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MBP won't shu toff


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since installing Lion I can't get my Macbook Pro to shut off in any normal way. The shutoff process starts, but the dervish spins forever and I have to finally shut off by holding the on button. anyone else with this problem? plus, Lion has made everything slower!
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Try repairing the hard drive startup Volume. Startup using the recovery partition by starting with Command-r, or by holding the option key and selecting the recovery partition for startup. Then, use Disk Utility to repair the normal startup volume.

Does that help?
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