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Battery problems Tc 1100

My tc1100 is only working on AC power.once i unplug the power cord it goes to standby and asks me to chnage battery or plug it on power if I dont want to lose my work. I pressed the button at the back of the battery only one is lit up.. What can I do?

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  • tjgannon Feb 27, 2009

    I have tried to change out batteries and that didn't work. I think the internal chagring unit isn't working. Anoine know how to fix this?

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When the Batt is inserted and you are on AC power do you have a lit charge light? It's the one in the center of the three at the lower right when you are in landscape mode.
If your batt is at "end of mission" (**** up) then it's ability to hold and take a charge may be very limited. Calibrating the batt might help. You will need the toaster style charger.
If this is the issue, then the charge light may only stay on for a few seconds at a time when you first attach AC power, so be watching.
I could recommend a new batt (e-bay) if thats your only trouble. Nothing lasts forever. I'm in Missouri and will calibrate your batt if you want to mark it and ship it. Let me know.
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