PowerBook G4 Graphic issues - FIXED!!

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by GeekOFComedy, Aug 12, 2009.

  1. GeekOFComedy macrumors 6502a

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    Hello guys and on my 2nd topic of getting a g4 Powerbook. When I turn it on after a while a few hours. When it boots it looks like this.


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    The problem is the computer shouldn't be able to take photos of the hardware issue as i thought it was dead pixels. But when it warms up after a few cmd alt p + R and a shift ctrl alt it works fine like this:

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  2. GeekOFComedy thread starter macrumors 6502a

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    Could it be the graphic card or something else?:confused:
     
  3. Finlandboy macrumors 6502

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    that would be my guess, but i don't know...i suggest taking it into an apple store and letting them look at it
     
  4. GeekOFComedy thread starter macrumors 6502a

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    Well, The bad stick of memory in it caused this. It was a piece of samsung 256MB ****. Also it made my mac bong noise now at start
     

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