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Won't boot into safe mode. I tried booting it holding Shift but it doesn't work! it gets to blue screen and its stuck. I managed to get it passed there by sheer luck once but thats it.

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  • What version of OS X are you running? – Cajunluke Mar 3 '11 at 17:43
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  • Hold down the Option key - does it enter the boot disk chooser screen?
  • Put the OS install CD in the drive, and boot holding down the C key. Does that work? If so, use Disk Utility to run a scan on the drive.
  • Can you plug in an external monitor? What happens when you do?
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It's Bricked

I don't remember a blue screen, but I had one that did the grey screen and wouldn't enter the loader. Could be a a variety of hardware issues or even software issues. Take it to an Apple store for the best diagnosis.

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  • it gets passed the apple logo and the ajax spinner gif. If that helps any for you to diagnose. We do not have any apple stores in turkey... – Sevki Dec 28 '10 at 16:08
  • @Sevki: Have you tried the boot loader? Hold down option. – Josh K Dec 28 '10 at 19:11

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