Having problems with your Gateway MX8711 Notebook ?

THE STEM WHERE YOU PLUG IN FOR CHARGING BROKE OFF

\015 THE STEM WHERE THE PLUG GOES IN TO ATTACH IT FOR CHARGING BROKE OFF INSIDE THE COMPUTER.IT HAS NEVER CONNECTED CORRECTLY-WHICH IS MY FAULT FOR NOT TAKING CARE OF IT WHEN I FIRST PURCHASED IT,BUT ANYWAY, IT IS ONLY 5 MONTHS OLD AND GATEWAY IS SAYING "I" DID SOMETHING!!! ANYONE ELSE WITH THIS PROBLEM?\015

Answers :

Well I can tell you alot of people had these problems but what you can to is use a small tweezer to try to pull it out and then you can buy a replacement at www.frys.com they will ship it to you if your out of state. So there has been many people on here with the same issues its these things are verry delicate and need TLC each and every time you use them. Thanks Rulds2008
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\015\012Asker only please Rate others please hold your rating until we can figure out who is giving me unwanted TFT's Thanks Rulds2008
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