Need Help! Please

Discussion in 'iMac' started by gshardy, May 7, 2010.

  1. gshardy macrumors newbie

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    Replacing hard drive on intel I-mac 20" accidentally disconnected 2 sets of 2 cables from lcd to below the cdrom, there is no id on these cables, and the system just beeps when i reconnect it... the connectors have dots on them but no indication of which plugs into which.... HELP HELP HELP

    got get this up and running

    Thanks!
     
  2. miles01110 macrumors Core

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    Go to ifixit.com and find out what you did wrong.
     
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    Did you fix it or what does you last line indicate?

    Have you taken a look at www.ifixit.com and its many guides?

    What specific iMac model do you have, as there are two different ones at least. The white Intel one and the Aluminium one.


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  4. gshardy thread starter macrumors newbie

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    Hi! thanks! basically, i haven't got it yet, and i have no reference as i hadn't expected to have the cables come unplugged, my second set of hands dropped the screen while i was removing the hard drive(for replacement) and so im left with the lcd power cables being disconnected and having no idea what plugs into what as both sets are identical with black dots on each set i get the which way is up but not which plugs into which ....

    it is a aluminum 2007 imac duo all24

    thanks again,

    i did look at ifixit, and they don't indicate lcd wiring or which plugs into which
     

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