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How to reset Gateway Laptops

Unplug your gateway computer, pull the battery out of you computer, Hold the power button down for 60 seconds, it might not take this long, but better safe than have to go back and do it again. Release power button, install battery, plug in ac adapter, then power on. This helps to recognize new batteries and start up problems do to new hardware installations.

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HAVING STARTING PROBLEM


Power drain would be a better solution in this case.
1.first shut down the comp
2.unplug the charger
3. remove the battery
and after press and hold the power button for 60 seconds without any charger and the battery.After the 60 seconds replug the battery and the charger and turn the computer

Feb 08, 2011 | HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

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no problem just want to run it to my computer


Power drain would be a better solution in this case.
1.first shut down the comp
2.unplug the charger
3. remove the battery
and after press and hold the power button for 60 seconds without any charger and the battery.After the 60 seconds replug the battery and the charger and turn the computer

Feb 08, 2011 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

computer is frozen


Power drain would be a better solution in this case.
1.first shut down the comp
2.unplug the charger
3. remove the battery
and after press and hold the power button for 60 seconds without any charger and the battery.After the 60 seconds replug the battery and the charger and turn the computer .

Jun 10, 2010 | HP Pavilion DV6700T Notebook

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the screen in blank but the computer is on


Power drain would be a better solution in this case. 1.first shut down the comp 2.unplug the charger 3. remove the battery and after press and hold the power button for 60 seconds without any charger and the battery.After the 60 seconds replug the battery and the charger and turn the computer .

Jan 12, 2010 | HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

1 Answer

The screen on my laptop is blank


Power drain would be a better solution in this case.
1.first shut down the comp
2.unplug the charger
3. remove the battery
and after press and hold the power button for 60 seconds without any charger and the battery.After the 60 seconds replug the battery and the charger and turn the computer .

Oct 27, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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