Having problems with your Gateway 450SX4 Notebook ?

Laptop starts and after a few seconds shuts down

\015 Gateway 450sx4 s/n 0028852931. Running xp pro\015

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Could be overheating, or possibly a motherboard gone bad. Try taking the battery out, unplug from power cord, hold down the power button for 20 seconds, put battery back in and see what happens.
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