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macbook with QUESTION MARK

Discussion in 'Mac - General discussion' started by laroc1, Sep 2, 2011.

  1. laroc1

    laroc1 Member

    Mar 25, 2005
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    I have been given a mac book to fix , and it has got me stumped. The mac book powers on and when the screen comes on a folder appears with a question mark.

    After searching google, I found the key required to get into system manager, this does not work. I have also tried this method with an image of Mac O/S and when the DVD is in the drive it just spits it back out.

    What would you suggest, a new hard drive for starters , and whats happening with the dvd?

  2. megadunderhead

    megadunderhead Regular member

    Jan 14, 2012
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    well i can answer this question it's a really long one....

    Here we go!!!

    First the question mark is not a dead hard drive but no o.s

    Second what iso did you use you need a intel mac os x install image for a macbook the reason the machine spit it out is because you burned it in windows and you can only burn the mac iso in a mac sorry.

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