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My pc power cord will not charge my laptop but it will run the laptop

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Try this. turn off the laptop and unplug it. remove the battery. let it sit for like 3-5 minutes. replace the battery and plug it in. boot your comp.

go to --
Start -> Contol Panel -> Power Options -> Power Meter and let it sit for a while. Note the battery power remaing. come back in 30 and see if it has gone up.

if not it could be time for a new battery. how old is your laptop

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