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I cnnot start my mac book pro-

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I cnnot start my mac book pro-
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Ashik replied 4 years ago.
Hi I am Ashik. I think i can help you

Could you explain your situation a little more?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
yes i left the compueter on overnight and this morning it will not start

i connected the power cord snd first it was grren and not any more
i checked the bttery behind the comuter and 4 green lights are on
Expert:  Ashik replied 4 years ago.
Can you hear any sound from your Mac ? (like Spinning of hard disk, fan etc)
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
none
Expert:  Ashik replied 4 years ago.
Which Macbook Pro is this ? Macbook Pro 15-inch Late 2008 or MacBook Pro 15-inch Early 2008 or MacBook Pro 17-inch, Late 2008 and earlier or ??
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
it is Mac Book Pro 17 inch and I think it is late 2008 or early 2009
Expert:  Ashik replied 4 years ago.
We can try to reset the System Management Controller of your MBP. May be it'll help..


  1. Disconnect the MagSafe power adapter from the computer, if it's connected.
  2. Remove the battery (Click Here)
  3. Press and hold the power button for 5-10 seconds.
  4. Release the power button.
  5. Reconnect the battery and MagSafe power adapter.
  6. Turn it on..

Does it starts up ?

Best Regards,
Ashik
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Customer: replied 4 years ago.
No
it does not start up
Mag safe power adaptor does not light up
Expert:  Ashik replied 4 years ago.
Have you tried another power outlet ?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
yes
Expert:  Ashik replied 4 years ago.
Sounds like your Mac's Power Supplier is fried or it might be the logic board that is fried. Since this is a hardware issue, you have to take it to the Apple store. I hope your Mac is still under Apple care, if so they will fix it for free !

Best Regards,
Ashik
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Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Many thanks for your help
I will try you again in the future
Expert:  Ashik replied 4 years ago.
You're welcome ! But i'm sorry that i couldn't give you a nice answer !

Best Regards,
Ashik
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