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Can I use Dell latitude d620 Battery for my Dell latitude d630 Laptop?

My Dell latitude d620 Battery was not charging. Because i can not find a Dell latitude d620 Battery for my laptop. So My friend told me that i can use ...
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2answers
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battery status light flashing orange, what is it?

The battery status light on my Studio XPS is blinking. 1 white, 4 orange. What is the problem and how can I fix it or stop it? The battery can only run for about 10 minutes without the AC adapter. I ...
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Using HP charger on a Dell Inspiron 15R laptop [duplicate]

My Dell Inspiron 15R 5521 charger was stolen from my University desk. I have an old (about 4-5 years old) HP charger of my previous HP laptop. The Dell laptop on the bottom says: 19.5V and 3.34A / ...
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549 views

Dell Inspiron laptop not starting

I have a Dell Inspiron N5010 dual booting Windows 7 and Ubuntu. It was running fine earlier, but suddenly it started mistyping letters with multiple letters and special characters for one second and ...
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1answer
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Dell Latitude D620 turns off when power connected

I've got an odd problem with a Dell Lattitude D620 laptop. If the laptop is running on battery alone then it works perfectly, however the moment you connect a power adapter to the laptop it shuts ...
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219 views

Using power cord without battery inserted in laptop [duplicate]

Can I use the charger to power the computer without the battery? Will it damage the computer?
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1answer
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Dell Laptop Battery Not Charging?

I have a Dell Vostro 3555 and recently I noticed that my battery is not charging at all. I see this message when I boot up the computer: The AC power adapter type cannot be determined. You system ...
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Dell laptop dies when unplugged but the battery appears fully charged

To expand on what I mean, I checked the voltages of each cell in the battery pack and they each read about 4.0v ea (6 green Li-ion cells in a 11.1v 53WH battery) and the total voltage reads 12.4v. At ...
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1answer
254 views

Dell Studio laptop not compatible with charger (will turn on, not charge)

I have a Dell Studio 1558 laptop that won't turn on unless I plug in my charger. Right now I'm using a 65W Dell AC Adapter. My laptop will turn on, but give me a message saying that it is the wrong ...
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1answer
398 views

Dell XPS m1530 system cannot boot need 130w or greater

I have a Dell XPS M1530 and I lost my old AC adapter but ordered a new one. For the longest time it always had a battery charge so I was able to boot into the OS but now it is completely dead. I have ...
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2answers
897 views

Battery won't charge and BSOD: DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE

I have a Dell Vostro 1510 running Windows 7. Today when I pulled my machine out of it's bag and plugged it in, the little battery light on the side blinked constantly instead of staying solid, and ...
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1answer
758 views

Dell Latitude D630 won't boot from battery

My Dell Latitude D630 will boot from the AC adapter, but not the battery. I've replaced the battery, tried booting with only one RAM card, etc. etc. I can't understand why, as my BIOS says the battery ...
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1answer
153 views

Dell Studio 15 battery performance?

How many hours of usage can I expect from the 6 and 9 cell batteries Dell offers with the Studio 15 (for general usage, like wifi browsing and some applications like word)? Also, if you own a ...
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2answers
101 views

Laptop battery flashing

I got a DELL D505 battery and when in the laptop the light for the battery charging indicator flashes 4 times red and 1 time green. When I take the battery out and I press the button next to the 5 ...
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2answers
60 views

Is safe to buy this dell inspiron 6000 battery? [closed]

I find a battery for dell inspiron 6000 on shop: http://www.my-battery.co.uk/laptop-batteries/dell-inspiron-6000.htm .But I can't tell if it is safe?
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1answer
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What is a long-lasting and reliable battery for Dell Latitude D630?

The battery for my Dell latitude D630 (purchased in August 2007) is only holding charge for approximately 30 minutes. When purchased, it held charge for about 2 hours. The Dell website sells two ...
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1answer
295 views

Laptop battery liftime from Dell specs?

Question: When I buy a Dell Laptop, I get the following choice for battery: (Lithium-Ion main battery with X cells and Y Wh [included in price/at additional $] Lithium-Ionen-Hauptakku mit 4 Zellen ...
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2answers
341 views

Buying a Laptop Battery - OEM vs. 3rd Party

Looking at a replacement 9-cell battery for my Dell 1525 I've noticed that the OEM batteries that Dell sells are up to 3x more expensive than batteries sold by a 3rd party vendor. Is the Dell premium ...
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1answer
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Dell Inspiron 15 battery, 4-, 6-, or 9-cell?

I'm in the process of helping someone select a Dell Inspiron 15 and I'm wondering about the physical size of the battery. The default is a 4-cell which is probably just a few hours of battery life. ...
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1answer
3k views

Replace clock battery on Dell Inspiron 8200?

I have an old Dell Inspiron 8200 laptop. Still mostly works, but the clock battery has died so everytime I power it on I need to go into the BIOS and set the proper clock time. From what I've been ...
3
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4answers
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Dell Inspiron 1501 battery no longer “recognized”

My parents were on vacation last weekend and franticly called me saying that they couldn't get their Inspiron 1501 to boot anymore without the BIOS whining about the battery. Before this happened, ...