07-19-2011, 06:36 PM #1
MacBookPRO5,4 Grey screen shutting down.
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- Jul 19, 2011
PC convert. I have had this Laptop for 18 months.
About 6 months ago, I tried to shut it down and a grey screen descended. It stated in about five different languages that I need to hold down the on button to reset my computer.
I hate it because you hear that hard drive tick and think............
Can anyone explain this one:
Tonight, I was running google chrome and writing on Garageband. Suddenly the screen went blank.
(Completely gutting for me as I had written a blinding tune).
When I touched the brightness increase button, the screen flickered on and off, to the point that I could save my efforts. When I took my finger off the brightness button the screen went blank again.
What is going on?
07-19-2011, 07:14 PM #2
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- Jan 23, 2008
- Fort Worth, Texas
- Late 2013 27" iMac, iPad 3, iPhone 6s+, iPhone 6+, 3 iPods, El Capitan
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