Having problems with your Gateway MX8738 Notebook ?

I have a Gateway laptop MX8738, Windows Vista, Dual core. My issue. I always plug my computer into outlet. Do my work. Close down laptop, and unplug from wall. Then about 3 hrs later I plugged in laptop, pressed the button to turn on. The screen stays black and the mouse light does not come on. I can hear the laptop running...but the screen does not come on. Could my laptop battery need to be replaced? I have been experiencing slow, sluggishness in the last few weeks.


Answers :

Hi there.
Take the battery out and try to boot on AC power only, if it boots up, turn it back off and reinsert the battery and try to boot again.
If it still suffers from the same symptoms please post back for more advice.


Good luck
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