Having problems with your Dell Latitude D600 Notebook ?

My dell inspiron battery won't charge. The battery is new and the charger works fine.....when I go to the battery it shows it is discharging when charger not plugged in and it shows I'm running on the a/c power when I am plugged in....but the battery won't seem to charge.


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Sounds like a motherboard problem. to isolate it, check the BIOS and look for the battery info and health to see if the battery is recognized by the system. if available, try a spare battery. Updating the BIOS can also help. There are BIOS updates that contain fixes which can help improve battery performance. if all else fails, the motherboard will have to be replaced. Check with Dell support if your laptop is still in warranty.
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