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    Different Startup Options
    What are the different things I can hold at system startup? What will each one do?

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    2 x 3.0GHz Quad-Core, 6GB OS X 10.6.8 | 15in MacBook Pro 2.2GHz OS X 10.6.8 | 64GB iPad 2 WiFi
    I don't understand your question. Maybe someone can interpret your question for me.
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    Mar 09, 2004
    Miami FL
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    Well since Mac is designed to be on or asleep essentially all the time, start ups should be rare enough to make selection of start up items somewhat unimportant

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    If you hold down Apple + S it will bring you into Single User Mode....basically a unix shell

    Holding down C will boot from the CD drive. There are more but I can't remember them off the top of my head
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