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These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.

Hardware issues may be solved by following the W350I Troubleshooting Guide.

The W350I laptop was manufactured by Gateway under several model classifications that vary by the country of purchase. In the United States, the W350I was also marketed under the part number T-6842 (1). For this reason, replacement parts may be found under both the W350I and T-6842 designations.

The W350I runs Windows Vista with an Intel Centrino Core 2 Duo processor. The major features of the laptop include a 14.1” display, a 1.3 MP internal webcam, and a CD/DVD drive. The laptop was manufactured in the stylish color options of black, blue, and red. The easiest way to identify this device is to locate the W350I model designation that is clearly inscribed on the underside of the laptop.

The commonly reported issues with the W350I revolve around a defective screen and faulty power components.

(1) eHow - How to Take Apart a Gateway W350I

Wikipedia: Gateway

Computer-Specification: Gateway T-6842

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Replacement Laptop Keys

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