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Question mark when turn on laptop

My laptop froze last night so I turned it off. But when I turn it on, it makes a clicking noise and a file folder with a question mark flashes on the screen. I cannot do anything else.

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    I have the same exact problem. No i'm super sad. What did you do to resolved this issue?

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Unfortunately, the clicking sound means that the hard drive is bad. That is why it will not boot. If it is under warranty, call Apple support. 800.275.2273 in the US.
800.263.3394 in Canada

If I could be of further assistance, let me know. If this helps or solves the issue, please rate it.
Thanks, Joe

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