Having problems with your Dell Vostro 1500 Notebook ?
The battery in my dell vostro 1500 wont charge and i have already tried a new battery twice. The laptop powers up with the AC adapter but when I check the power meter it says the battery is at 1% with an X over it.
Sounds like there is a disconnect between the power in and the battery, probably a broken solder joint or a fuse. Unless you are a tech, send it in for repair.
I have the same problem. i think it is something to do with motherboard like dageezer said. the reason for my problem is that the computer doesn't recognise that the charger is 90W when quite clearly it is stated on the charger that it is, therefore the laptop doesn't recognise that the charger is producing sufficient power to charge the laptop. Mines going back to Dell because i don't have the time and cant be bothered with the agro of sorting it any other way
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