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EI Systems 3085 Laptop will not charge battery

I have a laptop EI 3085 bought at PCWorld about a year ago. Some weeks ago it stopped charging the battery. I have measured the voltages from the PC and they seem reasonable - about 12.5VDC. I have replaced the battery with a new one but still no luck. The small icon at bottom left (XP) permanently says "0% remaining (charging)."

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  • ritastella Sep 07, 2008

    I have the same problem but it says 2% remaining (charging) but its definatly not doing it ???

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Yuo should measure the voltages from the charger not the PC.
May be the charger is broken.

Posted on Mar 21, 2008

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    jimod4343116 Aug 21, 2012

    It would hardly be the charger, seeing as I stated that computer boots ok would it.

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