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My laptop Hp Dv2000's battery doesn't work now, plz help me!

by cecilia02 / March 22, 2010 1:19 PM PDT

Hey guys,
I am worried now. What can I continue my lesson without my laptop? Right now, the battery is not working any more! I need ur helps!

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Batteries don't last forever

Batteries don't last forever, and in fact depending on usage patterns, may only last 6-12 months. If the system is less than a year old, most companies will replace the battery under warranty, but after that you have to buy one yourself.

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My first advice. REMOVE the OLD battery.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 22, 2010 9:44 PM PDT

Keep in mind that most laptop batteries are now 300 CYCLE units. If an owner uses the battery often then in just a year and maybe a bit longer the battery is gone.

Leaving a failed battery in the laptop can stress the charging circuits and when you put in the new battery it may not work since we lost the charging circuits because we left in the failed battery. Repair costs are now usually the end for that laptop. Or it turns into the usual desktop unit.

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by cecilia02 / March 28, 2010 6:30 AM PDT

None can help me?!
I think I have to change it. But is there any one to know what kinds of this battery? Plz help!

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You ask what kind of battery.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 28, 2010 6:35 AM PDT
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Let's say it is the battery, then over at you go order a new one.

If that doesn't fix it you price out the cost of repair and see if it is worth repairing.

Many are lost when it comes to laptop repairs. That is they didn't expect it to be so expensive.

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