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Eee pc 1000HE Ac Power/Battery flashes on screen nonstop

My girlfriends netbook, stated above, keeps flashing between "ac power" and "battery" over and over. I'm wondering if her battery is going bad. Or if it's perhaps her charger. The charger seems unlikely as it was just replaced not but two weeks ago. Thank you for your help.

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I suggest that you remove the battery from the computer and use the charger only to power up the computer and observe if it does the same thing. If yes, then you might want to update the drivers in her computer. Try using RadarSync.

On the other hand, if the computer turns off with the charger only, then you need to buy a new charger. You can also try using the battery only and check if it goes off.

What you have to try is to isolate the part which causing the issue by trying them one by one.

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