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My Dell Inspiron Mini 270 power indicator won't turn off

By sanvada
Feb 21, 2012
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  1. Hello Everyone!
    Ive been facing a peculiar problem with my Dell inspiron mini 270 of late. Its power light wont go off even after I switch off the laptop thus indicating that it is still being charged! What is even more strange is that in such a state I cannot restart my laptop until after the power light goes off on its own after a few hours. After repeated attempts, I have come to understand that this indicates that now the battery is discharged. Now when I put the power adaptor on and switch on the laptop, it starts. This effectively means that every time I charge the battery and switch off the laptop after some work, I HAVE to wait till the battery is completely discharged to start the laptop again. Guys, guys, I am at my wits end and have extremely close to tearing off my few remaining strands of hair. Any clues anyone?
     
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 20,944   +167

    If the battery is removable, remove and see if the light behaves... If it does, the battery may need to be replaced
     


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