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I have a Dell D600 laptop and just put a brand new battery in it. However, the new battery is not charging and the battery light still flashes green 3 times and then flashes red once, then green 3 times, and then red once, on and on. I know that the battery is good because I just purchased it. I have tried several times to reseat the battery, however I can't get the laptop to recognize it and recharge it. What do you recommend?
These are the steps out of the user guide that I used when I had the \015\012same problem:Total Power Failure When Using a Battery If an AC adapter is not \015\012connected to your computer, the computer's power source is a \0 ... Dell Latitude D600: Pentium M 1.6GHz, 512MB memory, 60GB hard drive, DVD-ROM/CD-RW, 56K Modem, Network Ca... (LATITUDED600PENTIUMM16) PC Notebook
No display lights
Run the PSA Diagnostics and Obtain the PSA Error Code \015\012To run the PSA diagnostics and obtain the PSA error code, perform the following steps:\015\012Shutdown the computer.\015\012Press and hold the <Fn> key, ... Dell Inspiron 9100 Notebook
Dell Latitude D620 isn't getting power to the mainboard.
Diagnostic procedures as follows: 1. Turn off the computer and peripherals, and disconnect them from AC power. 2. Reseat each installed battery by removing it and then replacing it. 3. Turn on the computer. Does the green power indi ... Dell Latitude D620 Notebook
The screen of my laptop Toshiba Satelite A305-S6858 stays blank when I power it on. the processor appears to be (i am not sure, it it rather the fan). It only started a few hours. Please any suggestions would be highly appreciated
When you first start you should see a few lights flash on. The power light should be on steady and the one that indicates hard drive should blink off and on as the computer gets what it needs from your hard drive. If you don;t see that or hear any be ... Toshiba Satellite PSAG0U-02D00M Notebook
Dell inspiron b130 power problem
Your power adaptor sounds like it needs replaced.\015\012A battery is not necessary to run your computer but it will help to prevent loss of work in progress.\015\012The amber flashing light simply means the battery is fully charged. ... Dell Inspiron B130 Notebook
Toshiba satellite m305D screen blanks out after powering up. Power button light is out but the audio controls lights are still on.
You may have a defective CCFL backlight, it may have the following symptom: Screen flashes on and off or displays reddish pink hue. Picture stays on in red and slowly be come normal. Picture flickering with dim display or appear black. Picture ... Toshiba Satellite M305D Notebook
Battery indicator? The third light bar, that I think indicates battery life is blinking red, but then briefly blinks green. I have my laptop plugged in, but it is still blinking red. Does the red blinking indicate the need for something else?
Hi there.Sounds like the battery could be faulty.The diagnostic procedures from the Dell User Guide are as follows: Total Power Failure When Using a Battery If an AC adapter is not connected to your computer, the compute ... Dell Latitude D600 Notebook
Flashing light on bottom left hand side of laptop
You did not mention which laptop model you have, which makes a diagnostic a little bit difficult.The light you describe (3 discs) indicates that either the internal hard drive or optical drive is being accessed.That is generally ok, if yo ... Compaq Presario sr1111nx 2.53GHz Celeron Computer (SR1111NXRB) PC Desktop
Gateway M-6862 laptop will not turn on; battery light flashing re
Seems to be a problem of not enough power.First check the voltage output of the charger(adapter) and match it with its specs.Also try to reset the hardware using the following steps:1 Disconnect battery and t ... Gateway PC Laptops
Laptop will not turn on, mains adaptor box green led light flashs
Sounds like the power jack is damaged or faulty. ... Dell Inspiron 8000 Notebook
Sony Vaio PCG 7v2l won't turn on
This may or may not be the solution but its some sort of indication of what is going on. Ok when you plug the ac adapter do u get a flashing light to indicate your batter is being charged? If you do then there is power going through the laptop to th ... Sony VAIO FRV Notebook
Blank Display, using exernal monitor, can see display info w/flashlight, display flashes light at startup
You could have a defective screen - a defective inverter or a CCFL lamp.To determine if you have a LCD screen or video card problem, read this and follow the instructions.Defective CCFL backlight, it may have the following symptom: ... Toshiba Satellite A135-S4407 Notebook
Have a gateway M465-E with power issues. Low
If the laptop battery is more than 3 - 4 years old then the battery could be worn out. Rechargeable batteries have a finite number of charge and discharge cycles and will lose their charge capacity over time, until they won't charge up at all ... Gateway M465-E Notebook
Dell 6000 power problem? - Dell Inspiron 6000 Notebook
The diagnostic procedures from the Dell User Guide are as follows: \015\012Total Power Failure When Using a Battery If an AC adapter is not connected to your computer, the computer's power source is a battery. If the battery indicator fla ... Dell Inspiron 6000 Notebook
Compaq V3424au that has a blank screen on startup with all lights
You could have a defective LCD screen, If the laptop appears to be booting up and running and the hard disk is spinning and the hard disk LED light is flashing but the screen is dark then, to determine if you have a LCD screen or video card problem, ... Compaq PC Laptops
Batt light flashes 4 red and 1 green over and over vostros laptop
Hi there. If your battery light is flashing 4 red and one green on the battery light indicator (as in the one next to the power and hdd led), then this is an indication that your battery is nearing the end of it's life, and it's time to get a new one ... Dell Vostro 1000 Mobile AMD Sempron Processor 3500+ 60GB/1000MB PC Notebook
Toshiba Satellite Laptop Power Failure (A105-S1013 System Unit)
How handy are you with a digital multimeter? If the laptop is still disassembled, find the solder connections on the motherboard where the mini power cable enters the board from the jack. Plug the AC adapter in. Check to make sure you have the pro ... Toshiba Satellite A100-S8111TD Notebook
Black screen on acer 242lc lights come on power up
You indicate that the lamp for Power On comes on? (Light bulb icon) What about the harddrive activity lamp? (Media Activity icon. Looks like a book. Third icon going right, from Light bulb icon) Is this lamp lit up? (May flash ... Acer TravelMate 242LC Notebook
Dell Latitude D531 does not start
The LED indications you have listed, mean the motherboard has failed.You will need to replace the motherboard.I found 3 available on Ebayhttp://shop.ebay.com/?_from=R40&_trksid=p3907.m38.l1313&_nkw=D531+Mot ... Dell Latitude D531 Notebook
My Compaq Presario C500T lap top won't start
Generally speaking, an orange power light indicates problems with the power. You also described to a "T" how a bad battery behaves. To test this theory, take out the battery and plug in the laptop. It should power up and run. If so, it's time to inve ... HP Compaq Presario C500t Notebook
I have Acer Aspire One A150 laptop & once i on the power its keep black screen and no HDD activity led flashing, what's actualy problem?is it my board faulty or what?
Try this fix….all you need is a flash drive, the BIOS files from Acer support Downloads and 10 minutes of your time.\015\012\015\012Acer One Black Screen of Death Repair…..\015\012\015\012In most cases the black ... Acer Aspire One A150-1006 Notebook
Red flashing light on laptop
Who told you its not charging ??? If its like that then please do me a favor... tell me model no. & make of your laptop and i will tell you whats it really means by such flashing lights... ok ? ... PC Laptops
Flashing green and orange battery light on body of laptop
The flashing orange light indicates that the battery isn't working properly. This could be due to either the battery being worn out, or a battery fail safe has kicked in. Either way the battery will need to be replaced in order to fix this. Since the ... Dell Inspiron 6400 Notebook
Advent laptop 7079 suddenly has no power, power adapter light is on
Is there a power indicator light on the laptop? If so , is it on when the adapter's light is on and plugged into the laptop? If not, try gently moving the computer end of the plug on the adapter while it's all plugged in. If the power indicator on t ... PC Desktops
Orange and green light flash
The flashing battery light is an indication that the system is attempting to charge the battery. The orange light indicates a problem charging one of the battery cells. This usually means that the battery either needs to be recalibrated or replaced. ... Dell Latitude D600 Notebook