Why does my compaq make crackling and tweeting noises Tags: Safe Mode Computers Compaq Components Last response: April 19, 2011 12:21 PM in Components Share PattiBarton April 18, 2011 9:46:19 PM When the computer is first turned on and iv put in my password it starts crackling and churping and freezes up. So i shut it down and start it in safe mode and the noises stop. More about : compaq make crackling tweeting noises Genny April 18, 2011 10:15:46 PM There was a small bird caught in a case fan. The reboot killed it. The only movable parts in your computer that can chirp are a standard hard drive or a fan... crackling is another story I suppose. das_stig April 19, 2011 12:21:24 PM Power supply or bad caps on motherbaird. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSound Card Crackling Noises ForumRandom Crackling /Distortion ForumAnything I can do to stop this annoying crackling noise ? ForumPower supply making crackling noise... ForumStatic Crackling Speakers ForumCrackling , followed by burning smell :/ ForumLaptop noise ForumBerserk Problem:, RAM interaction cause strange crackling sound... ForumWhy does my computer make beeping noise when i install memory ForumCrackling & Distortion w/ PCI-e SB X-Fi Titanium ForumStrange crashing with crackling , please help! ForumIs it possible that CPU is making noise? ForumSeagate 7200.10 seek noise ForumThe subwoofer of my PC speakers is making an irritating noise. Forumis it just me or does the realtek HD on the 680i rock? ForumHewlett Packard Class Action Suits ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumWould a 1090t or a i-7 990x or i-7 2600x make encoding times faster? Forum[Solved] Does a ZT computer with Vista have a sound card ForumWhy does my laptop make a high pitched noise when it is first turned on? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !