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    mikeyman's Avatar
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    Feb 01, 2007
    13" macbook C2D; 24" Imac, 8GB Iphone
    24" Inch iMac overheating
    I just touched the top of my imac screen... above air vents on top and burned myself... how hot should an imac run?
    i dont shut it down at night it goes into sleep mode...

    any suggestions?
    also how do i go about getting a dock for this?
    I want to plug it in externally using usb or firewire or am i out of link?

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    D3v1L80Y's Avatar
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    Feb 02, 2004
    It isn't overheating. If it had overheated, it would have shut down automatically as a protective measure.

    As far as the drive, it would be much easier and probably more cost effective to just get an external drive. Here's one, for example
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