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Other PC issue with weird sounds and invalid process attachment error

Discussion in 'Tech Support' started by D3Mamba, 25 Feb 2012.

  1. D3Mamba

    D3Mamba What's a Dremel?

    28 Aug 2011
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    Hi all.
    I have currently got two issues with my computer. One of them is that it is making a weird sound when it loads up an application or a web page. It also sort of stops a song when it is nearly finished and then resumes it after. I find that this error can go away when the power options are on high performance, but even when it is, it still makes this annoying sound on BF 3 and the computer almost jitters for a second or so. Need help soon please!

    The other issue is that my computer suffers from an "invalid process attachment error" now and again. It usually occurs after I do a disk clean up using CCleaner. What can I do to fix these errors please?
    "Too Tall" SQ 213
    i7 870 / 8GB RAM 1333MHz / 2x500Gb Hard Drives @7200 RPM / Windows 7 64 bit / ATI Sapphire 6870 / Asus P7P55D-E / NZXT Phantom Case/ Corsair H80 liquid and fan cooler.
  2. Shirty

    Shirty W*nker! Super Moderator

    18 Apr 1982
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    Some questions:

    Have you run anitvirus and malware scans recently?
    What brand of memory are you using?
    Do you have a sound card installed?
    Are you using any non-standard or old game controllers?
    I assume the sound is coming out of your speakers. Can you describe it in more detail than "weird"?
    Have you tried this page for your stop error? It's a good starting point, and there is a link on that page to more generic STOP code troubleshooting.
    In Device Manager are any items listed with a yellow warning triangle?

    With the very limited info you have provided I would suggest that the problem is likely to be a faulty driver, registry, some kind of malware or possibly failing RAM.

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