Ana içeriğe geç

iMac G5 Freezes After Startup Even After Hard Drive Replacement

My Imac G5 was freezing up during or after start-up. I sometimes reached the desktop and it would freeze. I got onto the internet a couple of times before it froze, as well. I also got the lines going across the screen (in random/intermitent patterns). I found a few sites that stated the problem was likely the hard drive going bad, so I replaced the hard drive and still get the same problems. I tried various scans and fixes like the ones in Disk Utility, but still the same problem with the freezing and lines across the screen. The hard drive is now a new one, so is this still a hardware issue? I even tried a fresh OS install on the old hard drive (no changes) and the buyer of the new hard drive did a clean install of Snow Leopard.

Yanıtlandı! Cevabı görüntüle Ben de bu sorunu yaşıyorum

Bu iyi bir soru mu?

Puan -1
1 Yorum

Is you new HD SATA 1 (1.5GB/s)? If not, it could still be a hard drive issue. SATA II drives can work with this machine... SATA III drives probably wont.

tarafından

Yorum Ekle

1 Cevap

Filtre ölçütü:
Seçilen Çözüm

Connect to an external monitior. If the lines don't go away you have a video card problem dealing with this issue is an advanced DIY project.

If the lines do go away the problem could one of a couple internal components... a cable or the LCD.

The freezing could be your CPU or RAM.

If this Answer is helpful please remember to return and mark it Accepted.

Bu yanıt yardımcı oldu mu?

Puan 1

1 Yorum:

Thanks, I'll try that and let you know what happens.

tarafından

Yorum Ekle

Yanıtını ekle

Kimberly Jones sonsuza kadar minnettar olacak.
İstatistikleri Görüntüle:

Son 24 Saat: 0

Son 7 gün: 4

Son 30 gün: 15

Her zaman: 407