Having problems with your Battery Technology PC Laptops ?
Dell laptop doesnt charge only runs on ac power
\015 My dell laptop wont charge to use it i have to plug it in to the charger, sometimes it does charge and the battery is functional idk if its a setting on the power set up that makes it not charge the battery but run straight of ac power. what can i do?\015
How long have you had the laptop as all batteries even rechargeable have a limited life span. Dell laptop batteries normally have a life span of 1 to 2 years, so you may need to buy a new one
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Battery Technology PC Laptops
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
Dell laptop doesnt charge only runs on ac power
How long have you had the laptop as all batteries even rechargeable have a limited life span. Dell laptop batteries normally have a life span of 1 to 2 years, so you may need to buy a new one ... Battery Technology PC Laptops
Laptop wont charge battery
Its a comment fualt with laptops the micro switch that switches between charge and main power goes faulty on them, you could be acutally onto some thing here because ther eis alot of people with laptops that wont charge at all, and if they knew ur li ... Dell Latitude D410 Notebook
Periodic Boot-up Problems with Dell Latitude D600
Well I had the same problem with my Dell Latitude D600. I tried many batteries, fully charged, partially charged and even i tried scenarios with AC Power On or Off. Nothing really seemed to work as my laptop was both hot and cold. I noticed this prob ... Dell Latitude D600 Notebook
Dell Inspiron 2200 Charger Malfunction
Try to turn off the computer and remove the battery from the bottom of the notebook. Turn on the computer with just the charger plugged in. If it doesnt turn on. you may have a bad power port.\015\012\015\012If it has no power/charging is ... Dell Inspiron 2200 PC Notebook
Power & Battery in a Dell Latitude C640
If the laptop does not run plugged into AC power, then you may have a defective power brick or a power problem with the laptop.I would try another power brick. If that doesnt do it then your power jack inside the machine may be damaged an ... Dell Latitude C640 Notebook
My dell d505 latitude laptop has the dreaded
Sounds like your battery is dead. They go bad in laptops and need to be replaced in a couple years. \015\012\015\0121) Unplug your battery and power laptop on with just AC adaptor. If laptop runs normal then you need to replace battery. ... Dell Latitude D505 Notebook
Dell inspiron 1525 will not charge the battery
1525 owners (possibly other models) DO NOT replace the mobo before reading this! Just read step 3 and 3a.The Dell 1525, 600 series, and probably all other models using PA10 or PA12 power supplies have a power jack that uses the center pi ... Dell Inspiron 1525 Notebook
I have a Dell Inspiron 1721 that will not power up. A fully charged battery will power up the laptop, but the battery will not charge in the pc. I ordered a new power adapter and the same result. When I pull the battery out and try to boot up without it as the dell site suggested I do not get any lights on the power icons. Power, Cntr Power, FN Power, and wifi slide switch have no result. What else could fail in the charging and power system?
This is a common problem and most often it is the DC jack in the back where you plug in the power supply. Does moving the plug in the jack make any diffrence? Dell motherboards have issues with bad solder joints at the DC jack. I also see people trip ... Dell Inspiron 1721 Notebook
Dell inspiron b130 power problem
Your power adaptor sounds like it needs replaced.\015\012A battery is not necessary to run your computer but it will help to prevent loss of work in progress.\015\012The amber flashing light simply means the battery is fully charged. ... Dell Inspiron B130 Notebook
Wont charge My Dell Latitude D510 PC notebook won't charge, it doesnt run on AC power either. that is even when plugged in i am still using up my battery life...the thing just wont charge. The charger charges my other laptop, is not loose, fits perfectly into my power jack....it just wont charge.
The most common cause of this is the input jack being broken off of the mother board. There is a fair amount of stress on the jack which is surface mounted onto the motherboard. It is common for the connection to break off. This can be fixed easil ... Dell Latitude D510 Notebook
Acer aspire 4920 charging mechanism failed
Most laptops, as in 99%, have one board and everything is on it. They don't really have a power supply since the AC adpater provides DC voltage already. There is just a voltage divider that take the incomming voltage and changes it to the various v ... PC Desktops
Acer Aspire 3003LMi won't charge or run on new 4400mAH battery
Here are some great source where will will get any kinds of HP,ACER,DELL and COMPAQ laptop Solution and any kinds of Driver download.» Hp Laptop' ... PC Laptops
My laptop lenovo 3000 N100 battery has a problem.. therefore i purchased a new battery but the problem with this battery is that when i use the battery it runs the laptop for 10 -15 mins and then with a click sound cuts of the battery supply. m i having aproblem with the battery or it is ainternal circuit problem.
My Dell laptop has a power problem.\015\012 ... Lenovo 3000 N100 Notebook
Post Boot message for my Dell Inspiron 1521 laptop. Message: The AC power adapter wattage and type cannot be determind. Please connect a Dell 65W AC adapter or greater for best system performance. To resolve this issue, tey to reseeat the power adapter. Strike the F3 key (before the F1 or F2 key) if you do not want to see the power warning messages again. Strike the F1 key to continue, F2 to run the seup utility press F5 to run on onboard diagnostocs. Note: The AC power adaptor will not charge t
When you received the system as out of the box and you get this message "The AC power adapter wattage and type cannot be determind" let the Dell tech service know that they sent you a wrong or incorrect type of AC Adapter.\015\012 ... Dell Inspiron 1521 Laptop
Laptop only runs on battery even though p/s is plugged
Hi cgarcia557this does sounds like a problem with the toshiba power management utility.Sounds like you've already verified the output voltage on the adapter.The next thing i would check is for any looseness at the DC power jack on t ... Toshiba Satellite A75-S206 Notebook
Dell 1525 won't run on ac but will on generic battery
Dell systems will not charge the battery without a Dell Branded AC adapter connected to the system (The BIOS looks for the adapter ID and disables the battery charger if not ID'd)\012\012It appears, that since the system will not power on with ... Dell Inspiron 1525 Notebook
Dell D620 not running on AC power
By the description of your PC and of the replacement board, it should work. But I would suggest some further checking. This is not an easy way to diagnose a repair. If you have the Service Tag(on a white label on the bottom) go to www.support.dell ... Dell Latitude D620 Notebook
Dc jack broke. tech guy replaced but now none of my 3 power bricks will charge the battery. they all give power to run laptop but do not charge battery. when boot up get error message saying I connected an unrecognized power device (or something like that). Is it possible there are different DC jacks for these laptops which may have changed with different dates of manufacture? My other laptop is a Dell Vostro and unbelievably that power brick will charge my Dell Inspiron 6400 laptop. That is wha
It is possible that it could be a bad solder joint.\015\012It could also be that the connector is a different one.\015\012Some laptops use a dual voltage power structure.\015\012On the Inspiron E1505 (same as the 6400) I have it requires the dual vol ... Dell Inspiron 6400 Notebook
Dell c640 battery problem
This sounds like it is not getting enough amperage from the power brick- check which model power brick you have. I'm not 100% sure but the pa-6 family may not provide enough power to charge and run the laptop at the same time. the PA-9 should- if it' ... Dell Latitude C640 Notebook
Dell e1705 will not charge battery any longer
The problem with your laptop unfourtunately is not anything you can simply waive your wallet at, There area on the laptop where you plug in the power Adapter has a very small connector on the inside, this connector because of the nature of the cable ... Dell Inspiron E1705 Notebook
Dell inspiron b120 laptop won't power up
I dont know why dell did this but you have to have battery to run your laptop. the ac coard charges the battery which runs the computer. I really know why but i dont like the configuration. it is so the power is clean to your computer and so the can ... Dell Inspiron B120 Notebook
I have Dell Inspiron 1521 that is 2 years old (although it has only been used about 8 months total). I got an error about it not recognizing my ac adapter (the original ac adapter from Dell that it came with) & the battery wouldn't charge. Now the battery is dead. The light on the ac adapter is green even when plugged into the laptop. When ac is plugged in to the laptop the battery icon flashes blue. When I power the laptop up, the battery icon flashes red and I get the low battery warning.
There are several possibilities. 1st and most probable is that the power module has failed, and by that it could have a wire broken in the part from the brick to the computer. It will then give just enough power to let the computer see it, but when i ... Dell Inspiron E1705 Notebook
Power issues I recentley moved to germany with my XPS M1730 with no problems, but recently my laptop wont recognise my power adapter as the correct one. Because of thise my laptop runs slower and the battery will not charge, any solutions?
Dell laptops use proprietary power supply adapters. Inside the adapter there is a communication device telling the laptop the power supply is a genuine dell product. Which in turn allows the battery to charge. Anyways it appears that your charger is ... Dell XPS M1730 Laptop
My battery is at 0% and does not charge and whenever i take out the power chord my computer automatically turns off. Any help
Here is a good resource I found:\015\012\015\012Solution for HP Pavilion DV6000 Battery Not Charge\015\012\015\012Reinstalling the power management software has just fixed it for me. Go to de ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook
DEAD GATEWAY M675
Try running your laptop with the battery charge cord in but take battery out. If that doesnt work then the charge cord or charging hole might be shot. is the charge cord feel loose? like if u sneeze could it easily fall out? I like using humor.. If y ... Gateway M675 Notebook