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Gateway laptop I turn on the lap top and you can hear it run but no screen just black nothing just black??? Put it to a nother screen from my hp and still nothing (hp not a laptop) What could it be

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It would amaze you just how cheep a motherboard is and how easy they are to replace. You can get one for this laptop for under $100.00 off fleabay and it is worth it. Its worth it to me anyway...LOL

Posted on Jun 02, 2008

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Thanks I will try that someone else said that it may be the mother board also the gateway is just over 2 years old and went just as the warranty did.

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Doesn't sound too good - Could be a bad ram chip (right on the bottom of the laptop under a panel - try removing one or the other chips) or possibly bad motherboard (which is definately not worth it on a several year old gateway machine if you could even find one)

Let us know if the ram does it.

Posted on Dec 28, 2007

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