How to Force Restart a MacBook

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Force restarting a MacBook can act as a fix for crashes or frozen programs.

Force Restarting a MacBook

  1. Press the power button (It is the Touch ID button for some newer models) and the command key (⌘) and the control key (^) at the same time.
  2. Release the previously mentioned buttons once the screen goes blank/dark and the Apple logo shows up.

This Article Was Last Updated: May 9, 2020 @ 9:45 pm