Having problems with your Gateway Solo 9500 Notebook ?

Booting problem I have a Gateway 400sd4 1.7 ghz laptop tha will not boot up. When power is connected, the power light comes on. I have tested the power supply with a different laptop and it's fine. When you hit the power button, the fan comes on and thelights start up, then everything turns off except for the power indicator. I have tried booting it with the harddrive, dvdrom, floppy, and ethernet card removed. I have tried removing each stick of ram separately. The screen never lights and


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Is the cell still in there ? if the battery is bad, the PS will not provide the charge, plus running the computer .try your pc without the cell pack. Only the power supply connected
\015\012 Hope this help. keep me posted if not
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