Powerbook Start up problem....Need Help

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by PimpGGG, Mar 15, 2006.

  1. macrumors regular

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    Mar 15, 2006
    #1
    hey guys i come home today and turn on my power book and the white screen pops up and it stayed there for like 5 min then it went to the blue screen and while i was there ive been waiting for the window so i can sign in and the window that says OSX is booting.....i really need help with this...


    should i turn it off again and let it sit?

    or what...


    thanks...
     
  2. macrumors 603

    GimmeSlack12

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    San Francisco
    #2
    Yeah, it wouldn't hurt anything to just turn it off (hold power button down) and then try it again. Hiccups happen sometimes.
     
  3. thread starter macrumors regular

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    Mar 15, 2006
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    ok i did that...and it skips that one screen where it says loading or starting OSX....and the screen turns blue and i can see my mouse and move it around...but nothing else is there
     
  4. macrumors 6502a

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    London
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    k

    reset pram and go in to open firmware and typre fsck i think not sure now look it up
     

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