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My macbook won't boot at all, not even to the gray screen with the apple on it. I can hear it trying to boot, as the cd drive makes its typical noise when you turn it on. It was kernel panicking earlier and wouldn't stay on for more than a couple of minutes, but now the screen is just blank.`

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The problem you describe is more like a video card gone bad and that is directly related to the logic board. You can follow the instructions that shawty-lozzy gave you before and try with and external monitor (just to make sure it is not video) but if you don't see anything that way... the logic board is probably gone and unless you have AppleCare, it is an expansive repair. Good luck!

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Put the install disk that came with your laptop into your laptop, hopefully it might boot into the disk, what you have to do is hold down C until it boots. then fix the problem with utility manager.
I hope that works for you since the screen will not show the grey screen. If this does not work, there may be something wrong with the screen or the firmware, if that is true then i would suggest taking to your local Apple store and explain your problem to a mac genius and they will sort you out in no time.
Hope i have been helpful,
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