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Originally Posted by LucaDintino View Post
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2 days ago my 24" iMac (September 2007, alu.) started to be really.. REALLY slow. I had no idea what could possibly be the cause so I instinctively rebooted my computer.

normally, this process takes a minute or two. It took 15 minutes just to get to the login screen, then another 10 to get finder up and running !!

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what is going on?

Please save me from this crazy mess!

-Thank you so very much


Luca.
Typical issue indicating dead/dying drive.

I had 2 such last year including a brand new drive which WD replaced, no questions asked, when I told them what it was doing.

I cannot be held responsible for the things that come out of my mouth.
In the Windows world, most everything folks don't understand is called a virus.
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