Apple Inc. offers wide range of desktops and laptops to fulfill the user needs and requirements. Among all iMac is one of the most popular and widely used laptops which comes with extraordinary and ingenious features. It is known for its stylish look and easy to use functions. The iMac has four major modes such as iMac, iMac G3, iMac G4 and iMac G5. However sometimes due to several reasons iMac G5 crash on start up. Due to this problem users are unable to access there important data on Mac.
iMac G5 uses advance technology and it employs PowerPC process architecture. It includes V.92 modem, 10/100Base-T Ethernet port and video-out port. Sometimes, iMac G5 stops responding at start up and cannot boot up. This problem generally occurs due to the issues related with operating system, hard drive or external hard drive. The are several other adverse reasons which causes iMac G5 crash on start up problem like virus infection, malfunctioning of hardware, power sabotage, improper installation of system software, corrupt file system and many others.
In such cases you first have to check whether the problem is caused by external drive, to do this you are required to first disconnect all Ethernet USB and FireWire devices. Next, reconnect all the device one by one to iMac and reboot the system. If the problem is not solved then you need to replace. The problem can be also because of faulty cable as well. Another problem which arise iMac G5 crash on start up problem is the corruption of system software. At this point, you need to boot system using Mac OS X installation disk. If your system start properly then it is clear that the problem is caused by corrupt operating system and fresh installation of Mac OS x is required.
If your system is still unbootable and hard drive is invisible then you can use disk utility to repair hard drive and perform data recovery. But is the problem still persist then you need to format hard drive and recover your data using third party mac data recovery software. It easily recovers corrupted, formatted and deleted data quickly without any hassle.
Processor: Intel Power PC (G4 or later)
Operating System: OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, 10.5 Leopard, 10.4 Tiger, and 10.3.9 Panther
Memory: 256 MB
Hard Disk: 40Mb