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Gateway NX860X notebook

I currently just bought this note book from a good friend . He purchased it a bestbuy and had a warranty on it , but it ran out in 2006 . It has worked quite well for me and what i needed it for . I just dropped it on the living room floor last nite and it will turn on but goes to a completeley black blank screen , Do u have any suggestion on what could be the problem or how i could fix it , or if u think i should upgrade to another warranty then have a best buy store fix it ?.

If u could be help . I would really appreciate it , Thanx alot .

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There may two problem one is ram and the other is the display. while you dropped the laptop the ram in the ram slot is got shaked if you know how remove the back side panel and remove the ram from the ram slot and fix it to the ram slot again . just few screw in the back remove it and see the ram and do it. try it
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