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Help my computer was working fine until i tested a friends charger from a similiar laptop to see if it was working and when i did it made a pulsating noise and i unplugged it right away. when i hooked my charger back to it the computer was working fine but not charging. so i shut it off and it will no power on or anyhting at all now. What do you think I did?

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First you should have checked the voltage and amperage on your friends charger. Sounds as if it was not correct for you computer. Pulsating sound often occurs when too much amperage is applied. Sometimes you can get lucky and just mess up the battery. Try removing battery and pluging in your power cable to see if you can atleast get your system running again. If not the result will not be one that you will like very much unless you were about to be replacing your laptop. Always make sure you read the labels on any replacement power cords.

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