Charger is plugged in but computer won't read

By Ten 4
Oct 30, 2011
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  1. I plug in my charger and my computer says that it is still on "battery mode" So I have to move it around and mess with it while its plugged in till it says its running through the charger and even then a slight tap of the charger wire makes it go back to battery mode. What is wrong? is it charger?

    And Sorry if this is the wrong section I was not exactly sure where it should go! Thanks
  2. Thattechman

    Thattechman TS Rookie

    You are not alone, that's for sure. I think that you mean an Iphone/ smartphone charger because that happened to me before. For me it was my computer, and not my phone because my phone could charge fine on my other computers/outlets. So don't waste your money getting a new charger. May you be more specific on your computer, please? You computer may just me too old for your device to recognize it...

  3. Ten 4

    Ten 4 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    No sorry I mean the ac adapter for the laptop. When I posted this I didnt know the name of it. But I have an Asus Notebook N80vb
  4. Thattechman

    Thattechman TS Rookie

    Oh, hmm... then you might need a new charger... sorry :(

  5. Ten 4

    Ten 4 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Yes, I do it ended up dying yesterday so sad :-/ Thanks tho!
  6. Thattechman

    Thattechman TS Rookie

    That's a pity. Hopefully the next one will work.


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