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Power cord for my HP laptop

The power cord for my laptop shorted and burned the end of the cord off near where it plugs into the laptop. Not sure what happened or why. My question is, would buying a new power cord be sufficient or do you think there is something wrong with the laptop that caused it. I'd hate to buy a new cord and then have it happen again. Should I have the laptop checked out first?

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It all depends on the value 2 u of the puter
mostly the power cords r damaged do to misuse droping stuff on them ect........

however this can be tested w/o buying a new cord
try temporarily splicing the cord together however alwase supervise ur splice if the laptop continues 2 function treat ur next cord better

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