Thread: Start Up Issues ... iBook G4
11-25-2009, 12:42 AM #1
Start Up Issues ... iBook G4
- Member Since
- Aug 18, 2008
- Daytona, Fl
- 13inch 2 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo MacBook Version 10.5.6
I have an iBook G4, that upon start up (makes the chime noise, shows the apple, and the active circle) automatically shuts off. It never reaches the Log in screen.
I have tried to boot from the install disk ... no go.
It also has a full battery charge & is plugged in, is this my HD? or something else.
Thanks in Advance!
11-25-2009, 07:07 AM #2
- Member Since
- Jul 02, 2006
- Crawley, England
- 20" Intel iMac 2.4 Ghz/3G Ram/320HD, Snow Leopard. PBook G4, 1.5Ghz/1.5 Ram/250 HD, Leopard 10.5.6.
Most likely it will be the logic board on this machine, as they are very prone to failure sadly, especially if it's an older model.
I would suggest you try running FSCK and NVRAM/PRAM resets though, just to see if it helps, which it often does.
A search of the site will give you info on how.Try my custom Mac Forums Search Engine: Mac Forums Google Search
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