Having problems with your HP Compaq Presario V2000 Notebook ?

Battery loses charge witin one minute.

\015 After a number of months of trouble-free use, a computer battery charge problem developed. When the Sony Viao computer was first unplugged from the AC adptor, the battery indicator read 99%. Within one minute's use, the indicator read 0% and the computer powered down. I bought a new Li-ion replacement battery which first seemed to solve the problem, but the same problem returned within two months. This is the second battery experiencing the same problem, so the problem may not be the battery. Any suggetions?\015

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The battery is most likely faulty. If the pc works when plugged in but battery won't charge, then battery is dead. If the unit does not charge or power on, then the power supply itself is faulty. You can get both at amazon.com or newegg.com
Curious. Is the computer plugged in all the time with the battery in as well? If it stays plugged in while on the battery, the life of the battery is drastically reduced because the computer is continually charging the battery the entire time it's plugged in.
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