Having problems with your Gateway 420GR PC Desktop ?
When I tried to boot up only goes to the gateway logo, and nothing else, I tried in safe mode no response, please help
Try to open the case and remove the battery.\015\012\015\012Make sure the pc is unplugged first.\015\012\015\012Switch on the pc and then right back off again and replace the battery.\015\012\015\012This usually resets the BIOS and will return the pc to its basic state.\015\012\015\012The battery is round and small like a coin.\015\012\015\012I hope this works :).
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