Having problems with your Gateway GT4022 PC Desktop ?

My cpu doesnt turn on what should i do??

\015 When i was in dubai my cpu is working..but when i arrived back here in the philippines with my computer set my cpu wont turn on..what should i do??i tried almost everything..i tried to check my power supply if it will work on other cpu's and it did..the hardware..everything..still i cant turn my cpu on..help please thanks..angel\015

Answers :

Computers often prevent themselves from turning on if there is a loose component somewhere within the case. Try the following:

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  1. Make sure any cards (network/video/sound/etc) are securely seated in their slots. You may want to remove and reinsert them into their slots just to be certain.
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  3. Completely unplug each hard drive and cd drive. Remove the cable from the drive and from the motherboard where appropriate. Re-insert all of the cables. Pay attention to the orientation of the IDE cables if your drives use those, and they probably do. It matters. Plug them in exactly as they came out.
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  5. Try turning your computer on. If this works, rejoice, otherwise:
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  7. Remove the ram from the machine and reinsert it back into the slots. Try powering it on again.
This should work, especially since your computer was just moved.
So, your computer is not running, is that correct? do you get any lights on the desktop front panel? did you check the power supply for the proper rating on the switch?
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