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Change of boot up

273 Views 4 Replies Latest reply: May 16, 2012 8:49 AM by anthonyfromdf RSS
anthonyfromdf Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)
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May 14, 2012 10:50 AM

When I boot up my Mac Mini with OS X 10.7.3 now it appears first of all with a black area on the left and a stretched Apple symbol. Then it changes and ends with the right desktop, should I be worried as I have used disk utility to check the HD. Please can anyone help?

Mac mini, Mac OS X (10.7.3)
  • mooblie Level 4 Level 4 (1,915 points)
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    May 14, 2012 11:29 AM (in response to anthonyfromdf)

    Sounds like it's just your display and your mini adjusting themselves to talk to each other on boot up.  If it always settles down correctly, I wouldn't worry about it.

     

    Do you have access to (or can you borrow) another display to try that?

  • mooblie Level 4 Level 4 (1,915 points)
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    May 15, 2012 10:36 AM (in response to anthonyfromdf)

    As long as you didn't Format/Erase anything with Disk Utility, I'm sure you didn't do any harm.  Verifying, or repairing, the disk (and/or its permissions) should be fine.

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