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What is the symbol to the left of the power button on the front odf the CPU?  It looks like three disks stacked and a light below the symbol flashes?

 

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Hi,

 

This is the LED that indicates your Hard Drive activity.

 

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Meaning?  If it's flashing,  it's working? 

 

If it's not flashing, what then?

 

Thanks for the speedy response.

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Hi,

 

It's just a visual indication of when your Hard Drive is reading or writing data - so if it's flashing rapidly it would indicate a lot of Hard Drive activity, less so when the LED is flashing slowly.

 

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You're welcome.

 

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The led for Hard Drive activity is red in colour. The display doesnt show anything. What does that indicate?
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Hi

My sreen is black with no light and the only thing wrong is that the 3 disk light is off. Does anyone know how to fix?
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I have same problem did u ever fix it?

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