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my applications on my mac always quit os x why?

by slo4 / January 20, 2006 6:18 AM PST

sometimes my aplications on my powerbook 4
quits without reason the messege i get is "the application .....
unexpectedly quit submit repport?" it happens alot and with every applications, i went to a appelstore but they couldent help me.
Could somebody help me with this problem .thank you

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When was the last time
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / January 20, 2006 8:50 AM PST

that you repaired permissions?
Go to Applications/Utilities folder and launch Disk Utility. Select your drive from the left hand window and, in the right hand window, click on Repair Permissions.
Let the program do its thing.
On completion, quit from Disk Utility and see if anything has improved.

Report back

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my applications on my G4
by slo4 / January 20, 2006 7:31 PM PST
In reply to: When was the last time

thanks for the help
wen i try to repair my harddisk in the beginning it works but then in the middel of the progress i get a messege that the program can't be continued .it doesent even close the window it looked like it was blocked, when i tried to stop it to try again i got a messege telling me that if i quit my harddisk would be destroyd so i waited for 2 hours and it stayed the same. i did quit then and it looks like the disk is ok i tryed it again and had the same messege.
sara

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HD problem
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / January 20, 2006 10:15 PM PST

Ok, so now we know that you have a problem with your HD which needs to be fixed.
Do you have any other utilities other than Disk Utility? Programs like Disk Warrior, TechTool Pro and the like. DO NOT use Norton Utilities.
Disk Warrior and TechTool Pro are the two "must have" utilities for a Mac user.
Were you trying to repair the Disk or repair Disk Permissions? They are two different things.
Is the machine still under warranty?


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