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laptop wont run on battery

Post by k6mit on Sat Sep 19, 2009 8:03 pm

i have a compaq nw8240 laptop. wont power up on battery. control panel / power settings says the
battery is fully charged, but wont run on battery. it did in the past.
anyone know of a setting i may have screwed up ?

thanks

bob

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Re: laptop wont run on battery

Post by Doctor Inferno on Sun Sep 20, 2009 1:28 am

Hello,

How old is the battery? Have you tried cleaning the battery contacts on both the laptop and the battery?


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Re: laptop wont run on battery

Post by k6mit on Sun Sep 20, 2009 4:45 am

the battery is about three months old. contacks are clean

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