Then I unplugged the power, held down the power button and plugged it back in, and the LED lit up, and so did my keyboard. In other cases, usually as a last resort, you may need to reset cmos which is done by moving a jumper near the battery which is often but not always identified Disconnect everything except the monitor including the keyboard and the mouse. Speaking from experince, Ive run alot in to Emachines and Gateways, both always with PSU and MOBO problemsIf your hardware works fine on other machines, test you PSU aswell, narrowing it http://itinfosecure.com/gateway-computer/gateway-pc-question.php
Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? In this case, somewhere was a loose connection which was sending confusing signals into the system out of harmony with the power supply. hammerbill, Aug 13, 2005 #5 Space Cowboy Thread Starter Joined: Apr 19, 2005 Messages: 5,392 Thanks for the suggestions.. Newsletter A weekly newsletter featuring an editorial and a roundup of the latest articles, news and other interesting topics. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/55483-2-gateway-turn
Things to Confirm Make sure the power cord is firmly connected to the computer and the wall outlet. As you can tell I have less than a rudimentary knowledge of computers, but I would like to try to fix this on my own if possible ... Neuronz CrAsHnBuRnXp Sep 28, 2007, 12:53am EDT Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List >>Re: Gateway Profile 4 - Won't Power OnMichael Stein said:
Disconnect everything except the monitor and the keyboard. Now the computer wont turn on, only the gateway logo comes on and then nothing. This connector has a retention clip that must be pushed in before the connector can be removed. Gateway Zx6971 Power Supply Expensive to fix or to replace it.
TheRayvolution, Jan 16, 2012 #7 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Your name or email address: Do you already have an Gateway All In One Wont Power On Computers used in some European countries need to be set to 230v. This procedure might help the computer to restart if it were shut down improperly. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/fmn400c-gateway-desktop-wont-turn-on.388759/ Any instruction beyond this could be wrong as there are some thousand cases.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Hard Drive Info by David_1976 / January 10, 2012 12:21
So I'm thinkin they need some sorta input before they will turn on? Gateway Laptop Will Not Turn On All Rights Reserved. The process drains stored electrical energy that is held in some critical circuits on the motherboard. Then you can connect things back one at a time to see which device is causing the problem...maby a device went faulty.
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If the procedures are followed closely when testing a power supply with the self test feature, an accurate diagnosis of the power supply can be quickly made. http://itinfosecure.com/gateway-computer/gateway-computer-won-t-boot.php Not all, but most.The kit I use is for IDE, SATA and most sizes of either. There could be a problem with the battery. Damage to the motherboard, memory modules, and peripheral cards can occur if these parts are exposed to ESD. Gateway Zx6971 No Power
dont know how it happened. Gateway Computer Power Supply If the computer fails to start after connecting a particular drive, the drive may be damaged and should be replaced. My experience with failing PSU's has been that one minute it works, then the next it's dead........no random shutting down symptoms.
I'm not sure what else to try, any ideas? All rights reserved. Perform this on each card in the computer. Gateway Computer Won't Boot Black Screen It is the largest of the power supply connectors.
Thanks All, I wanted to add one more note. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Position the computer where it cannot fall and can be easily opened and accessed. this contact form Check for wall outlet power.