Having problems with your Compaq Presario CQ60-220US PC Laptop ?

Problem with power, plugged in, not charging

\015 HI,Can someone help me out as im observing a strange problem.When my battery goes low, i immediately connected power, but in the taskbar, it is showing as " plugged in, not charging" how i can rectify this problem.my laptop is Compaq CQ-60....\015

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For just such occasions, I recommend that everyone have a low-cost multimeter at home.\015\012They are versatile and give you the features for measuring AC/DC voltage (which is what you need), resistance and a few current ranges. \015\012They cost less than $20 US at Radio Shack or auto parts stores or if near a Harbor Freight Tool store, underr $10 US.\015\012
\015\012You need to verify if you have any voltage from your adapter/charger and whether the battery pack is still intact (they have thermal fuses inside).\015\012
\015\012The meters come with an adequate Chinglish basic instruction sheet and leads and battery.      
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