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When the power button is pressed the light flashes for a few seconds and the system stops and not working. but the charge light in the side is glowing and not in the front side

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Light flashes cause battery is critical low.
Try to unplug and then plug in cord again, until front lamp lites on.
If you continue to have this problem, post and I will explain how I solved mine.
Well I had problem that sometimes after plug in or out, battery goes from 100% to 3%, I thought it was battery or adapter, but it was software. I did ask HP about it, they said they had customers with such problem.
You might have same problem.

Posted on Jan 13, 2010

  • KovaZg Jan 13, 2010

    If you get it to work, and from time to time your battery drops to 3% or so. (From 100%), you should do next:



    1. Disconnect the AC Adapter.
    2. Remove the Battery.
    3. Hold the Power button down for 30 seconds to 1 minute.
    4. Put Battery back
    5. Reconnect the AC adapter.
    6. Turn on the Notebook power.




    Then you need to perform the steps to Battery Calibrating.


    1. Plug in the AC adapter.
    2. Allow the battery to charge until the Battery Charge light turns
    off, showing that the battery is fully charged.
    3. After the Battery Charge light turns off, unplug the AC adapter.
    4. Turn on or restart your Notebook.


    NOTE: Steps 5 through 8 prevent your Notebook from entering Sleep
    mode. These steps also allow the battery to drain faster.
    5. Click Start and then Control Panel.
    6. Click the Power Options icon to display the Power Options
    Properties dialog box.
    7. Click the Power Schemes tab and select the Portable/Laptop scheme.
    8. From the Running on batteries column:


    a. In the Turn off monitor drop-down list, select Never.
    b. In the Turn off hard disks drop-down list, select Never.
    c. In the System standby drop-down list, select Never.
    d. In the System hibernates drop-down list, select Never.


    9. Let the battery drain until your Notebook reaches Hibernation and
    turns off.
    10. Plug in the AC adapter and restart your Notebook.
    11. Return to the Power Options Properties dialog box, and re-enter
    your power savings settings to the desired level.




    12. Open the Device Manager and then click '+' sign beside Battery.
    Then right click on the entries listed under it and unistall them.
    Once you uninstall the entries, restart the notebook.


    13. Run Battery Health check


    14. See if problem is solved

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Hi,

Its problem with your power supply(Battary).Pls change the power supply and the start the system again it will work properly.

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