Having problems with your Gateway 500GR PC Desktop ?

My gateway 540 gr start for 5 seconds and turn off, the fan starts to then turn off.


Answers :

Disconnect everything except for the power to the motherboard. If you turn on the computer and everything still turns off, then try another known working power supply. If the machine stays turned on then connect power to your drives one at a time with the computer off each time to see which drive is the culprit.

If everything still turns off then reseat the CPU and the memory and if it still turns off then that means the motherboard is bad and it would need to be replaced.


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