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Compaq Presario Laptop AC Adapter Plug

The silver part with yellow ring on the plug that goes into the laptop has come off. I can put it back on yet it won't have a silid connection into the back of the laptop.

Is there a way to fix this without having to buy a new AC Adapter?

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