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Won't boot up correctly

When I turn on my iMac during the boot up process I only see the spinning wheel and nothing further. Is there a hard drive or a software issue?

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If you get a Blue, or Grey Screen after the Spinning Logo, there may be some problem with your Graphics Card, or if it just keeps Spinning, try formatting your iMac.

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Thanks how would formatting fix a graphics issue wouldn't it need a graphics card. I'm new with macs so I'm thinking out of a windows mindset. As I'm learning these Macs

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It generally happens iMac gets stuck at the Spinning wheel,

So to easily diagnose it try to reinstall the operating system first and if it still doesnt work theres definately a issue with the GPU

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