Just to be sure, however, is this the original 65 watt adapter that came with the laptop? After realizing that, I quickly came to the conclusion that a third-party software would be needed to acquire the actual model number which could be utilized on the Gateway support page. Beyond a flashy coat, the M-7818u is a clunker. Before anything else, this is a budget model notebook, and it shows with the specs. If so, then the battery is charging -- it's just not communicating with the laptop. If you're getting a reasonable run time from a fully charged battery 2 hrs or so, depending on just how you use the laptop ; and if it's in fact being recharged despite the message that says it's not; then I'd be inclined to just use the laptop and not worry about it.
Stay connected on the go with this ultra mobile, ultra versatile companion. After about a half an hour or so it reboots. The laptop comes equipped with Intel Centrino Mobile Technology and an Intel Core 2 Duo processor. Hello and Good Evening Gary, I apologize for the delay in getting back with you regarding your followup thoughts and suggestions. Hi Everyone, Thanks so much for the informative replies given. It came in like new condition, no scratches, dings or other imperfections and has now operated for six days flawlessly.
If it will help, the model number of this Gateway adapter is 0335C1965. The voltage outputs of both chords were normal; did not show any signs of a break in connection or sudden drops in voltage whenever either of the chords were bent. Thank you as always Gary for sharing in my concerns whenever I need help resolving a technical issue. The link given by ivanoviola, certainly made it easy to obtain this very useful utility. The battery can get pretty hot. PropertyRoom disclaims, on its own behalf and, when acting as an agent, on behalf of its principal, all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, and specifically disclaims any implied warranties of title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
At this point, I am not sure if there are any other directions to go with this concern. Please if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message. Every one of these laptops were factory new, and flawless in appearance. I hope this additional information is of some use Gary. It originally had windows vista on it but it's been upgraded to windows 7. But, the comparisons stop right there.
If you already have that version, there's no reason to reflash it. Please select and accept your settings before you continue. Therefore, I am not sure if the adapter is original to this laptop. I haven't been able to find much about this problem on the net. It's actually been great so far, and I've never had any issues with it. At lunch, use Gateway® Touch Tools to add pictures to your social media.
As always, I am walking away from this experience feeling good about it thanks to the great help given by everyone. It sure looks a lot like the Samsung X460, with its stylish red accents. The only down side other than trial programs is that it runs a little warm under a full load, easily remedied by placing it on a glass table. This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other legal rights which vary from jurisdiction to jurisdiction. Returned items with minor packaging defects fall under this category. Work on your Office documents in the afternoon, and in the evening check movie times. Unfortunately, the model number of M-7315U was not revealed anywhere on the laptop or the battery.
I tried putting in a windows 7 disc and doing an auto windows repair, it took about an hour before it was able to detect windows installation, then when i did the auto repair it sat there for 2 days while i was away. If you should have any questions or if any of my feedback is unclear, please feel free to let me know; I will clear things up the best I can regarding this issue. . Wireless works exceedingly well in any occasion. No advice, opinions or information, whether oral or written, obtained from PropertyRoom or through the website or services shall create any warranty. Shipping is only available within the continental United States.
Applicable sales tax may apply. As always, thank you so much for your continued interest in finding a solution to this problem at hand. Some manufacturers place restrictions on how details of their products may be communicated. From there, it was easy to determine the actual model number of this Gateway laptop to be M-7315U. Cons: The led lights are a bit bright when it is charging at night. Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date 1 Mar 10, 2019 2 Jan 27, 2019 1 Jan 18, 2019 1 Jan 12, 2019 2 Jan 2, 2019 1 Dec 29, 2018 0 Dec 27, 2018 1 Dec 27, 2018 1 Nov 21, 2018 1 Oct 30, 2018 2 Oct 19, 2018 3 Sep 12, 2018 1 Dec 15, 2015 1 Jan 22, 2015 3 Sep 22, 2014 7 May 19, 2014 1 Oct 11, 2013 1 Jan 29, 2013 2 Dec 23, 2011 2 May 17, 2011. Though if your room is messy, you can find your lappy much easier.
Available 10-point touch puts you in control, and with new-generation processors you can easily put the finishing touch on your family photos or home videos. If that's the case, try recalibrating the battery -- i. Unfortunately, I am now posting from my desktop, in the hopes that one of you fantastic tech support gurus can help me. Proper serial number identification can be found. Other Thoughts: The external drive solution is really sweet.