Gateway 420, 500, 510, 520, 535, 540, 560, 550, 614, 812GM, 815GM, 816GM, 817GM, 818GM, 827GM, 842GM Quick Start Manual


Setting up your Gateway computer

Connect the mouse

2Connect the keyboard

Connect your monitor (depending on your model)



If available, connect to Add-in video, otherwise connect to Integrated video.



Add-in video

Integrated video

Connect the modem (optional)







Connect your broadband Internet (optional)

Plug in your monitor and computer





































































































































to network





























Connect the speakers

Turn on the monitor and computer

Follow the instructions provided inside the speaker box.





Speakers may vary

WARNING! To protect your computer during electrical storms,


IMPORTANT: Connect devices, such as a printer or scanner, after you






unplug the power cord and the modem and network cables.


complete the Windows setup. Follow the instructions that came with the device.








NEED MORE HELP? If you need help while setting up your computer, call our Automated Troubleshooting System at 800-846-2118 and choose option 7. When prompted, enter the PIN 531 followed by #. If you need help after setting up your computer, go to the Gateway eSupport Web site at