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I've been noticing that Google Chrome has been having a lot of disk activity recently, what could be causing this issue? Any time I open up Chrome, and every time I open up a new page, there is a lot of tapping/clicking from my HDD and its relatively noisy. It was never really an issue before and I've been noticing it recently. What do you guys think?

Its not the type of clicking that an HDD makes when its about to go bad, and both drives are doing it.
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It sounds like disk swapping. Try disabling any unused extensions. The fewer the better. Are you running the latest version?
Check this older link out.
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I only have one adblock extension up and am updated to the newest version.
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"Disable the "Enable phishing and malware protection" option, which is found under the Security section of the "Under the Hood" tab. "

Check this out

Personally I would just uninstall, and remove any registry entries, defrag then reinstall fresh.
And BTW I don't think it would even run Space Invaders let alone Minecraft. smile.gif
Edited by geckyl - 5/28/11 at 5:55pm
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