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Good Morning: My name is Dann Spencer, mother of Chardae Spencer, who purchased Gateway T1620 1.8GHz/2GB/250GB/14.1"/DVD Model: LP-Gateway-T1620 subtotal $580.00 tax $36.25 total $616.25. Purchased 08/14/2008 salesman Alex. My daughter attends Ohio Wesleyan College in Delaware Ohio, she took the laptop to school and was unable to connect to internet, or any volume, as Delaway is 3hrs away from home, she had to keep laptop until she came home on her 19th birthday,October 15. she took the laptop in to Target USA 36445 Biltmore Place E, Willoughby Ohio 44094. This is where she purchased it and told them of her problem and that she had the tech at her school to try to connect it as well with no luck. At this time of leaving the laptop she told the tech. that she was leaving Sunday and would need it by then, he told her it would be ready in 48hrs, this was Wednesday and Saturday she received a call asking for her password, needless t say she was not able to take it back to school. Monday, Oct. 20, she was called to pick it up, which involved me going to pick it up and at the time I was told that windows needed to be installed, they found nothing wrong with the internet or the volume, then he told me that it had a bad virus on it. Which as u can imagine upset me very much, as my daughter worked and saved this money believing in Gateway buying ur product, never being able to use it at school, taking care of it and having it sit and now she's being told that they will not exchange it, nor can it be returned for another one, nor will she get any money back. Chardae is a Dean's list student and really does not deserve this treatment. Please help us.

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If it is working well now, keep it and keep out of reach from virus by using reputed anti virus.

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