help reformatting and it went blank

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  1. blackiesbud macrumors newbie

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    I have a mac book and in the middle of reformatting it went blank...

    heres what ive done so far

    put the disc in held down c when I restarted . it got almost thru the first cd when it went blank cant get anything to work ...

    Help me please
     
  2. G-Com macrumors regular

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    Are you on another Mac right now?
     
  3. blackiesbud thread starter macrumors newbie

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    no on a pc....
     
  4. G-Com macrumors regular

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    Ugh... :eek:

    Try this: insert the disk and instead of pressing C during startup, try the Option key.
     
  5. blackiesbud thread starter macrumors newbie

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    sorry al I got left...ok so I cant get anything to do anything..it is completely blank...will not work at all...cant get disk to come out..cant get anythingto turn on or off...

    I know ...what the heck....but is there anything I can do...any way to hard start it ??

    :eek:
     
  6. G-Com macrumors regular

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    http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=303234

    Maybe some help there.
     
  7. blackiesbud thread starter macrumors newbie

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    thank you...for trying anyways..ill try that...no cables plugged in except power...

    oh well

    dang puters
     
  8. G-Com macrumors regular

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    You're welcome. :)

    I hope you saw the edit. I should've thought of the Apple site before. :)
     
  9. blackiesbud thread starter macrumors newbie

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    I did and thanks I hope I will find something there to help///

    :D
     
  10. G-Com macrumors regular

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    You're quite welcome. :)

    I hope you get the MacBook going. Is it under warranty?
     
  11. blackiesbud thread starter macrumors newbie

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    it is thank god...

    and thanks again...
     
  12. G-Com macrumors regular

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    You're welcome. :) Good thing it's under warranty.
     

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