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    Macbook Pro ejects install disk. Cant go to safe mode!
    Hi, i have just replaced my harddrive on my Macbook Pro 10.4.11.
    I cant go to safe mode beacuse it ejects the install disk a few moments after i put it in and I cant start up my computer nor can i go to safe mode.
    -Any advice?
    Thanks

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    what do you mean? why are you trying to go into Safe Mode? you need to hold down C at start up and boot from the CD.
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    Quote Originally Posted by robduckyworth View Post
    what do you mean? why are you trying to go into Safe Mode? you need to hold down C at start up and boot from the CD.
    This and once it boots off the install disc, use disk utility to properly format the new harddrive.

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    I cant, it ejects the cd right after i put it in.

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    Quote Originally Posted by robduckyworth View Post
    what do you mean? why are you trying to go into Safe Mode? you need to hold down C at start up and boot from the CD.
    I just replaced the harddrive. I have tried holding down C but it ejects the install disk.

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    Is the CD grey or black? Is it pirated or legit?
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    Quote Originally Posted by robduckyworth View Post
    Is the CD grey or black? Is it pirated or legit?
    Grey. It's legit i bought it with the computer

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