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Power source not charcing battery

''power meter in power options properties''

current power source keeps flashing between AC power and batteries, until the total battery remaining time is zero, but the AC power source and battery still flashing?
have brought and tried replacement battery but still the same?

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  • d_skelton7 Nov 19, 2008

    if i remove the battery, the PC runs fine,, i did this to prove the AC power source

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Its not the battery, its AC power source providing your problem.
Check if AC connector goes in as far as it should on your laptop, check so you dont have a weak link on the cables on the AC. My guess is that the power sorce or the cables on is defect someway.

Good luck!

Posted on Nov 19, 2008

  • Nicolas
    Nicolas Nov 19, 2008

    Since the problem is that the power is jumping until your battery is emty,

    i'm still sure that it is cable-problem and not a battery problem. If its not the cable from the AC is must be the cables inside your computer. From the connectionpoint goes 4 cables, two dirictly to the motherboard so it runs when u can use is whitout the battery and two to the battery for charging it, try to open your laptop and check that those cables are still in one pice. Sometime the solder on those cables isent good, if so u need to solder them again.



    Good luck!

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