1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

Newer but dead laptop

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by dwharton, Apr 8, 2004.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. dwharton

    dwharton Thread Starter

    Joined:
    Apr 6, 2004
    Messages:
    10
    i am trying to get suggetions about a laptop that one day was working fine and the next will not do anything but turn the fan on now. no screen no beeps no response to CD boot nothing.....just fan. Have run it from and without battery....nothing
    antyhing i might do further to diagnose or possibly fix.
    It's a Gateway 6000YGR
     
  2. rmay635703

    rmay635703

    Joined:
    Nov 7, 2002
    Messages:
    1,278
    Hmm, I can't find any info for that unit, if it is newer you might as well RMA it and get it fixed under warranty.

    My experience is once a lappy refuses to turn on about the only things you can do are

    1. Try a different power supply
    2. Unplug unit, remove battery, remove all pcmcia cards and open it up and remove the internal cmos battery then pray.

    Good Luck
     
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Loading...
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/218354

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice