Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T42 Notebook ?

IBM thinkpad t42 new Battery "On line, critical"

\015 My recently purchased battery was left unplugged overnight, and now it will not charge but remains at 0%. With the comp. plugged in the computer works, but once i unplug it shuts off. Any help would be greatly appreciated - is there someway i can jumpstart this battery and get it charging again?thanks\015

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The only way is to continue using it that way till it will not go off when you unplug.
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\015\012The charger might have gone bad too.
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\015\012Try the first method then replace charger.
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