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VAIO VGN-S460 I just bought a new port replicator for my laptop after fighting for sometime with plugging and unplugging all my connections. Everything worked fine except that my Vaio doesn't feel the power supply. The green light is on on my new replicator. Mouse is working fine, USBs are working fine. The only problem is that my bettery is being uncharged and doesn't feel any incoming electriciy.

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  • dcred Jul 08, 2008

    My notebook computer will not turn on. The the indicator light on the original power cord would not light, so I purchased a new cord. The new cord worked for a couple of months, but shorted out complete with sparks and smoke from the connection with the adapter. My original battery had a short life, so I purchased a replacement battery that never charged. Once the original battery drained after the power cord shortage, I have no power. I suspect there is a general electral problem that goes beyond the battery or power cord. Is that right?

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Do you need a new sony vgn s460 battery replacement ,http://shop-batteries.com supplies a range of high quality batteries for sony laptop

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Check adapter output also may be problem with dc socket on laptop loose or somthing.

Posted on Apr 23, 2007

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