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My T22 unable to start

Hi all,

My T22 cannot not start. When I connect the AC cord to the laptop, the battery lamp turns green. I then press the POWER ON button, both the HDD lamp and battery lamp flash for less than 1 second (none of the other lamps flash), then only the battery lamp remain green.

Any expert can advise me what is the case? Thanks very much.

Yamato

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  • bbyamato Feb 10, 2008

    Hi Benimur,



    Thanks for your advice.



    I tried option 2 first with the battery removed away.

    At first, no response at all. After detaching the battery for about 5 hours with the laptop OFF, I tried again. This time all the following lamps turned green for less than 1 second : NumLock, CapLock, Scroll Lock & PowerON. Then, only the PowerON green light remained.



    I will try to detach the battery away with the laptop OFF for 12 hours first to see if there is any improvement. If not, I will try option 1.



    Yamato

  • bbyamato Feb 20, 2008

    Hi again Benimur,



    The adapter/charger is the original one.



    Finally, I have tried to detach the battery away with the laptop OFF for 24 hours and the laptop can be ON and work properly (only have adaptor connected without the battery). I am now working on file recovery and backup.



    By the way, thanks very much for your kind help.

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A good read ! http://www.batteryfast.com/

Posted on Jun 10, 2008

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Hi Yamato,

It is possible that the battery has been so depleted that it gobbles up all the power from the charger/adapter and leaves nothing for the laptop to use. Perhaps what you can do are:
1. try and charge the battery at least overnight with the laptop off;
2. use the adapter/charger only and remove the battery from the laptop.

Hope this be of help. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards.

Posted on Feb 10, 2008

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    Louie Role Feb 10, 2008

    Hi again Yamato,

    May I ask, is the the adapter/charger the original one or is it a replacement pls?

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