM What kind of noise? Is it a clicking sound or a whining sound? If it clicks, is it rapid, or is it in a pattern, like "click click, pause, click click, pause..."? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed feedback - dead laptop - using Hard Disk Drive on new computer Forum SolvedMy hard disk suddenly shut downs. Forum Solveddo i need to reformat my old hard disk (OS) when buying a new pc? Forum SolvedData storage duration on Hard Disk Drive Forum SolvedHard Disk End-to-End Error Forum Solvedwill ide hard disk work on my asus m5a97 r2.0 motherboard Forum SolvedHard Disk Drive (HDD) problem Forum Solvedhow much will the price be for a 1 exabyte hard disk??? Forum SolvedCritical HARD DISK shall I upgrade and to what? Forum SolvedDear Sir, i have a operating system windows 7 ultimate my hard disk is not recognized so i want to format it Forum Solved[Battlefield] Can I install battlefield 4 from a disk onto my hard drive? [PC] Forum SolvedLaptop will not boot from hard disk Forum SolvedDoes my internal hard disk affect game performace? Forum SolvedSecond HDD detected in BIOS, not in Computer/Hard Disk Drives Forum SolvedGraphics Card Is Not Being Detected after Hard disk Replacement Forum SolvedHelp me to buy wd 1tb internal hard disk Forum SolvedWant to buy new 1tb hard disk Forum SolvedBIOS sees WD Green hard drive, disk management doesn't. Forum Solved4th slave hard disk error Forum SolvedHARD DISK ?? ALIVE OR DEAD wondering Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !