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Keda Apr 15, 2000 01:27 PM
5200/LC75 freezes on shutdown
5200/LC75, 64MB, 8.6.

Its my brother' sMac and he's 2 states away. Ive had him zap the PRAM & trash the finder prefs.

Any ideas?
Gael Apr 20, 2000 11:09 AM
Tell your brother to call Apple Tech Support, they've been very helpful tome in the past, no reason they shouldn't be to your brother as well!!!
Crazy K Apr 21, 2000 07:41 PM
Version of OS? How much RAM? Just a couple of questions that I need answering before I even try to answer.
Keda Apr 21, 2000 10:45 PM
64 MB, System 8.6
wlonh Apr 22, 2000 01:09 AM
wow, Keda, patience... good for you, seeing as you had stated that from the getgo...

sorry i have no help for ya
Keda Apr 24, 2000 10:02 AM

My bro switched to '8.6 Base' in xtn mgr, and it still hung on SD. Now Im not sure what to tell him, but it doesn't look like an extension.

He said he has recently begun using his girlfriends printer (Older StyleWriter- I think) & Keyboard/mouse. This is the only clue I have.

Could this cause a problem?
Keda Apr 26, 2000 12:19 PM
The printer was the problem. He disconected it and all went well. Hmmm, thats strange.

It would be too bad if he had to not use the printer. Could it be a bad cable? Ill also tell him to reinstall the printer driver.

Any thoughts?
wlonh Apr 26, 2000 12:22 PM
yeah could be the cable, could be the driver awfully hard to tell as you know, without being there

cable sounds most likely to me
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