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A Stupid Dead Battery


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#1 lilblogsdon

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Posted 09 December 2008 - 08:34 PM

Please help me!!! I forgot to make sure I drain the battery and it cant hold charge now. So is there ANYTHING I could do to fix it I would appreciate it.

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Posted 10 December 2008 - 09:21 AM

Even though you didn't drain it completely, it should still hold a charge unless it's dead. They do finally go bad
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Posted 10 December 2008 - 10:55 AM

deleted, because when I see the word Battery I think of cmos battery in desktop.
If the poster has a laptop, what I suggested is irrelevant, therefore I'm removing it.

Edited by Queen-Evie, 10 December 2008 - 12:28 PM.


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Posted 10 December 2008 - 11:48 AM

Draining the battery was important with the old Nickel Cadmium batteries which could retain a lower memory level if this weren't done, so I'm guessing that this battery is for a laptop? These batteries can get to be expensive, about $100.00. One of the problems with this type of battery is that the longevity of the charge will eventually become smaller and smaller till it will no longer take a charge. I'm afraid once the battery reaches this level it is pretty much a door stop.

What is the make and model of you laptop?

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