Register FAQ / Rules Forum Spy Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MacRumors Forums > Apple Hardware > PowerPC Macs

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old May 31, 2009, 03:02 PM   #1
ds48124
macrumors newbie
 
Join Date: May 2009
Powerbook Video Problems

My Powerbook g4 12" 1.5ghz is having video problems. Yesterday when I tried to turn it on I could hear the drives spin up, but had no video nor chime. So, I took it all apart and decided to leave it until morning. I tried it this morning and everything worked fine so I started putting everything back together and now it doesn't work again.

I tried resetting everything I could.

Any help is appreciated!
ds48124 is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old May 31, 2009, 10:06 PM   #2
OrangeSVTguy
macrumors 601
 
OrangeSVTguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Northeastern Ohio
Cable shorting out in the hinge somewhere? Try moving the screen to see if you get any change. You can take it all back apart but wrap electrical tape around the wires that goes through the hinge... that is if that's the problem.
__________________
Browsing the forums from my Powerbook G4
OrangeSVTguy is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > Apple Hardware > PowerPC Macs

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
iPhone 4S Video Problem shadedred iPhone Tips, Help and Troubleshooting 5 Mar 25, 2012 03:41 AM
MobileMe iPhoto Upload, Flipped Video Problem. rdav iCloud and Apple Services 2 May 2, 2011 02:43 AM
powerbook optimized video headset PowerPC Macs 2 Nov 4, 2010 06:59 PM
powerbook video problem alcolix PowerPC Macs 0 Jan 8, 2009 10:08 AM
Powerbook Video Stability Problems Michael7k PowerPC Macs 3 Oct 22, 2005 06:53 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:30 PM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC