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Hello There eveyone i have a problem maybe yall can fix.


My powerbook is maybe 8 months old and it has never had a problem till recently where it takes 6 mins or longer to start up. all i see is that little rainbow spinner of death and then all my dock finally loads up....any suggestions...

i ran utility....but nothing..
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when you say you ran utility, what utility? and what did you do? have you tried resetting the pram or running cron scripts?
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It might be time to do a fresh install of the operating system. It's going to be hard to figure out what the problem might be.
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It is well known that the startup time becomes VVEERRYY long if you have a lot of additional Fonts in your Home (must be ~/Library/Fonts)...
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