Having problems with your Gateway M350 Notebook ?

DC Jack connection to motherboard

\015 I had smoke come from near the DC Jack when trying to insert dc cable into jack.\015\012I have removed the motherboard from my Gateway M350S laptop.\015\012Does the positive pin on the jack contact the motherboard on the top, on the bottom, or both? Right now, the centerpin is shorted to ground somewhere.\015

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