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Computer will not turn on fully.

I belive i deleted the wrong file from my computer now it only goes to a loading screen when i hit the power on button what can i do to fix this

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Hi! What do you mean by "loading screen"? What exactly do you see on the screen?

You may have accidentally deleted files which are necessary for your laptop to boot. If this is the case, the easiest route is probably to boot from the restore DVD which came with your machine by holding down the "C" key with it in the drive, and the step through the prompts and reinstall your OS. If you use the default settings, it will not erase your existing data, and it should restore critical system files which may have been deleted.

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its a grayish screen with the apple on it and the loading circle thing. i dont have my disk anymore cause when i had my computer under warrenty the disk got stuck in the computer and i shipped it to the warhouse to get fixed and never got the disk back but my sister has a dick for her computer its a few years newer then mine though.


I would try booting up in safe mode, by holding down the shift key while powering on the computer. This boots up using only essential files, and sometimes can work when a full boot does not.

If you have an Apple store near you, they may be able to assist you in acquiring a restore DVD, or they may restore the system for you, depending on how nice they are feeling that day.


thanks for all the help i tried to restart in safe mode and nothing seems to be working im goin to see bout a apple store near me and hopfully they will do somthing. But do u think it will cost anything..


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