2013 i7 iMac keeps freezing from sleep

Discussion in 'iMac' started by SHNXX, Feb 22, 2014.

  1. SHNXX macrumors 68000

    Oct 2, 2013
    My iMac, which was a refurbished iMac from Apple, keeps freezing.

    It goes to sleep (automatically and I usually use my desktops that way) and when I wake it up later, it is frozen.
    Any suggestions?

    The user account was ported from first gen. retina MacBook pro.
  2. PicnicTutorials macrumors 6502a


    Dec 29, 2013
    I would open disk utility and check permisions. Download and run iccleaner. And download and run cleanmymac. Others will say no to cleanmymac but I have now probs with version 2.


    Mine freezes too every so often. Nothing responds for about 10 secs. And yes this happened before I ran cleanmymqc. Using finder you can force quite of the offending app.
  3. SHNXX thread starter macrumors 68000

    Oct 2, 2013
    is cleanmymac generally considered safe?

    I just repaired all permissions.
    there were some problems so maybe that was the source of these hickups.
  4. B1ueB1aze macrumors member

    Oct 22, 2013
    I wouldn't touch cleanmymac with a 10 foot pole. That stuff usually breaks more stuff then it fixes.

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