Having problems with your Gateway PC Laptops ?
Will not power up. trying to turn on and just the red battery light flashes
Blinking red light with battery icon means that you are running out of battery power. if the computer is plugged in to the wall and it still does the same thing you may have to replace the ac adapter or charger. the charger should have a green light on it to indicate it is getting power.
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