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my mac will not turn on and is showing a gray scale globe flashing

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Apr 24, 2013 9:39 AM

I have just lost connection with my Imac.  It will not turn on.  The screen is flashing a grey scale globe.  Is this happening to anyone else?

iMac, Mac OS X (10.6.8)
  • Baby Boomer (USofA) Level 9 Level 9 (55,540 points)

    Have you read for possible solutions over in the "More Like This" thread over here?-----------------------> Checked Apple's Knowledge Base?


    Please detail ALL you have done so far in the way of troubleshooting?   Need this info to avoid the been there done that scenarios.


    Which model iMac do you have?


    If your iMac does not turn on, how to see the gray globe flashing?














    iMac (3.2 GHz, Intel Core i5-2013), OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.3), Fusion Drive-3.12TB, 32GB RAM


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