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Computer will not charge

I have a Gateway laptop computer. My question is why won't the battery charge when I have the A/C adaptor plugged in to the computer?

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I have same problem. Was told that port which we plug the AC adaptor into is either cracked, loose, or broken. Apparently it is not a simple fix. Must be taken to PC repair shop where you'll be charged about $200.

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