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Join Date: Oct 2001
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Nov 19, 2001, 04:36 PM
 
Anyone know for sure the right way to zap PRAM? Command + Option +PR how many times? I've heard anywhere from one to seven times.

Remember, Windows is just DOS in a clown face.
     
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Nov 19, 2001, 04:42 PM
 
I was told 3 times by an Apple tech.
     
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Nov 20, 2001, 02:43 AM
 
3 times it is.
     
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Nov 20, 2001, 07:24 AM
 
3 times for the paranoid. I've never zapped it and had to wait for more than 2. One time, cmd+opt+p+r, second time, let it start normally.

YMMV
     
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Nov 27, 2001, 07:18 AM
 
I always zap it depending on how bad the problem is. If it's a bad problem, I zap it more. I know it's funny, but that's just what I do. I used to be an Apple tech...I would say 3 or 4 times.
     
   
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