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Lock out of my computer through eztune-

I cannot get into my computer locked out through EZTUNE

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  • AJHeimann Jan 12, 2009

    I too have the "grey haze" on my monitor because EzTune is wanting my PIN. I do not have a PIN and I do not know how to get this grey haze off my monitor. I bought this monitor and now it is soo annoying to use....I will nevey by a Gateway again. Help me determine how to reset the PIN or fix the problem.

  • Anonymous Mar 03, 2009

    Thanks for the fix! I had called Gateway and they told me I would have to pay $60 for them to help me so I didn't go any farther. I guess I'll have to decide whether the work around suffices or whether I'm willing to pay the $60.

  • Anonymous Apr 02, 2009

    They will only do the above IF it is still under warranty. Otherwise it is 129.00 for 90 minutes of tech support. Gateway is practicing extortion...plain and simple.

  • Fran Bednar
    Fran Bednar May 11, 2010

    Just a note since I don't have an answer yet : I emailed ez tunes site and they told me to call gateway !!?? I haven't yet.

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Yo tengo ese mismo problema con un monitor gateway gt3250 la verdad nunca instale ese cd de eztune y paso un año de uso y despues una vez q la prendi me pidio clave el monitor siendo q nunca le puse clave al monitor y lo mande a gateway de monterrey mexico y me cobraron 1700 y de que esta igual el problema cada hora me pide clave el monitor robertocarlos_212@hotmail.com hojale me ayuden

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Call Gateway @1-800-gateway. They will tell you to unplug the monitor, plug it back in while holding the power button. A screen will apear giving you a code number. The gateway rep. asks for the code number and then gives you a code number to unlock your screen.

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How to restore eztune


Funny you should ask. I was just reading my Gateway monitor manual this afternoon and it says you can download EzTune software from http://oem.portrait.com/dtune/gwy/enu/upgrade.html. Be sure to to download the right software for your monitor. Apparently there are different versions for different monitors

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Gateway LCD monitor EZTUNE theft protection problem


You need to install EZTUNE but you need to go here first:

Portrait Displays' Theft Deterrence minimizes theft or unauthorized relocation of your display. Theft Deterrence does not prevent the display from being stolen, but hinders the operation of the display once it is removed from the 'Theft Deterrence enabled' host computer.

This site is provided for you to securely store your PIN in the event you should need to retrieve it at some point in the future.

Please select from the following options.

Change your PIN. https://pinreg.portrait.com/change_p...=dtune&OEM=gwy

Forgot your PIN? https://pinreg.portrait.com/remind_p...=dtune&OEM=gwy


GatewayShield™ Security Available
Protect your hardware using the EzTune™ Anti-Theft Software and reinforced lock slots. The slots, paired with a cable lock, physically anchor your display to a secure fixture. The software keeps the monitor secure using a unique PIN code. In the event the display is removed from the PC without the code, its full functionality is disabled.

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Cannot uninstall eztune My new gateway monitor had eztune that didn't work so I downloaded another and it says it is incompatible and That I have an older version running and need to uninstall but I...


Please follow the link below to download Microsoft Uninstaller Cleanup Tool.

Microsoft Uninstaller Cleanup Tool

Save this program to your Desktop, and then install it. The file should be named "msicuu.exe". Once it is installed; follow these directions.

1. Open C:\Program Files\Windows Installer Clean Up\ or if you are running a 64-bit Windows Operating System: C:\Program Files(x86)\Windows Installer Clean Up
2. Here you will find the msicuu.exe program. Run this program by right-clicking on it and choosing "Run as Administrator".
3. You should see the Windows Installer Clean Up window open.
4. Find the entry, (All Users) EZTune Monitor and left-click on it once to highlight it.
5. Locate the "Remove" button below and left-click on it.
6. After a breif moment, the program should be removed.
7. Close out of Windows Installer Clean Up; and run your downloaded EZTune Monitor program again. It should install now.

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The theft deterrence system can be disabled temporarily by unplugging the monitor's power cord. Then it will start the counter again. (The default is 60 minutes and is set in the EzTune software.) The software locks the monitor to one computer (the one running the EzTune software). To disable the theft deterrent message, enter EzTune and click on the Extras tab. Then select the Theft Deterrence section and enter the PIN. The PIN can be saved online and then you can request it if forgotten: https://pinreg.portrait.com/index.php?OEM=gwy&PRODUCT=dtune&ULANG=enu .

The EzTune software is available here: http://oem.portrait.com/dtune/gwy/enu/upgrade.html .

The user's guide and other documentation is available here: http://support.gateway.com/s/MONITOR/7005574R/7005574Rnv.shtml .

I hope this helps.

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This monitor includes EzTuneā„¢ which is part of GatewayShield's hardware protection solution.
This theft deterrent software lets you use a unique PIN code to secure your monitor
to your PC. If your monitor is removed from your PC, your monitor will not
function. To get started, install the EzTune software from the CD, go to the
Plug-ins section and enter your personal identification number. If you decide
to move your monitor to another PC, make sure that you install EzTune on the
second PC and enter your PIN or disable EzTune within GatewayShield on your
original PC before you disconnect your monitor from your PC

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The Pivot software is part of the EzTune application. When you installed EzTune, it automatically configured itself with your currently installed drivers. When you update your video drivers, Pivot must reconfigure itself. This is normal operation.

EzTune version 1.4 and later is compatible with Windows Vista.
The latest version of EzTune can be downloaded from the following Web site.
http://oem.portrait.com/dtune/gwy/enu/upgrade.html

Hope that helps...

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The problem with EZtune is usually with it not being compatible with the video card of the computer.
You can go to
http://www.portrait.com/dtune/gwy/enu/compatibility.html
and see if it is there
You can also get the latest downloads at this site.
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Find your disk and reinstall.
once in theft mode EZTune will lock you out.
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hi there! well, EZTUNE should be a mac version, so it could play to your macintosh computer also. you can download the mac version at torrent sites, just be patient searching it.

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