Help...my mac won't start.

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by atticboy212, Feb 10, 2008.

  1. atticboy212 macrumors newbie

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    Jan 18, 2008
    #1
    I added ram to my 800 mgz powermac desktop. I unplugged everything first. I know your supposed to touch the metal plate on the back but I belief I did this after I unplugged my mac. "duh". Now when I hit the power button the light goes on for a second or two and I hear the fan start up for a second and then it just shuts down. I tried resetting the PMU button and removed the clock battery. I also changed and removed my memory but nothings happening. Could I have fried my motherboard or something? What else can I try?
     
  2. elmo151 Guest

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    NYC
    #2
    sounds like you may have fried something. I'd make a quick visit to my local apple store before taking the chance of making things worse
     

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