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Battery plugged in, but wont charge

\015 My daughter knocked my laptop off a small table today and now it will not charge. it recognizes the battery as being plugged in but will not charge at all. any ideas?\015

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This can be either a bad battery or a bad dc port on the system board. No other way to tell for sure without swapping parts like trying a new battery. Can you take the battery out and run the laptop off the dc power cord?
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