macbook wont boot normally...

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by rish333, Jul 5, 2010.

  1. rish333 macrumors newbie

    Jul 5, 2010
    i upgraded my macbooks hard disk in april after being stuck on a 120 gig hdd for a year and ever since my laptop has started giving me starts when i boot it in safe mode but when i let it boot normally the apple sign comes then it goes a blue screen comes for sometime then a greyish whit and then a blue again...any suggestions on what could be the problem....i cant reformat my laptop cause the cd drive doesnt work ...earlier i thought the lens was dusty ,i opened and cleaned it but it still doesnt work can i fix this ????i really need the laptop to be fixed and my folks wont let me spend money on it anymore.....
  2. GidbinN macrumors member


    Dec 25, 2009
    Well that's two problems, your OS won't work, your CD drive won't work

    borrow a external CD/DVD drive and reinstall Mac OS
  3. rish333 thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jul 5, 2010
    well thank you....hope that works......i love my mac but its givig me loads of die hard mac fan
  4. mrsir2009 macrumors 604


    Sep 17, 2009
    Melbourne, Australia
    Good luck!

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