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Computer wont start

I recently moved my desktop and when i plugged it in the computer wont start up. When plugged in i get a blinking light in the back of the modem but the computer still doesnt start. I have tried removing the battery and replacing it and also messing around with the cables that connect from the start button to the mother board (http://support.gateway.com/s/MOTHERBD/Intel2/102007/102007mvr20.shtml) and the best i got was the G to blink blue and the battery sign under to blink yellow

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  • Anonymous Jul 01, 2008

    I have the same problem but no solution... I just came back from a vacation, and the computer just wouldn't turn on.

  • bocyber Jan 09, 2009

    Have a Mod. 702GE Gateway desktop. Was working fine and I put it in hibernate mode at lunchtime. I came back to it an hour later and it will not start. The fan runs, the power indicator light is on, and the CD/DVD drawer extends and retracts. Otherwise, nothing happens. The CRT monitor diagnostic screen intermittingly shows "monitor OK, check cabling" for awhile. Nothing was touched or changed while I was away from it, but I checked the cabling, power supply, etc., anyway.



    Any ideas?

  • dcridelich Apr 28, 2009

    computer won't start. if I hold the power button the G blinks blue and the light below it blinks yellow the hard drive doesn't sound like it is going thru the boot process. this happend once before but when I held the power button in for a few seconds it suddenly booted.



    This time nothing but blinking lights



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Replace your bios battery

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