Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T42 Notebook ?

Computer works on AC adapter but battery does not charge

\015 I have an IBM Thinkpad T42 that works perfectly except that the battery will not charge. I Have tried two batteries and neither work. When first plugged in the battery indicator will blink for a while, then turn solid yellow, but the battery never charges.\015\012\015\012I installed a program called Battery Status v0.98 beta that does not recognize either battery whne they are installed. The Battery MaxiMizer Gage is blank.\015\012\015\012I was told on one forum that there is a fuse between the system board and the battery that might be blown\015

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Hi,there might be the issue with dc in cable(cable from jack to m/b) or the inverter board.
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