Dell Vostro charging light won't turn on when i plug in the AC adapter without battery..??


Feb 9, 2015
My Dell Vostro charging light won't turn on when i plug in the AC adapter without battery but when i put in the battery and plug in AC adapter the power light turns on and my laptop starts. In task bar it shows plugged in charging but still battery discharges. Anyone with solution to this problem kindly help me to solve this problem and also tell me what could be the possible reasons for this. Thanks..!


Boot to BIOS (F2) and check battery information. Dell's are notorious for not recognizing AC adapter and/or battery. If it says unknown adapter then that is your problem, you will need a new one.
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