Having problems with your Gateway 838GM (RB838GM) PC Desktop ?
Will not turn on light on the back is flashing. checked cord and power
No I was not able to fix this problem and still need help with it. However I do not have a card to be able to pay for the answer. I am going to go ahead and unhook the computer put it in the closet and go back to using my phone and note pad while working at home. I still have my PC at work I can use once in a while. Thank you for your help. Frank [email protected]
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