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Dell Inspiron 2200 has been working fine, But now won't turn on.

Tried turning it on with adapter plugged in and just with battery power. It won't turn on at all. Could it be my battery or adapter?

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1. Try and check the voltage output of your adapter using any ordinary voltmeter. It should have a voltage reading close to the dc rating printed at the back of your laptop.

2. Even if you have problem with battery, the laptop should power on. Otherwise, if both battery and charger is working fine, then there is a problem with the charging circuit that is built-in on the laptop's mainboard.

If charger is defective, then its more practical to buy a new one instead of sending it or repair. Repaired chargers can cause more problem for you in the future.

Posted on Nov 15, 2008

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