Having problems with your Dell Inspiron E1705 Notebook ?

I just replaced the battery for a Dell Inspiron 1150. Does the battery need to charge? I'm getting a yellow light when I try to turn it on. I ordered the battery when the computer wouldn't boot. I wasn't sure if the probelm was from the battery or overheating. A computer tech that worked on it to replace the port where the AC adapter plugs in said the battery was not holding a charge well.


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Batteries and battery packs are generally given only a superficial charge by the factory to verify cell and assembly integrity so nearly all must receive a full charge before their capacity is reached.\015\012
\015\012Only once have I seen carded Li-ion cells (AAs) offered as fully charged so they could be used to replace dead cells in (for example) a camera.
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