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Battery Charge light flashing 4 red one green Dell Inspiron 9200

My battery stll charges and last about one hour but the charge light flashes red four times and green once.

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  • Guillaumea Mar 24, 2009

    The same problem is a occuring on my laptop. It has become like this after letting the battery running very low (I was away, laptop on, until it switched itself off). When pressing the test button at the back of the battery, 3 alternate green LED light up, not the 5 LEDs. How can we reset that? I have recharged the battery fully, rebooted laptop, but same flashing 4 red, 1 green on the battery logo.

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Usually, its an indication that the battery is nearing the end of its useful life. you can try to use another battery to isolate it further. If the same thing happens with another battery, chances are, the mobo is failing. Flashing the BIOS can usually help with battery issues. If another battery works fine and your computer is within its first year since you bought it, you can request a replacement battery from Dell

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