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If Your MacBook Pro Not Turning On

macbook not turning on

At Mac.Infinity, we understand the frustration that comes with a MacBook Pro refusing to turn on when you need it the most. Our comprehensive guide aims to assist you in resolving this issue swiftly and efficiently, ensuring your MacBook Pro gets back to its optimal state. Let's dive into the troubleshooting steps.


Identifying the Issue

Reason Behind MacBook Not Turning On

When faced with a seemingly lifeless MacBook Pro, various factors could be at play. It might be a faulty power cord, a problematic charging cable, or a deeper hardware or software issue.

Don't panic; follow our step-by-step guide to pinpoint and address the problem.


Troubleshooting Steps

1. Check the Blank Screen

A black screen is a common laptop issue. Start by ensuring the brightness isn't set to zero. If that's not the issue, proceed to check for any unusual sounds. If there are noises without a display, the problem might lie with the screen.


2. Boot to Recovery Mode

If you hear feedback but still have a black screen, try booting into Recovery Mode using Command + R. If successful, the macOS utility screen should appear. Reboot your MacBook, and if the issue persists, move on to the next steps.


3. Ensure Your Mac Has Power

Connect your MacBook Pro charger securely and check for any damages to the power cord. Use Apple-branded cables whenever possible, as third-party cables may not provide the required amperage. If the issue persists, proceed to the power cycle.


4. Go Through a Power Cycle

This seemingly illogical step can work wonders. Plug your MacBook Pro into the charger, hold down the power button for ten seconds, then release. Wait a few seconds and press the power button again. This simple yet effective power cycle might just bring your MacBook Pro back to life.


5. Reset the SMC (System Management Controller)

Unplug the laptop, hold down Shift + Control + Option + Power for ten seconds, release, reconnect the charger, and then press the power button. This reset might resolve issues related to fan control, temperature monitoring, and more.


6. Reset the PRAM / NVRAM

Hold down Command + Option + P + R while turning on the device. Release the keys after the MacBook restarts twice. This reset addresses minor issues stored in NVRAM/PRAM.


7. Unplug Your Accessories

Disconnect all USB devices, printers, or other connections. Restart your MacBook Pro. If the MacBook is still not turning On, it might be time to seek professional help.


Seeking Professional Assistance

8. Contact the MacBook Repair Center

If the aforementioned steps haven't revived your MacBook Pro, it's advisable to contact a reliable MacBook repair center.


At Mac.Infinity, we offer service and repair for Apple and Mac devices in Singapore, with a host of benefits:

  • Service at Your Convenience: Walk-in to our conveniently located retail store at Funan Mall Level 3 unit 24, or you can make an appointment for our on-site service.

  • Assured Warranty on All MacBook Repairs: Rest easy with our warranty coverage on all repairs.

  • Usage of High-Quality Parts: We use only top-notch parts for replacements.

  • Trained Professionals and Well-Equipped Repair Centre: Our skilled technicians ensure quality service.


You can have complete peace of mind, knowing your device is in capable hands. Choose Mac.Infinity for reliable, fast, and expert Apple and Mac repair in Singapore.


Mac.Infinity offers expert Apple iPhone and Mac repair services that are both reliable and affordable. With skilled technicians, genuine parts, and a commitment to quality, we are your go-to destination for Apple service and repairs.


Funan Mall #03-24

107 North Bridge Road,Singapore 179105

Shop Tel : 9169 1257

Opening : 11Am to 8PM

[included weekend&Public Holiday]

Connected by underground pathway from CityHall MRT Station.


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