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  1. #1

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    Oct 16, 2007
    NOOB. Blue screen?
    I got the upgrade leopard disc and installed it. Now i get the blue screen for about 30 seconds after i turn my computer on? This never occurred when i had tiger osx. How do i fix it? How do i "archive and install" with the upgrade disc because i couldn't find it?

  2. #2

    KamileonX's Avatar
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    Oct 12, 2007
    Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
    MBP 15" Gloss, 2.4 GHz C2D, 4GB DDR2, 160 GB @ 7200 HDD, 256 MB 8600M GT
    if it's just a blank blue screen, that is normal.
    KamileonX (Lawrence)
    MacBook Pro 15" (Glossy) Custom
    2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, 4 GB OCZ DDR2 667 MHz RAM, 160 GB 7200 RPM Hard Drive, 256 MB GeForce 8600M GT Graphics, Mac OS X Leopard v10.5.2

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    Member Since
    Nov 06, 2007
    Even if the start up time has gone from about 20 seconds to almost a minute?

  4. #4
    Welcome to Mac-Forums, PduBB23.

    Did you look at this Apple Knowledge Base Article, Mac OS X 10.5: "Blue screen" appears after installing Leopard and restarting? It might help you.

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    Jan 04, 2005
    Modesto, Ca.
    iMac 2010 27" QuadI7, iMac 2008 10.10.5, Macbook2007 10.7.5, Mac Mini 10.7.5, iPhone 3GS Note 8!
    That blue screen is NOT an error screen, it's a Loading screen. 1 Minute on a modern Mac is way too long. Longest here is 10 seconds on my G4 desktop.

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