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Hi, my mac stopped booting so I ran disk repair and it said that there was a node structure issue. So I erased the disk and now I can't boot at all, what should I do?
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You need to reinstall the operating system. If you erased the disk, you erased that as well.

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Insert your OS X install DVD and boot holding the "C" key. Then follow the prompts to reinstall the OS. If you erased the disk, all of your previous data is already gone.
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My mac never came with a OS X install disk? The only way I could reinstall it's from disk utility but it can't determine whether I'm allowed to reinstall. It just says contact apple care when i try
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