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Old 11-09-2008, 07:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I just bought a new laptop in mid September. It's a Gateway M series with 320 GB hard drive, 4 GB RAM, Intel Core 2 Duo processor and Windows Vista Home Premium (64-bit). Since the first day I opened it up, it's been freezing up on me, at least twice a day. I've run virus checks, spyware checks; there's nothing I can see that's causing this problem. I really need some help on this, because it shouldn't be freezing up. So even if you only have a hunch as to what's causing this, I need your help. Thank you

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If it happened from day one, why don't you just send it to gateway to get fixed up? This can be caused by literally hundreds of things...

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Could be drivers, RAM, hardware incompatibility. Contacting Gateway will be your best bet. Should still be even under the 90 Day warranty.
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