macbook wont turn off

Discussion in 'Mac Pro' started by cforand1293, Jul 25, 2006.

  1. cforand1293 macrumors regular

    Jul 25, 2006
    ok so i got a new macbook and i have had it only a week...I will go to the apple menu and shutdown the machine, but it looks like it powers off and the screen goes black, but i will come back in an hour and the bottom is still burning hot and i flip the lid open and nothing....touch the keys and nothing.....hit the start button and nothing....i have to hold it down for about 5 secs and it starts up....when it launches it says something like..the system was not shut down properly.......what in the world is going on? this is crazy and thoughts?????

    thanks guys
  2. Apple Corps macrumors 68030

    Apr 26, 2003
    Unplug it and pull the battery out - reinsert the battery and go through the PMU reset.
  3. cforand1293 thread starter macrumors regular

    Jul 25, 2006
  4. adk macrumors 68000


    Nov 11, 2005
    Stuck in the middle with you
    All macs turn off if you hold the power button long enough. try that.

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