Thread: Problem w/ Powerbook G4 Titanium
02-15-2006, 04:29 PM #1loserpunkGuestProblem w/ Powerbook G4 Titanium
first off i'm not sure this is in the right section so any mod feel free to move this if necessary
ok, i can sum up the problem pretty quick, my powerbook titanium 1ghz model freezes while doing almost anything.....unplugged/plugged in, starting up, running programs, even just sitting there w/ the screen saver on, sitting on a desk or being moved around
i've done a clean install of mac OS X and gotten rid of everything and it still freezes just as often which can range from once a day...to every 2 minutes
any suggestions......i know taking it to the mac store would probably be best, but i'm super short on cash right now so i doubt that's a possibility
02-15-2006, 04:47 PM #2
What version of OS X are you running?
How much RAM is in the machine?
Have you tried repairing permissions?__________________________________________________
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02-15-2006, 07:32 PM #3loserpunkGuest
it's running tiger, and it's got a gig of ram...i don't know what repairing permissions is
02-15-2006, 08:03 PM #4chrisb2999Guest
02-15-2006, 11:44 PM #5loserpunkGuest
alright, i repaired the permissions, and ran a software update...and it's only frozen twice since i restarted after the software update, and both times it was plugged into the AC and i've heard of ppl having problems w/ their AC adapteres, and mine is an old one from a g3 (possible problem?)
02-19-2006, 12:18 PM #6maddog39Guest
I have a titanium PowerBook and that has never happened to me and I know how much the apple store costs, $300 to fix the hard drive, lol. I dont think the G3's have problems on G4's.
02-19-2006, 08:25 PM #7loserpunkGuest
it's went about 3 days now problem free, and i've been using it a lot more now that i'm pretty confident in it....
it did freeze a total of 3 times after the repair..but that was within the first 2 hrs...hasn't happened since....
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