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My battery is not charging. The charge light keeps flickering orange once i plug in the charger but it never charges. The computer switvhes of the moment i unplug the computer. what can i do?

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Your battery adapter might not be able to hold the current. Just callibrate the battery which is available in laoptop bios. If this does not solve the problem then replace it. And also don't forget to recycle the battery for enviornment sake. Thanks.

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Try to perform power drain first. Please follow procedure below.

Take out the battery
Unplugged the power adapter
Press and hold the power button for 30secs
Put the battery back in
Plugged in the power adapter
Turn ON the computer

If same issue will happen after this troubleshooting. I suggest you purchase a new battery. If you unit is still under warranty, you may call IBM tech support for battery replacement.

Posted on May 31, 2010

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