New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Apple Notebooks Apple's notebook computers including MacBook Pro, MacBook, MacBook Air, PowerBook, and iBook.

MacBook - Slow shutdown


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
kjs

 
Member Since: Jun 10, 2008
Posts: 5
kjs is on a distinguished road

kjs is offline
I have a standard Macbook, it seems to take forever to shut down the desktop etc shuts down and it displays the wallpaper and the little spinning loading symbol.

Just wondered if there was any thing I could do about this? not sure what logs to check etc.

Im running 10.5.3
QUOTE Thanks
Waterpolo820

 
Waterpolo820's Avatar
 
Member Since: Jan 28, 2008
Location: the OC, SoCal
Posts: 536
Waterpolo820 will become famous soon enough
Mac Specs: 2x 2.2 C2D MBP 15", 3x Mac Classic, Mac Mini, iPhone 3G, Clamshell

Waterpolo820 is offline
What kind of apps are you running when you shut down??

"In a world full of ordinaries,
I will be extraordinary"
QUOTE Thanks
kjs

 
Member Since: Jun 10, 2008
Posts: 5
kjs is on a distinguished road

kjs is offline
Even if i shut every thing down im using it still takes an age, this has only been the case since i reinstalled mac os. The only thing i could think causing it would be the drivers for my FW audio device? from m-audio. (fw410).
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« HDD Upgrade | HELP!! Hard drive still full even after moving files to external hard drive!!! »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Unable to Shutdown SmokingFetus OS X - Operating System 11 10-14-2008 11:54 PM
SLOW file transfer on home network. Yianni1066 Internet, Networking, and Wireless 0 11-06-2006 12:09 AM
slow shutdown time mikesnail Switcher Hangout 4 12-20-2005 11:08 AM
Slow OS X ... Help please !! etes Switcher Hangout 13 04-10-2005 08:06 PM
Slow Down macperson2 Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 4 10-20-2004 02:06 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:05 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?