Question about HP Xb3000 Notebook Expansion Base And 400gb Kit 400 GB Hard Drive

1 Answer

Ac adapter won't charge hp tx1000 unless plugged into xb3000

I have had tx1000 for about 2 years, recently bought xb3000 expansion base. laptop will now only charge battery from expansion base. The blue light comes on for the ac adapter on laptop when plugged into expansion base, but does not when ac adapter plugged directly into laptop. I have tried letting the battery go completely dead, pulling battery out, restarting with ac plugged into laptop, etc. It seems to me that the laptop somewhere along the line disabled the ac adapter to get power from expansion port, because the blue light stays in ac adapter plug in on laptop when plugged into the expansion base, but goes out once the expansion base is unplugged. I have tried wiggling etc and no luck.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Mentor:

    An expert who has written 3 tips or uploaded 2 video tips.

    Teacher:

    An expert who has written 2 tips or uploaded 1 video tip.

  • Expert
  • 70 Answers

Here you may get the answer.

Posted on Jan 14, 2010

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya Technician can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Technician (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

The toshiba laptop a505 S6980 will not charge the battery when the AC is plugged in and dies immediately if unplugged . Meters shows 0% available (plugged in), charging. But it is not really charging.


Ifthe laptop battery is more than 3 - 4 years old then the battery could be wornout. Rechargeable batteries have a finite number of charge and discharge cyclesand will lose their charge capacity over time, i.e. won't charge to 100% andgradually the charge reduces until the battery won't charge up atall. ORThe battery shows a 100% charge but when the adapter is disconnected thebattery drops off to zero capacity in a very short time. Ifthe battery drops to an unacceptable charge level then the battery needs to bereplaced.

Apr 20, 2011 | Toshiba Satellite L500-ST2521 Laptop AC...

1 Answer

Hi all please i need a hardware specialist who is conversant to the HP compaq 6735s AMD sempron 1gig ram notebook to help me on this one i made a mistake trying to use the ac adapter for another hp...


internal component failure close to adapter socket Maybe user serviceable problem with recent surface mount components not really repairable by consumer

Sep 06, 2010 | HP Compaq 6735s Notebook

1 Answer

Hi There, I have a HP Pavilion ZE4900 and recently the AC plug in won't work. I have taken the battery out and put it in another comuter that is the exact same and it charges fine, I put my battery in the...


If your computer won't charge the battery, but the battery charges fine in another computer, and you are sure that the charger is good, then your problem is probably the DC power jack. If you wiggle the end of the power cord where it attaches to you laptop, and it starts charging properly, then the DC power jack is broken.

Apr 26, 2010 | HP Pavilion Ze4900 Notebook

4 Answers

Can this HP Pavilion DV9000 laptop adapter fit for Compaq Presario V3000 laptop? I doult that HP Pavilion DV9000 laptop adapter on website:http://www.laptopbatteryshop.ca/hp-pavilion-dv9000-ac-adapter.htm...


Have a look at the label on the bottom of the V3000 laptop and check the voltage and amps power rating of the laptop.
If the DV9000 adapter has the same voltage and current rating (amps) or higher amp rating then it is suitable for the V3000 laptop, provided the power plug fits the V3000 power socket.

Jan 15, 2010 | Dell Inspiron 1525 Laptop

2 Answers

Ipaq 1940 losing programmes during main battery changeover


  1. Plug the charger adapter into the charging port on the bottom of the HP iPAQ Pocket PC.
    Figure : Charging the battery
  2. When the power indicator on the top of the HP iPAQ Pocket PC turns solid amber, the unit is fully charged and can be disconnected from the AC adapter (approximate time to fully charge a unit is four hours).
NOTE: The amber charge light blinks while the battery is recharging and turns solid (nonblinking) when the battery is fully charged.In the event of a low backup battery warning, charge the unit immediately before removing the main battery to avoid data loss. To view the amount of charge left in the backup battery, tap Start, Settings, the System tab, and Power.
Charging with the universal desktop cradle and AC adapter Use the universal desktop cradle to charge the HP iPAQ Pocket PC, or synchronize the HP iPAQ Pocket PC with a computer.
Follow these steps to charge the HP iPAQ Pocket PC using the universal desktop cradle:
  1. Plug the AC adapter into an electrical outlet and connect the other end of the AC adapter to the AC connector on the universal desktop cradle.
  2. Connect the serial or USB cradle cable into the appropriate port on the desktop PC.Figure : Connecting with the cradle
  3. Slide the bottom of the HP iPAQ Pocket PC into the cradle and push firmly to seat it.
CAUTION: To avoid damaging the HP iPAQ Pocket PC or the cradle, make sure the pins are aligned before pushing the HP Pocket PC into the cradle.
    Figure : Charging with the universal desktop cradle
  1. AC adapter into electrical outlet
  2. AC adapter into universal desktop cradle
  3. HP iPAQ Pocket PC into cradle
NOTE: The amber charge light blinks while the battery is recharging and turns solid (nonblinking) when the battery is fully charged.There are stabilizers located in the universal desktop cradle that assist in aligning the unit when there is no expansion pack attached. When placing the HP iPAQ Pocket PC with an expansion pack attached into the universal desktop cradle, the stabilizers will be pushed down by the expansion pack. To release the stabilizers for use without an expansion pack, press the button on the back of the cradle.
Charging with the optional USB Autosync cable Charge the HP iPAQ Pocket PC using the optional USB Autosync cable by connecting the Autosync cable to the HP Pocket PC and the personal computer. The HP Pocket PC will be charged using power from the personal computer.
For more information on charging the HP Pocket PC using the optional USB autosync cable, from the Today screen, tap Start, Settings, the Systemtab, Power, the USB Charging tab, Settings, and Help.
Charging a low battery The HP iPAQ Pocket PC will not turn on if the battery has a low charge (less than 3.2 Volts). Fully charge the battery prior to using the HP Pocket PC.
If the charge on the battery goes below the 3.2 Volts as a result of not being connected to the universal desktop cradle or the AC adapter, no damage will occur to the battery. However, the HP iPAQ Pocket PC charge indicator light will not flash until the battery reaches the minimum charge of 3.2 Volts and a normal reset is performed.
Follow these steps to charge and reset the HP iPAQ Pocket PC:
  1. Connect the HP iPAQ Pocket PC to an A/C power supply.
  2. Charge the battery to the minimum level of 3.2 Volts (this will take 5 to 30 minutes depending on the current charge level).
  3. Perform a normal reset by using the stylus to lightly press the Reset button on the bottom of the HP iPAQ Pocket PC.
  4. Turn on the HP iPAQ Pocket PC.
Keep the HP iPAQ Pocket PC connected to the universal desktop cradle or AC adapter when it is not in use.

Aug 25, 2017 | HP iPAQ H1945 Pocket PC

1 Answer

Battery doesn't stay charged


The problem is with the battery. All Lithium batteries last for around 1000 charges or so. Since the laptop is 2-years old the battery needs to be replaced.
I Hope this solves your problem. Kindly Accept my solution.
Regards, Arjun

Apr 01, 2009 | HP Compaq Presario C306US Notebook

1 Answer

My Pavilion Won't Recognized My XB3000


the doc is new?
did it come with a manual to read,. if not see hp.com for one.
ever think to join hp forum and ask the pros there>?

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Expansion-base-xb3000-compatible-with-new-HP-laptops/td-p/44452


id bet a clear accurate answer fast.
the first is , "is it even compatible with my LT"

Apr 08, 2017 | HP Xb3000 Notebook Expansion Base And...

1 Answer

Intermittent power problem


Online shopping good universal laptop ac adapter,not only pay attention to the price,the fame and history of the online shop is also very important.

Jun 19, 2008 | HP Xb3000 Notebook Expansion Base And...

Not finding what you are looking for?
HP Xb3000 Notebook Expansion Base And 400gb Kit 400 GB Hard Drive Logo

Related Topics:

404 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top HP Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18411 Answers

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

pontelemon
pontelemon

Level 3 Expert

538 Answers

Are you a HP Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...