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Can you use both 120 and 240 power

Purchased in Canada would like to charge batter in the UK. can you use both 120 and 240 power

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    Frank Zhang May 11, 2010

    you bought a battery charger what lable show on the back of charger? what power electricity in UK 120 or 240?

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Canada is 120. U.K. is 240. This is only for the adapter (large block between PC and wall outlet). This adapter changes A.C. current from wall to D.C. current for laptop. If power adapter is from Canada.  You must buy a different power adapter.  These should be available in U.K. Bring old cords and block to computer store so you get the right plug and voltage. 

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