Having problems with your Dell XPS M1730 Laptop ?

Power issues I recentley moved to germany with my XPS M1730 with no problems, but recently my laptop wont recognise my power adapter as the correct one. Because of thise my laptop runs slower and the battery will not charge, any solutions?


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Dell laptops use proprietary power supply adapters. Inside the adapter there is a communication device telling the laptop the power supply is a genuine dell product. Which in turn allows the battery to charge. Anyways it appears that your charger is having problems. You should probably try to locate one local (from friend or computer repair shop) to test. if you try a good one with no problems, then just get on Ebay and get you a genuine dell charger. they are about 40-60 dollars. Or try calling dell.
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\015\012If trying a known good charger doesn't correct the issue, you could have broken solder pins on the power jack inside the laptop.
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