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IMac won't power up

Dear Mr. Krabby,
I've checked this site for a response 5 times daily or more since I posted my iMac problem Saturday November1, 2008. Nothing as yet. I'd like some advice, please, if you're willing to share. Have already taken my iMac in for repair which I've been told is the power source. I've got no knowledge base- could you please help. In addition, "guest" has the same problem. You could get a two-fer if you're so inclined. :)

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  • OldMa Nov 17, 2008

    Hi thejohnsonn

    My iMac is a flat panel G5 . Hope the clarification helps.

  • Mary Anne Drobnak
    Mary Anne Drobnak Dec 13, 2008

    This is grandma nerd. Did you try the APPLE WEBSITE. CLICK ON SUPPORT. Click on name of your computer. Type problem in SEARCH. Hope this helps.

  • OldMa Dec 26, 2008

    Hello grandma, not sure exactly what you wanted me to do with Apple support. In the original problem I wasn't able to power up my computer, so any tech support was unavailable to me by nature of the problem itself. I appreciate you taking the time to try to help, though. Thanks.

  • Loteck May 11, 2010

    When you say "power source" I assume you mean "power supply". I don't know how difficult this is to repair on your model but, as with all iMacs, it is probably not easy. Sorry, but you may have to pay to have it done. No easy fix for this one.


  • thejohnsonsn May 11, 2010

    I cant find your origional post whats the issue no power??? power no video ?

  • thejohnsonsn May 11, 2010

    Forgive me i cant find your origional post what model Imac is this ?? Old berry style crt type or flat panel??

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It's time to contact Apple,com. Click on Support. Then click on computer type. Next type your problem in the seach box.

Apple will ask you to set up a password.

Their discussion forum is very helpful. You get this thru SUPPORT.

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