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Computer will boot up and then go off in about 5 minutes

The battery was replaced about a month ago because it was going bad and would not hold a charge anymore. When I replaced it, it worked and I could work without being plugged in for a little bit. Then is started not working and tellign me that I needed to plug-in because the battery was low when I was already plugged in. Now, it will come on and then about 5 minutes later it is like it loses power. The OS is not crashing...no blue screen of death or anything. It loses all power and all the lights turn off.

What should I do?

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Bios update it
u might have a bad charging circuit on mobo.

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