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Battery Problem My laptop is Sony Vaio VGN-NR498E It's all original and worked good until recently. Couple days ago, I set up new windows (changed from Vista Home Premium to Windows 7 Ultimate). Now, there's always an announcement that THE BATTERY IS NOT COMPATIBLE. I cannot use the battery. PLEASE HELP!!!

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Thats small problem..there is nothing to fear about .....U Just need to Update the Bios...Update the Bios...visit the website of ur laptop producer and check for latest bios update..

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This is due to the compatibility issue of the Operating Syste with the ISB Utility that is installed in the Computer. It is required to stop this program from starting automatically to fix the issue.

  1. Turn off the computer and remove the battery.
  2. Make sure only the AC adapter is connected and turn on the computer.
  3. Click the Start button, click All Programs , click Accessories , and then click Run .
  4. In the Run window, type MSCONFIG and then press the Enter key.
  5. In the System Configuration window, click the Startup tab.
  6. On the Startup tab, click to uncheck the box in front of ISB Utility . LoadImage('png61194.png','Block BorderSolid','','','ISB Utility')
  7. Click the OK button.
  8. In the System Configuration window, click the Restart button. LoadImage('png61195.png','Block BorderSolid','','','System Configuration - Restart')
  9. Turn off the computer, reconnect the battery and turn the computer back on.
Please try this steps....

Best of luck!!!

    Posted on Sep 19, 2010

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    i believe it is a charger issue not a battery issue replace your charger

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