12 Replies Latest reply: Dec 6, 2013 9:48 AM by tunesmith82
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My 2007 Imac [leopard] froze when using preview and will not boot up now.

apple logo spinning wheel, hangs and shuts down.

 

startup +option shows HD but same result hangs and shuts.

 

startup command opt + p r,  2ND CHIME but hangs and shuts

 

superdrive spits out install discs, hangs and shuts

 

startup command +s

checking

fsck not done

root device is mounted read-only

/sbin/fsck-fy

checking catalog file

INVALID RECORD COUNT

VOLUME CHECK FAILED

/dev/rdisk0s2 [HFS] exited with signal B.

reboot

hangs and shuts.

 

connected macbookpro via firewire

startup T

disk utilty

verify

Verifying volume “Macintosh HD”

Checking Journaled HFS Plus volume.

Checking Extents Overflow file.

Checking Catalog file.

Invalid record count

Volume check failed.

 

Error: Filesystem verify or repair failed.

 

 

If anyone has any solutions please let me know asap

Many thanks.


Mac OS X (10.4.9)