Having problems with your Gateway Essential 400 PC Desktop ?
What causes the dell to brighten when adapter is removed and dim when adapter is plugged?
Well what it sounds like to me is that you have your power settings set to do that. So what you need to do is go into control panel and go to power options and then configure what you want the laptop to do when plugged in and unplugged. Typically you would want to have the screen dim and go into power save mode when your running on your battery not plugged in. Let me know if this helps you out.
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