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06-05-03, 09:50 PM
This is from friend, his hd tach CPU util is incredibaly high

I got some new parts for the computer (specs in sig). But, it keeps kinda hanging for a second when i'm listening to music. I don't notice it when i'm playing games but that doesn't mean its not there. Its really aggravating though because the song kinda hangs at the same spot for a second making a repeating dddd (say it phinetically). I have all the newest drivers for everything (including 4in1's) but it still happens. I thought it was my psu so i unplugged everything i don't need and it kinda stopped happening, but its started doing it very frequently again today. I need help soon because i need to know if i have to rma something or buy a new psu
* AthlonXP 2100+ @ 2700+ (166*13)
* 512mb Kingstone HyperX DDR2700
* Volcano 7+ HSF
* Abit KD-7
* Sapphire Atlantis 9700np @ 326/310
* Creative Labs Sound Blaster Live 5.1 X-Gamer
* 80gb Maxtor 7200rpm w/8 megs cache
* QPS 16x10x40x CD-RW
* 36x CD-Rom
*abit kd7


06-05-03, 10:42 PM
For one thing, you need to patch HD Tach to fix the burst rate problem. I think it also corrected a CPU issue, but I'm not sure on that.


Check this out...


06-06-03, 04:43 PM
Its not the HDD, he gave it to me, and works fine in my system,

Burke where is the patch, I CANT FIND IT