Having problems with your Toshiba Satellite 1415-S173 Notebook ?

I just bought an adaptor and the first light is blinking but i am not sure if that means it works how long does it take to fully charge or before i can turn on the computer


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Once you plug the adapter in it should start charging...there should be an icon at the bottom letting you know it's charging....it will look like a battery and it will show whether or not it's charging by putting the mouse over it...anyways it usually takes about a half hour to an hour to fully charge
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