Having problems with your Dell Latitude D500 Notebook ?

New battery wont charge back up

\015 My D500 works fine plugged in. But it wont charge my battery, I bought a new one and it ran it down but wont re-charge it.\015

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There is a problem with your charger. dell chargers have a habit of blowing. there is a small chip in them that tells the computer that it is ok to charge the batery, that little "safety feature" blows out and will no longer charge your battery. you will have to buy a new charger, either at a store like best buy (make sure it specificly says it is compatible with dell) or go to the dell website to order an "official" one. both options are unfortunately a little expensive, but your only option. i had the same problem with my xps1330.
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