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Imac won't work out of safe mode(No Sound/Video)

Discussion in 'Apple Mac' started by chiefhog1, Apr 21, 2015.

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  1. chiefhog1

    chiefhog1 Thread Starter

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    My Imac runs well,even though its old (2007 10.6.3 os x) recently it will only start up in safe mode - so this means I have no sound or video. Also If I restart it with out going into safe mode the only things that appear on my desktop is spotify, torrents and DVX player - very strange.

    Please help is possible, I am not very tech savvy but it appears this could be a simple fix.

    Thanks in advance

    Chiefhog1
     
  2. Headrush

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    You'd have to manually disable extensions until you found the one causing the problem.

    What exactly happens when you start normally?
    Does this include login into a user account or just to the login screen?
     
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