If I connect the old AC adapter with my new laptop, my system shows following warning message at startup: WARNING: The AC adapter type is less than 130W or cannot be Report • #9 riider August 4, 2015 at 10:35:49 Try pressing Fn+ F2. Any help?? If you also get this kind of error message each time you switch on your laptop and if you also want to disable the message, following steps will help you: 1. Check This Out
If need be also unplug it from the wall socket and reinsert the plug. Kitts & Nevis St. If the AC adapter is not recognized in the BIOS, the battery charging circuit is DISABLED by design. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/t/19283550
by R. Is there anything I can press that will bypass these issues and take me to new screen. Azz @macpro622776 and @Scott thank you so much guys for this helping me out. Both have parts, warranties, support systems and are complex things.
Ask them how much to fix.Bob Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - dont mix laptops with cars by firdavs_abc / November 1, 2009 1:08 AM PDT In reply Have a look at this:https://www.pntbrother.com/laptop-b... Computing.Net and Purch hereby disclaim all responsibility and liability for the content of Computing.Net and its accuracy. Bypass Dell Power Adapter Detection Please try again now or at a later time.
Report • #8 trvlr August 4, 2015 at 10:12:45 Appreciate the dilemma; if the charger operates the laptop OK with/without the battery present, and battery doesn't charge when present.. Ac Adapter Type Cannot Be Determined Dell Fix Thank you! Once here, select the Advanced tab and navigate with the help of the keyboard to Adapter Warnings. Battery is critically low.
Chargers are cheap enuff - batteries of course a little more. Dell 95w Adapter Ensure a compatible AC adapter is being used. Then when I shut off the main power supply for a couple of hours and then then start the charging again, I got to see this message. That the laptop works on mains though does seem to point to either the chargnig cct.
Because the charging IC has malfunction, so that the battery cannot charge. Although I'm of the feeling it's not the charger... The Ac Power Adapter Wattage And Type Cannot Be Determined If possible see if a local store has one that you could test with? The Ac Power Adapter Wattage And Type Cannot Be Determined Alienware Proffitt Forum moderator / November 1, 2009 1:16 AM PDT In reply to: dont mix laptops with cars HP, Sony charge for out of warranty support.As to comparing cars and electronics
You will be running at a very slow rate. his comment is here Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - No. Even I faced the similar problem and I called DELL Support.They said that my Warranty period is over and my mother board is also having a problem. Charging the dead battery could have disastrous consequences. The Ac Power Adapter Type Cannot Be Determined. Your System Will Operate Slower And The Battery
There are 3 cases possible : - The connection of the battery and mainboard battery jack is not connect properly. Dell Power Adapter Warning I'm not sure if this is actually a problem with the cord, or some kind of hardware problem. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Can I ask?
Most often I find a non-Dell part and that's the first part I change. As I dont have warranty, they told me it will be only resolved by paying 1800 for both warranty & support.Then I understood that DELL support is asking to pay without Sometimes the sellers get sloppy when listing compatible models. Ac Adapter Type Unknown by R.
Even when my cord was inserted tightly and properly initially itself, I used to see the error. Although that it performed OK for a few months would seem to indicate the adapter is OK for that Dell model.Which then points to the battery and/or motherboard issues? Any chance to test with a know good battery - whatever its age - would eliminate or confirm the battery?I have not personally known a battery fail; and only once of navigate here is it ok to use laptop with a dead battery?
If you hover the mouse pointer over the battery icon in the notification area, does it say "plugged in, not charging"? If you can find a source locally that may have a suitable battery - possibly a used computer outlet, or even a computer fair - often spares etc. Lucia St. LOL JB As some people has said previously, hiding the warning message at BIOS does not prevent that the CPU will work always at 1/3 of its full speed and the
This is what I did by thorynthoryn / March 31, 2011 4:29 AM PDT In reply to: Dell Battery and/or Adapter Problem.