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My compaq laptop won't charge and I just bought a new Targus universal charger using tip #L107. The original power cord didn't seem to work and now the new one won't either.

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  • peetommybug Sep 22, 2009

    want to know why my hp laptop charger stopped working whiles charging the laptop

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This might be because the adapter of ur charger is not correct and need to be replaced.

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