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I have a power problem with my dell precision M20. The green light shows through the adapter, but as soon as I plug it into the machine, it goes off. Suggestions..?

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  • peter477 May 02, 2010

    Thanks for this suggestion. I have now tested with another adaptor, and the same thing happens. So the problem is in the machine..?

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Hello,

there is a bridge somewhere, that's why it turns off when you plug it into your machine.

I would suggest that you find someone that uses the same adapter with your machine, then use the persons adapter to test your machine. If it still goes off, then you will know that the bridge is from the machine. But if it does not turn off, then you will know that the problem is from your adapter.

I hope you are able to understand my message.

Good luck.

Posted on May 02, 2010

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    Walesarumi May 02, 2010

    Hello,

    if you a have tested it with another adapter and it still does the same, then, YES, the problem is from the machine.

    Good luck.




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