Strange Hard Drive Issue Tags: Hard Drives Computer Storage Last response: September 17, 2011 9:46 PM in Storage Share Kraizk September 17, 2011 9:03:09 PM So I have a hard drive that emits a clicking noise when plugged into the computer internally. strangely when i plug it into my external bay it works without a problem.... Any Suggestions? More about : strange hard drive issue fzabkar a c 298 G Storage September 17, 2011 9:46:30 PM Is the HDD mounted vertically in the external bay? See this thread where a Seagate user has tested his new drives in various orientations: http://forums.seagate.com/t5/Barracuda-XT-Barracuda-Bar... The performance is markedly worse when the drives are installed vertically. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Strange Hard Drive issue Forum Strange Hard Drive issue and extremely slow read/write speeds Forum Strange hard drive issue Forum Strange Issue regarding Hard Drives, Need Advice Forum Secondary Hard drive causes booting issues, but a very strange scenario. Forum Strange (graphics?) (hard drive? )issues during game Forum Strange performance issues with 500GB hard drives, when under load Forum SolvedMy PSU is making strange noise(like a writing hard drive) Forum SolvedHard Drive - strange behavior Forum SolvedExternal Hard Drive is making strange sound and its not at my computer or disk management Forum BIOS Detects Hard-Drive, but not my Windows 7 Installation - Unless my secondary hard-drive is plugged in.... VERY STRANGE Forum SolvedStrange Hard Drive Problem Forum My Hard Drive Is Making A Strange Sound After Cable Was Pulled Out? Forum SolvedI have a Western Digital 3TB external hard drive connectivity issue. Forum SolvedExternal hard drive cable issue Forum SolvedHard drive Space Issue Forum SolvedMultiple Hard Drive issue Forum Strange sound on hard drive laptop Forum Strange noise from laptop. Is it the hard drive or the fan? Forum SolvedHard Drive Partition Issue and Startup Error Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !