Having problems with your Gateway GT5028 PC Desktop ?
My gateway will no turn on.
\015 I press the power button, and it wont power up. The light on the motherboard shines green showing that it is getting power. I thought it was something from the power switch to the mother board that needs connected properly. I was on it defragmenting my hard drive, and my friend accidentally flipped the power switch off which powered the computer then it would power on, but would not go to windows. So I figured the hardrive blew. So I bought a new one. Now I would like to post this problem. I ask that someone answers this. It will help someone else out.\015
Have you replaced the Hard drive? If you did you have to reinstall the PC operating system and the CD is included when you purchased the PC. place the CD to your DVD?CD rom drive and just follow the PC instruction and input your information.
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