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Gateway M3231 Power Problem
\015 I opened the computer to remove the CMOS battery and clear the System's Password, when I close it back and turn it on, nothing happens, the computer can't turn on; I tooked to 2 different electronic technicians and they told me that the problem was 2 chips in charge of the power in the motherboard and the best I could do was buying a new computer.\015\012I have the feeling that the problems is not to difficult, I still have my computer waiting for a solution. Thanks.\015
Check the power switch only.. removing the batter is not big deal or dangerous..how came the problem is motherboard..
First make sure that you put the battery back in the right way if not will cause a short and will not boot
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