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Power problems My laptop doesn't want to switch on.  It almost seems like the battery is flat, but it is connected to the ac adapter and still doesn't work.

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If you have a spare ac adapter, try that just to check if it's the ac adapter.

When you power it on, are there any lights on the notebook?
If there are lights, it is indicating that the computer is receiving power but is not able to go through POST ( power on self test ) and normally it's the mainboard that has the problem.

Either way, if there's no lights, it is also the mainboard that is the main cause.

The notebook will have to be sent in for repairs or just replace the motherboard.


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My laptops shut down when i put the adapter and doesn't get start up , but it's work normally with betray


Problem description:The laptop shuts off when AC power adapter is plugged in. The laptop works fine on battery power but as soon as you connect it to AC adapter, the laptop turns off.
Possible cause:1. Power adapter failure.
2. Motherboard failure.
Possible troubleshooting steps and repair solution:First of all, test the power adapter. Make sure the adapter outputs correct voltage. It's possible that the output voltage is not correct and the laptop shuts down to prevent the damage. Test your laptop with another known good power adapter.
If the problem still exists, even after replacing the adapter, most likely it's the motherboard failure. Replace the motherboard.

Reference: http://www.chargerbuy.com/blog/laptop-shuts-off-when-ac-adapter-plugged-in/

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Unfortunately, this is a frequent issue with laptops. Being moved around frequently can cause the AC Adapter to pull at the DC Jack on the laptop. If it is loose, it can mean there is a broken connection within the laptop. What you can try is powering the laptop on with it plugged in and the battery removed. If that doesn't work, I'd recommend going to your local Best Buy and picking up a universal AC Adapter. If that doesn't work, you can always return it, even if opened.

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Hello.

The most common reasons are the battery, power jack and power adapter/cord.

Power off and remove the battery. If the laptop powers on with just the adapter connected, your battery is faulty.

If you move/wiggle the power adapter at the point where it connects to the laptop, and the power goes off and on, the power jack is the problem.

The power jack is inside the laptop and either needs soldering or replacement.

If no change, the power adapter may be faulty and need replacement.

Or, unfortunately, your motherboard could be faulty.

Hope this helps.

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Here are some ideas you can try when troubleshooting power issues with a laptop:

1. Plug the laptop into AC power.

2. Take out the battery.

3. Try a different outlet.

4. Look for the light that indicates that the AC adapter is plugged in. If that light isn't on, try plugging and unplugging the AC power jack and moving it around until the light shows its connected. If no light comes on, its possible you have a bad DC jack or the AC adapter needs to be replaced.

5. If the indicator light is on and the laptop won't power on, then it's possible you have a bad switch board or stuck button. Make sure no buttons are stuck. Conversely, push hard on the power button and move it around in order to make sure you're making good contact.

6. If you know the battery has a charge, unplug the AC adapter and connect the battery. If it turns on then you can be sure you have a bad DC jack or a bad AC adapter.

7. Replace the switch board and/or the flex flat cable that runs from the switch board to the mainboard.

8. If your laptop has another button that turns it on, such as an internet button, try that button instead of the normal power button.

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If the laptop works directly from the power adapter with the battery removed, then the power adapter is good. In this case we can suspect that the battery is defective & needs to be replaced.

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2. Try removing your battery and using the ac adapter. If this works the battery is bad.
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1. Uninstall the battery pack.
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3. Observe what will happen.
4. If still doesn't work, install again the battery, then connect the AC adapter, check if its going to work.
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I suggest that you bring your laptop to a service center. Good luck!

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