Laptop Power ?

  EARLR 09:08 25 Feb 2008
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My wifes lappy thinks that A/C power is plugged in when it's not.
Battery goes dead when its turned off.
Any ideas ?
Thanks

  Technotiger 09:16 25 Feb 2008

Hmm, it is obviously not charging as it should, it would appear to me to be a faulty AC connection needing repair.

  EARLR 09:32 25 Feb 2008

Lappy charges fine when A/C adapter is attached but when it's not lappy thinks that it is.
Power icon says "on ac power".
Strange

  EARLR 10:29 25 Feb 2008

bump

  Technotiger 10:38 25 Feb 2008

Have a read through this from another forum, read through to the end .... click here

But you said, 'battery goes dead' - so it must be either a dud battery or faulty connection.

  EARLR 15:04 03 Mar 2008

Must be the battery.

Will tick resolved

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