Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook ?

My Dell Inspiron 1501 will not come on at all. Before it went off it had a message that said the battery type could not be identified and the system could not charge it. Do I need to replace the battery?

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If you can power it on and use it with the AC adapter, updating the BIOS \\, if available, can help. If no good, replace mobo
No, battery is fine. its the motherboard problem. use it with the adapter it should work. the motherboard needs to be replaced.
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