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Laptop not charging

My laptop is not getting charged .....i have replaced the power cable and adapter but still no solution came......so kindly suggest why my battery is not getting charged ...since last time it worked fine with battery backup ...any problem in internal hardware of laptop

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Get a new battery.

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