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3454 Views 5 Replies Latest reply: Mar 6, 2009 8:04 AM by A R M
Currently Being ModeratedMar 2, 2009 10:41 PM (in response to dallen33)This is not normal...the computer should not show any graphical artifacts. It should at most get decently hot, but not hot enough to burn or be unbearable to the touch.PowerMac G5 dual 2.5GHz, PowerBook G4 1GHz DVI, MacBook Pro 17" 2.4GHz, Mac OS X (10.5.6), Computers are....yummeh!
Currently Being ModeratedMar 5, 2009 2:14 PM (in response to dallen33)Having the same problem here.
I am runing on the 9600M.
This is what I see on the screen. The lines and dots are blinking.
http://img25.imageshack.us/img25/9413/50197527.jpgMacBook Pro 17 Unibody, Mac OS X (10.5.6), 2.93GHz - 4GB Ram
Currently Being ModeratedMar 5, 2009 3:22 PM (in response to A R M)I'd recommend taking the computer back for a replacement ASAP. Apple should give you a new one with no questions asked.PowerMac G5 dual 2.5GHz, PowerBook G4 1GHz DVI, MacBook Pro 17" 2.4GHz, Mac OS X (10.5.6), Computers are....yummeh!
Currently Being ModeratedMar 6, 2009 7:54 AM (in response to A R M)Looks like "The Matrix" to me.
You definitely have a hardware issue if you see things like this on the display. Give Apple a call or take it back. They should issue you a replacement if it is within 14 days of purchase.
--TravisUnibody MBP 2.4Ghz, 2GB, 250GB 7200RPM, Mac OS X (10.5.6), 8GB iPod Touch, Time Capsule, 20" Alu iMac
Currently Being ModeratedMar 6, 2009 8:04 AM (in response to Travis A.)Thxs for the answers.MacBook Pro 17 Unibody, Mac OS X (10.5.6), 2.93GHz - 4GB Ram