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Gateway MT 3422 problem

I have a relatively new Gateway laptop MT3422, purchased 1.5 years ago. When I try to turn the computer on the LED lights work and the fan makes noise, but the screen will not boot.

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    Chris Hingee May 11, 2010

    Can you hear the hard disk spinning?
    Is there a very dim image on the screen when you view it at a sharp angle?
    Connect an external monitor to the laptop, power up the monitor first and then the laptop, do you see the normal Windows image on the external monitor?
    Get back to me with what you see and any error messages.

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There has been a lot of problems/ complaints about this particular product. That is why I always recommend HP notebooks.

You can take it to a service centre where they deal in Gateway products but I bet you might need to replace your motherboard.

Good luck.

Posted on May 21, 2009

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