Having problems with your Gateway E-4100-F2 PC Desktop ?

Gateway desktop starts and makes one beep. logo on screen with the word Gateway. Options are F2 & F10. If you act immediately (press F2) the computer will go into bios. After saving bios computer will exit and screen will go blank monitor will shut down (no signal). If you do nothing the computer will set at logo screen indefinately. How can I make it complete boot?

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Hi there
\015\012This sounds like a BIOS or graphics card initialzation issue.
\015\012Can you try entering the BIOS, and then use the option to reset all BIOS settings to factory defaults. Then save the settings and try to boot again.
\015\012If that doesn't help, disconnect everything including the hard drive. Turn the computer on and see if it now goes past the logo screen at least.
\015\012Let me know how this goes. Please do not rate this solution unless I have solved your problem or your reply will not be returned to me. Thanks.
HI there,

Did the unit still boot into windows, after it has restart on the first boot.?

Let me know


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