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Laptop not charging (Presairro C500)

My brother's laptop is not charging. Vista says it is charging, but the battery meter isn't going up. It seems that plugging it in only discharges the battery faster. What is the problem? We use his other laptop to chatge this one.

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  • ae_7fam Aug 18, 2008

    Thanks. I'll get to it when I can

    Just a couple questions- how much (if any price), and what exactly does it do?

  • ae_7fam Aug 19, 2008

    TFT., but this is obviously a hardware. When the battery's removed, the power light blinks like crazy and something buzzes.

  • ae_7fam Mar 07, 2009

    OK... Sorryif I seemed rude. However, I know it is a HW problem. I have connected 4 different power supplies to it, 2 HP original, and they don't work with it. They are not faulty because they work perfectly well on another one.

  • ae_7fam May 07, 2009

    Suspecting fauty component... Trying to save up for MB off eBay.

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