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Power Hi, My dell laptop was running low on battery power, the critical light was blinking, I plugged in the ac adapter but it wasn't recognized and continued draining the battery, and now it will not power up at all. Please help. Thanks, Mike

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  • mtdtaz115 Dec 02, 2008

    I checked the adapter it seems fine. Now I have a laptop that might as well be a dining tray. The critical light was a battery warning, the ac adapter was plugged in but was not recognized.

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    Lalit Varadpande May 11, 2010

    have u checked the power adapter?perhaps a connection is loose..

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Hi Mike..

This case mean ..there is loss of power from the Chagring adapter or the power socket ..

so check the adapter with another Dell just to check if its charging or not...
else the power socket which u plug the adapter ..and that's what i guss quz u said the critical light was blinking,,

best luck

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