power button

  1. O

    incomplete force shutdown

    I held down the "touch id" button for about 4-5 seconds. then I gave up the "force shutdown" procedure. macbook did not close. nothing happened. Do you think there are any problems came with "fore shutdown procedure" on my device right now? Does "force shutdown" start the moment we press the...
  2. daveh0

    2011 MBP won't start or wake up

    I have a 2011 MBP that I can't get to "turn on". I had it open and running normally about a week ago. Since then, it's been on my desk with lid closed (presumably hibernating). I opened it yesterday to use it and cannot get it to wake up. Pressing the battery indicator button on the left side...
  3. Grauss

    MP 1,1-5,1 Powering on/off dual displays with main power button

    Hello, I have a Mac Pro 5,1 running High Sierra with dual Apple displays (20" and 23"). Video card is an MSI branded Nvidia GeForce GTX 650. I can't get both displays to turn on/off with the main power button - one of them must be turned on/off manually. Both monitors are connected via DVI. Is...
  4. RobbieTT

    iMac Pro - Sudden Failure

    2017 iMP - running fine today and then a couple of minutes after the screensaver kicked in it made a brief static crack noise from the speakers and went dark. Tried the obvious with the power and buttons but no response, visually or audibly. When hooked-up to a power monitor I can see that the...
  5. B S Magnet

    Resolved PowerBook G4 17" power button “dome cover over LED”?

    After some moderate searching, I’ve drawn blanks and would love some insight from the Club 17 crew. I went ahead and cleaned away the original garbage thermal paste and thermal pad on my A1139 to throw on some new, much better paste. [This all went without a hitch, but oh my lordt, the state of...
  6. M

    Ipad air 2 won't turn off

    Hi, I have recently purchased an ipad air 2 off a popular auction site. The problem is it won't turn off and the power button is non responsive. I cannot enter dfu mode, have reinstalled the latest IOS and even tried the last digitally signed firmware, no difference. Using assisted mode I try...
  7. M

    Turning on iMac

    Hey Simple question please. Is there a way to turn on / power on the iMac Pro from an external button? Like a sort of button that is attached via USB or something? Sleepmode is not the option I am looking for. An iMac Pro in the Studio is placed further away from the desk and it gets annoying...
  8. W

    Power button doesn't work; Can only run by jumping power pads on AC power

    This one is gonna be long and complicated. Half typing this out for myself - sometimes you figure things out in the middle of long posts like these... Anyway Important information - MacBook Pro "Core 2 Duo" 2.8 17" Mid-2009 5,2 A1297 - Upgraded to SSD and 8GB RAM - Currently running a fresh...
  9. J

    macbook 2008 a1181 power button not working

    Hi, I was given an old 2008 white a1181 macbook with a broken logic board. I decided to fix it up and replaced the logicboard and put a new hybrid harddrive in, the original harddrive was missing. It already had 4 GB Ram. All good except the keyboard and trackpad weren't working. I used a usb...
  10. Anim

    imac will not start after shutdown

    Hi all I have an old 2007 24" iMac that has worked flawless for the last 10 years but in the last couple of months it has started to show this odd problem. If I click the apple menu and shut down then once it is off, it will not start back up. I have to remove all cables, hold power for 5...
  11. G

    MacBook Air 11" Mid 2012 power button not working after wiping keyboard

    Since wiping my MacBook Air 11" Mid 2012 keyboard with a damp cloth I had some issues with some of the function keys not working correctly (brightness changing volume and vice versa). After 24 hours or so this issue resolved itself however the power button does still not work after a week. I...
  12. T

    macOS Sierra power button won't work with sleep

    I have a macbook pro retina late 2013 which I upgraded to macOS Sierra. Since I updated my power button no longer puts my computer to sleep. I used to be able to hold it down for a few seconds to put it asleep but it won't work. I am still able to wake it from sleep using the power button and...
  13. S

    I keep pushing the iPhone 6S power button for volume control

    As from the day I upgraded from an iPhone 5S to a 6S, I keep making the same mistake: That is trying to change volume with the power button. You can guess why... Today I did it again... Pushed the power button several times in a very short period. Is this in anyway harmful for your device...