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iPhoto 11 fan spinning very loudly

278 Views 2 Replies Latest reply: Jul 15, 2013 6:58 AM by darthmok RSS
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Jul 15, 2013 3:47 AM

Hi,

 

I have a 2004 i7 15" Macbook Pro, when I startup iPhoto 11 (version 9.4.3) the fan spins really fast and I can hear it clearly. Also, the MBP will heat up and then reboot itself.

 

So I just bought a 2013 i7 13" Macbook Air, same problem, the fan spins loudly and then MBA heats up.

 

Can anyone help?

 

Thx and cheers,

MacBook Air, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.4)
  • Terence Devlin Level 10 Level 10 (121,745 points)
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    Jul 15, 2013 4:54 AM (in response to darthmok)

    That's what happens when an pp hangs or is in someother way distressed. Have you the same library on both machines?

     

    As a Test:

     

    Hold down the option (or alt) key and launch iPhoto. From the resulting menu select 'Create Library'

     

    Import a few pics into this new, blank library. Is the Problem repeated there?

     

    Post back with the result.

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