Having problems with your Apple PC Laptops ?
My Macbook A1181 won't boot. When I turn it on, I
\015 My friend's Macbook A1181 won't boot. When I turn it on, I hear 2 clicks from the hard drive and the screen flashes once very briefly. Hard drive keeps on spinning without making any further sounds and the screen stays blank. I plugged in a new unformatted HD; same result except no clicks from the new HD, but the screen stays blank. I tested Ram with my other laptop, the memory is good. Any suggestions?\015
Here the same problem now.when powerbutton is pressed I hear de boot sound and only a blank screen is what you get
This is mostlikley a Motherboard issue this model is popular for having the motherboard burn out
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