Having problems with your Gateway PC Laptops ?
Gateway laptop randomly shut off and wont come back on
\015 I had my laptop not plugged in and i noticed it was getting low.. i got up to fix my hair and when i came back it was off so i figured the battery ran out. i tried plugging it in and usually a blue light comes on, but there is a red light over the battery sign instead of blue. i left it plugged in all night and it is still a red light and will not turn on. what happened and what should i do?!?!\015
Try removing the battery and see if will start up with power adapter. The battery may have failed. If it is a couple years old the battery may need replaced.
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