Re: Low-key beeps, what are they?
- My Inspiron 8000 used to emit muted beeps that were correlated with
the harddrive spinning up, or seeking. Dell sent me a replacement
harddrive and all was fixed. Up until I replaced the harddisk the
muted beep was driving me crazy.
--- In linux-dell-laptops@y..., Lars Hagstrom <lars@u...> wrote:
> I've only recently received my Inspiron 8000, and I am just getting
it set up.
> One thing that I've noticed that is bothering me is that it emits
> low-key beeps. I have not been able to see any connection to what
> doing at the time. The beeps seem slightly more frequent in Linux
> 8) than in WinME.
> I do not have any PC-cards installed, I even tried removing the
> black plastic that were in the slots, but I dont think that made any
> There also seems to be no connection to battery status, since it
> bit whatever the charge in the battery is.
> Is this normal? Is it being caused by anything I do? Can I turn it