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    PowerPC G5 Freeze with Pattern
    I have an iMac G5 1.8 GHz powerpc that freezes and displays a pattern of horizontal and vertical lines over the entire screen. Just upgraded to Leopard few months ago. What could be causing this? Thanks.

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    G'day and welcome to the forums, pity under such circumstances.

    Indications are failing logic board and here is a similar post from Apple Discussions, same problem same model iMac:-


    https://discussions.apple.com/thread...864&tstart=135
    Hang on to those original install discs like grim death! Using OS X.7 or later make a bootable USB thumb drive before running Installer!

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