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Gateway M350WVN laptop not working

When my ac adapter is plugged in to the computer it charges the battery and works off of the battery but not the ac. i have replaced the motherboard and stiil have the same problem checked the ac adapter output getting 19v as i should be. When i push on the on button the light lites up for a second then goes out. not sure what to try next.
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Pat

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  • jeffhobby Oct 07, 2008

    My mx6427 Gateway Notebook will not Power up. I get 3 to 4 Red Light Flashes only when pushing the Power Button. I tried a New Universal cord.





    Thanks,



    Jeff



  • JDTec
    JDTec May 11, 2010

    Many Gateway laptops have a separate AC/DC board.

    Since you still have the problem when you replaced the system board, I have to believe that this is the case. Did you see it when replacing the system board? also, there is :







    Reset hole
    Resets computer if unable to recover by power switch



    On the bottom near the fan.

    Please remember to rate all users who assist you for free :)

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