Question about Gateway Media Center 610XL PC Desktop

4 Answers

Gateway Media Center PC is on, but there is no picture.

I have an all in one Gatway 610 Media Center PC. I am able to turn on the computer, but there is no picture. The blue light does not stay on. What could be the issue? Thanks in advance.

Posted by Steven Barbosa on

  • 1 more comment 
  • Anonymous Jan 30, 2008

    check out http://www.32oz.com/mirror/Gateway_610/ for how to disassemble and replace the power supple. By the power supply from http://www.skyline-eng.com/ and not from the crooks on ebay. They are the only authorized rebuilders of the power supplies.

  • topsideguy Dec 17, 2008

    I have a 4 and half year old 610 and the video just went dark. I can not make the S video output drive a TV screen and Gateway says that they no longer support this model. If my problem is in the video card, how do I replace it? Is the video driver on the Mother Board? Could it be a burned out back light for the LCD screen?



    Thanks in advance for any help you want to provide.

  • Anonymous Jan 13, 2009

    I have a 610XL Gateway Media center. It was working perfectly this morning but this afternoon the display is black. I can hear the system boot to windows but do not get any boot messages at all. Nothing on the display. I know that the system is getting power because again, I can hear it boot to windows (the windows music plays at boot). I am wondering if there is a backlight that I can replace or what the issue could be. Your help will be much apreciated. [email protected] Please email me if you know how to correct this issue. Bless you!!

×

Ad

4 Answers

Anonymous

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

If you dont use the tvtuner card remove it,it fixed my blinking display problem

Posted on Feb 09, 2008

Ad

Anonymous

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 3 Answers

I have been fixing one for a customer. At first I thought that it was the typical burned out powersupply. Delta Electronics has created a replacement. The old REV 00 is 185 watts peak. The new REV01 is 185 nominal. Was the shaggy067 did not take the time to look up is that the 610 is an "All in one" modular monitor/case.
This customers is the first one that I have replace the power supply and it still does not work. I believe the flourescent backer of the LCD is shot. I will not know for sure until I find another one. The S-video works fine, so I am testing it using my projector. Everything works except the lcd panel.

Posted on Jan 30, 2008

Ad

Anonymous

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 2 Answers

BAD ATI Vedio Card.

Posted on Aug 15, 2008

Anonymous

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 56 Answers

Make sure all the cables are installed in the back of the PC and including the display cable. turn on again and see if that works. If you installed a grafix card be sure you have the integrated uninstalled first. If that is not the problem check the pins on the display cable and make sure none of them are bent. shaggy067

Posted on Nov 07, 2006

Add Your Answer

×

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

0helpful
1answer

I need to know what graphics card to use to update

The Gateway 610 uses an AGP graphics slot so any video card with AGP hookup should work fine. The link below is to a parts site for this computer.

Gateway 610 Parts


0helpful
1answer

Need basic instrux on how to exchange hard drives from one gateway media center 610 to another

take off the cover and unplug the hd from one and put it in the next one, it is only 2 plugs and you can not plug them in wrong it will be a 4 pin power cord coming from the power supply and a data cable, depending on how old your computer is it will be a small cable with a black connector or a larger one that looks like a ribbion either one you can not plug them in the wrong way. The power plug you can put anyone of the extra ones into it! If it fits it will work, depending on if the hardware in the two computers, you most likley will have to repair or reinstall windows!
0helpful
1answer

Gateway 610 Media Center

I would then suspect the monitor.
Sounds like the video card is working.
Try another monitor to see for sure.
0helpful
1answer

"I turned on my PC Gateway 610 and the top of the screen is dark"

you can fix it without paying any thing just tell me whats the problem,.. wish luck to you
2helpful
2answers

TV tuner and Cablevision box incompatible

You need to go through the Setup in Media Center. Open Media Center. Click on "TV and Movies" and then "Set up TV"
Good luck.
1helpful
1answer

Screen goes on and off

This is a well known issue with gateway media centre and there is no easy solution for this problem. If you are an expert in tearing apart the system and putting it back, then this LInk has some options which have worked to many people.
1helpful
1answer

Disassembly of Gateway 610

Found this - should help you

cosmetic screw covers that cover nothing
"remove this panel so you can remove that panel so you can slide the
carriage holder and unscrew the fenortnor rods."
"Flex the case in the middle and the undercarriage will drop out."
"Slide the front cover a couple inches left and remove screws, then
turn it around and lift the cover one inch to remove third screw."
0helpful
1answer

Computer doesnt read the the ethernet is hooked up

Did you fix it?
If it IS a Gateway 610, then just download the intel PRO 100 LAN drivers and install them!
Worked for mine!
0helpful
1answer

Gatway entertanment center 3 yrs old

depends upon your ISP conection if you have "unlimited usage" then its fine
0helpful
3answers

No drivers for my windows media xp center

Send me the detail hardware configuration of your computer. Then I will find suitable drivers for you.
Not finding what you are looking for?
Gateway Media Center 610XL PC Desktop Logo

451 views

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Gateway Computers & Internet Experts

Ekse

Level 3 Expert

13435 Answers

Prashant M
Prashant M

Level 3 Expert

2278 Answers

Michael Thomas
Michael Thomas

Level 3 Expert

3056 Answers

Are you a Gateway Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...