Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 640m Notebook ?

Inspiron 640m If I keep the computer on withtout using it (AC cord pluged) it turn off after 15 or 20 minutes. I tried other cords with the same results and without the battery. I'm not sure if the battery it's getting charged. Thanks for your help Ismael


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Portable batteries are considered a consumable item because as they are used, there is some degradation to the battery. The average life of a portable battery is 300 to 500 discharge/recharge cycles. After that point, the battery's ability to hold a charge slowly decreases, to where it will only power the system for 10 to 15 minutes even when indicating a full charge.
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\015\012If this is the Original System Battery, then you will need to get a replacement battery to have the system run for a longer period on battery only.
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