Having problems with your Gateway PC Laptops ?
THE SCREEN IS DARK. tHE LOPTOP TURNS ON BUT HAS NO DISPLAY. IT WILL NOT WORK ON EXTERNAL DISPLAY.
Your video card is bad. A bad LCD or backlight lamp would not prevent an external monitor from working. Even without a hard drive or Windows installed you would still get a text display on your screen. Some laptops have replaceable video cards but some are soldered to the motherboard and can't be replaced. This is a job for a repair shop, not a DIY project.
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