Having problems with your Gateway 566GE (RB566GE) PC Desktop ?

When i turn on my computer the on switch will not keep the computer running if i unplug the 4 prong square plug that is pluged in to the mother board then the power supply works and the computer stays on what is my problem

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Well your screwed unless you take it to a professional. you should never unplug those.
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