Mid 2010 Model A1278 / 2.4 or 2.66 GHz Core 2 Duo processor

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SMC reset without functional power button an shift key

Is it possible to do a manual smc reset8?

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Yes, but you need to "bridge" the power button.

Unplug battery and of course Mag Safe adapter, then bridge the power button as if you want to turn on your MacBook. Bridge it for at least 30 seconds, than reconnect battery and / or Mag Safe adapter and turn on your MBP.

(don't know if bridge is the right term, maybe jumper)

Regards, Stone

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