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#1 Repairman Jim

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Posted 23 March 2011 - 12:24 PM

Hi, I have a tower type G5 that has had a freezing problem. I have googled it and it seems to be very common. I haven't read about anyone actually solving the problem. I have tried everything anyone has written about but it keeps on happening. I have had a new motherboard, hard drive, new memory sticks, system checks out fine. It just won't stop. Has anyone ever really solved this? Thanks, Jim

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Posted 23 March 2011 - 12:29 PM

Have you verified that your motherboard is securely fastened to the motherboard tray? You could have a short.

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Posted 24 March 2011 - 02:20 PM

Jim
do you have the original disks that came with your mac? If so put the disk in the drive and hold the D key while booting to boot to the diagnostic and run it to see if anything fails.

There are a lot of things that this could be and that will help narrow it down.

Also have you preformed a fresh install recently? If so is it still happening?




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