First, we will open Console; this is located in /Applications/Utilities. Once inside, we need to click Show All Logs (Snow Leopard) or Show Log List:
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Now click the disclosure triangle by /private/var/log (Snow Leopard) or /var/log (Lion):
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And now we can click kernel.log:
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Now, to look at logs starting from the last boot, look for "nvphash=4095"
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Now you can take any errors and research their respective solutions.
- 11/3/2012 - added first draft (cili0)
- 13/4/2012 - 2nd draft (PookyMacMan), English screenshots added