Question about Gateway Computers & Internet
The CMOS battery is normally located on the motherboard. Once you get the laptop open you will easily see the battery. Remove the main battery pack before opening it up. To replace the battery on most Gateway Laptops you need a thin blade screwdriver. Simply pry up the panel above the rear row of keys (Esc, F1-F10). This panel should come up with gentle force. Once inside there should be 2 or 3 screws holding the keyboard in place. Normally you can fold the keyboard back and see the CMOS battery which is round and looks like a battery for a watch. This site may be of some help with the disassembly. http://repair4laptop.org/disassembly_gateway.html
Posted on Jul 16, 2010
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jun 18, 2014 | Gateway M6307 Notebook
May 14, 2014 | Gateway M255-E Notebook
Apr 12, 2011 | Gateway M-6866 15.4" Widescreen Laptop...
Jan 18, 2010 | Computers & Internet
Oct 19, 2009 | Gateway 4520GZ Notebook
Jun 19, 2009 | Gateway MT3705 Notebook
Dec 29, 2008 | Gateway 4520GZ Notebook
Nov 07, 2008 | Gateway 4520GZ Notebook
141 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!