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I looking to get a universal charger to keep at home when working on laptops. People seem to forget their chargers a lot when they bring them over for me to look at.
I've checked some reviews and I saw a few of them will run the laptop but not charge the battery, why is this?

Any suggestions on what other people use would be helpful.
 
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http://www.bestbuy.com/site/Laptop-Batteries-Chargers-Adapters/Laptop-Chargers-Adapters/pcmcat183800050007.c?id=pcmcat183800050007

Best Buy has some under their RocketFish brand.

Here's Newegg's offerings.

http://www.newegg.com/Store/SubCategory.aspx?SubCategory=538&name=Batteries-AC-Adapters

I think you can usually get replacements from the manufacturer. I know Lenovo has all of their AC adapters listed and for sale. I think Dell does too.
Edited by HybridCore - 2/9/12 at 4:23am
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I'd say Targus and Kensington provides some solid laptop power adapters.

The only thing's I can think of is that the power adapter is not providing enough power (45W powering a 65W laptop)
or the Battery is dead.


I know my Thinkpad (T510) uses a 90W Power Adapter and it detects when there is a 65W power adapter and adjusts accordingly.
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I know Lenovo has all of their AC adapters listed and for sale. I think Dell does too.

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