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Macbook Pro ejects install disk. Cant go to safe mode!


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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.
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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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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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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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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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