2nd November 2019

dummies
12

What do I do when my Mac is frozen?

Restart. If Force Quit doesn't bail you out, try rebooting the computer. If a frozen Mac prevents you from clicking the Restart command on the Apple menu, hold down the power button for several seconds or press the Control+Command keys and then press the power button.

Similarly, what is the command to force quit on Mac?

OS X has a special window dedicated to handling apps that need to be force quit. You can access this window two ways, first, by clicking the Apple logo in the Menu Bar and selecting Force Quit. Alternatively, you can bring up this same window by using the keyboard shortcut Command-Option-Escape.

How do I get my Macbook to unfreeze?

Three ways. Click apple logo located at the top left of the menu bar and select force quit. Hold down the option, command, and escape buttons and select force quit. Hold down the power button untill the computer turns off.

Can t force quit an application on Mac?

To use it, make sure the frozen app is active and press and hold Command-Option-Shift-Escape (you'll notice that this is simply the Force Quit Window shortcut with the Shift key modifier thrown in). As with other force quit methods, the active application will immediately be force quit.
Write Your Answer

Rate

80% people found this answer useful, click to cast your vote.

4 / 5 based on 2 votes.

Bookmark

Press Ctrl + D to add this site to your favorites!

Share