|Feb 2, 2007, 06:18 PM||#1|
Macbook taking a really long time to shut down completely.
I turn off the macbook, and it stays on the desktop picture for a really long time (no dock or menu bar is shown) for about an hour. Does yours do this? What do you suggest I do?
White Apple Macbook C2D 2.0 ghz
|Feb 2, 2007, 06:47 PM||#2|
|Feb 3, 2009, 05:27 PM||#4|
This happened with my Macbook...I went to Terminal in the Utilities folder and typed in: sudo periodic daily weekly monthy
then press return, it'll ask you for your password, type that in and wait a couple minutes until it prompts you again, then its done. This worked for me, its usually took 30-60 seconds to shut down and only the desktop showed with no icons or toolbar or dock on the desktop, but that fixed the problem, now it only takes 5 seconds 10 seconds tops to shut down
hopes this works for you
|Feb 3, 2009, 05:39 PM||#5|
WARNING: Improper use of the sudo command could lead to data loss
or the deletion of important system files. Please double-check your
typing when using sudo. Type "man sudo" for more information.
To proceed, enter your password, or type Ctrl-C to abort.
Looks a bit like overkill, but wasn't this a system cleanup for Mac OS X TIGER?
MBP 2.5GHz 640GB 4GB RAM Mac Pro iPhone 4S iOS 5 Black 64GB AC+ NEW iPad Apple TV 2G
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