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I have a sony notebook with a battery issue

\015 I have a sony notebook, but I think the battery is dead and now it wont boot. When the computer starts, it says the battery is the wrong model, but it is the original that worked fine for the last 2 years. AC is plugged in. Can I boot the notebook without the battery installed or will this cause other problems? I have tried removing the batter and AC and restarting, but no fix.\015

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Many laptops will work with ac and no battery in place while others wont. You're not harming a thing by running it without the battery in place though. Give it a shot.
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