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iMAC G5 Problems

Discussion in 'Linux & Open Source' started by MrMoon, 19 Jan 2006.

  1. MrMoon


    Joined: 22 Dec 2002

    Posts: 1,596

    Hi i have an iMac G5 which i about 8 months old, and its been playing up it wont wake from sleep and has been quite slow I have updated OSX and restarted it a few times and now it wont go to sleep, you press the button and nothing happens, anyone got any ideas on how to fix it
  2. pinkegobox

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 30 Sep 2003

    Posts: 1,234

    Location: Manchester

    get a mac!

    oh wait... ermm..

    sorry dude, can't help. but i also couldn't resist. i'm a bad person... i know :(
  3. Caged


    Joined: 18 Oct 2002

    Posts: 24,184

    Right, you probably need to reset the PMU (power management unit, gets screwed up sometimes), or PRAM. Apple's support site will have instructions on how to do this for your particular model.
  4. MrMoon


    Joined: 22 Dec 2002

    Posts: 1,596

    cool thanks seemed to do the trick