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C55 laptop won't charge the battery

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C55 laptop won't charge the battery
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Laptop
Expert:  Shefin replied 1 year ago.

Hello!

Thank you for your question. I am Shefin and I look forward to helping you with your issue today.

Please try the following and let me know the result.

Remove all external devices, CDs, AC Adapter and battery from the computer. Keep the AC Adapter and battery unplugged.
Hold the power button down for 20-30 seconds. (Nothing will appear on the display and none of the lights will light up.)
Plug in the ac adapter ONLY. (Please note that a power indicator light should be lit on the ac adapter when it is plugged in).
Normally power on the notebook.
If the unit does not power on, remove the ac adapter and insert the battery into the system.
Plug the ac adapter back into the system, the battery charging indicator light will light up.

If the issue persists, or you have any questions, please be back and let me know.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The problem is not fixed. The lights are on, the icon says the battery is being charged but it is not. Unplugging the AC adapter shuts down the laptop.
Expert:  Shefin replied 1 year ago.

Hi,

Please plugin the charger, however do not turn on the computer. Check the battery charges while the computer turned off.

Thank you.

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