Introduction

Component teardown of Gateway 420GR desktop. This machine originally shipped with Windows XP.

This teardown is not a repair guide. To repair your Gateway 420GR, use our service manual.

  1. The left panel of the case has thumbscrews that release the left side from the case.
    • The left panel of the case has thumbscrews that release the left side from the case.

    Add Comment

  2. Loosen the first thumbscrew
    • Loosen the first thumbscrew

    Add Comment

    • Loosen the second thumbscrew.

    Add Comment

    • The side panel will now slide toward the back of the case.

    Add Comment

    • System RAM

    • USB headers for front panel USB ports.

    • CMOS battery

    Add Comment

    • Pair one RAM retention clips. There are two (one on each end) for each of the available slots.

    • Pair two RAM retention clips. There are two (one on each end) for each of the available slots.

    • RAM should be paired (same size) and the machine support up to 4GB or RAM as 1GB modules in each of the 4 slots.

    • System supported RAM is 184-pin DIMM DDR PC3200

    Add Comment

kyle23

Member since: 04/22/2010

182 Reputation

1 Guide authored

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 1

Past 30 Days: 4

All Time: 2,475