Why does my computer shut off every time I unplug it?
Every time that i unplug my computer, it immediately turns off and will only power back on after being plugged in.
The Gateway MA6 is a business class laptop that features an intel pentium M processor and a 15" LCD display. It was originally released in early 2006, with the model number M465-E.
Your battery most likely needs to be replaced. This can be easily tested if you know someone else with a similar model computer, by swapping out batteries and testing. The battery on the Gateway MA6 is easily accessible, and there are guides available here. that outline the procedure.