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Seagate HD head parking and annoying beep - 2012 Thread

2012-06-26, 22:19 PM

Folks,

 

I now there is a thread on this issue, but it was over  a year since the last post, and my Disk was not listed.

 

I am experiencing an annoying beep, even with the sound muted, when the Laptop is idle for a few min.

I am pretty sure it is the same issue has the old thread, when the heads on the drive are parked, the laptop beeps.

 

I have tested this by using a disk scan tool, .. While the scan is running the beeps stop.

 

I purchased a T520i with the normal 500GB drive.  I took that drive out, and put in a:

 

Seagate Momentus XT  ST95005620AS (SATA)

 

I am running  Windows 7, with all the patches and Lenovo updates ...

 

I can't seem to find any information on the Seagate site ...

 

Any Ideas on how to fix this ? (other then tossing out the Seagate disk)

 

Thanks

-Fred

 

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Re: Seagate HD head parking and annoying beep - 2012 Thread

2012-06-26, 22:28 PM
Call Seagate Tech Support !!!
T520 Model 4239 Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2860QMbr>; Nvidia NVS 4200M Win 10 64bit
Z70-80 I7 - 5500U 16GB GB - 1TB HD Win 10 64bit FHD 17.3", G840 w/2GB

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