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    Exclamation Turning On By Itself.
    I realized my MacBook turned itself on this morning, by hearing the cd drive make the noise it usually makes when I turn it on, then hearing the starting up noise.

    I waited till the desktop opened up, and turned it off, waited for it to shut off, then closed the lid. I went out for a couple hours, and came back and noticed the light next to the IR censor was on, I opened the lid and it said 'Starting OSX', so I waited for it to fully boot, and shut it off.

    How do I stop this?

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    Feb 19, 2007
    Do you have EyeTV installed? If so, turn off the Schedule updating (change to Manual). If not, do you know if you have some other program that sets a daemon to access something online? Sounds like a daemon is turning on your Macbook to update something.
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