Having problems with your Gateway 500GR PC Desktop ?

Fan is running, power button with blue light is off, cpu won't boot up

\015 Computer went into "safe mode" or something and now it will not boot up. I turn the computer on and the fan runs and the orange light under the power button blinks. The blue light on the power button does not come on and the monitor stays idle. The computer is a gateway 500gr with the loadest fan ever.\015

Answers :

Go into advanced power settings and set the HDD to NEVER turnoff. Reboot. Problem solved for me!
Your cpu might have died. As the computer is starting tap F8 and choose last known good configuration to see if you can get it started.
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