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    Dec 06, 2012
    imac g4 white screen
    Dear Mac lovers,

    I just got 2 imac 15" g4's and would like to get them up and running.
    They worked just fine the last time they were used a couple of months(maybe years) ago.
    However when i start them today they both show a white screen. When you look closely from the side of the screen you will see that the screen is not completely white but just has a very very low contrast or something.
    Both of the computers are running os 9.2 (i am going to instal os x)

    Who can help me with this? I would really like to have this design classic to work again

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    Member Since
    Dec 06, 2012
    Here is how my screen looks: Imac g4 display problem - YouTube

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    Member Since
    Nov 28, 2007
    Nambucca Heads Australia
    iMac, i7 4GHz, 32GB memory, 1TB Blade Drive, OS X.13.4
    From the video looks like you are experiencing backlight problems. Is it worth fixing? Cost may be pretty heavy ~ ask Apple dealer.
    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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