Laptop dead on but works on battery- power adapter fine -chargers battery Tags: Battery Laptops Power Adapter Last response: April 3, 2013 6:13 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share gfield_47 February 13, 2013 12:12:14 AM I have a Dell Inspiron 1520 laptop. It works when powered by the battery. Will not work when plugged in to the AC adapter. AC adapter does charge the battery. Any ideas ??? Greg More about : laptop dead works battery power adapter fine chargers battery Brett928S2 a c 249 D Laptop February 13, 2013 12:22:35 AM Hi Check the voltage on the charger ... All the best Brett m 0 l WyomingKnott a b D Laptop April 3, 2013 6:13:51 PM Call Dell? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Laptop dead on but works on battery- power adapter fine Forum I have a Sony vaio laptop model vcef44fx. It doesn't have a battery just the power cord. Has been working fine but not it won' Forum SolvedLaptop won't power up with AC adapter and won't charge battery Forum Asus Laptop battery 90% but only works on Adapter Forum Laptop works with adapter but wont charge new battery. Forum XPS M1330 working fine on battery not working on ac adapter and not charging Forum Advent laptop won't power up from AC adaptor unless battery inserted but then works when battery removed Forum Restart with power On , work fine on battery Forum Why doesn\'t my acer 5516 work with the adapter just because the battery is dead Forum Power Adapter Clean power for laptop Battery Forum System gets restarted during power outages (UPS battery is fine working without Forum My toshiba laptop does not power with adapter but it power with battery Forum My toshiba laptop does not power with adapter but it power with battery Forum Is it SAFE to run a laptop with a dead battery on AC power without removing the Forum Will a dead battery in a laptop make the screen stop working Forum SolvedLaptop battery and adapter voltage question Forum SolvedMy TOSHIBA SATELLITE L655D will only power up with the adapter if the battery is not installed. Forum SolvedIf my CMOS battery is dead will I lose all the info in my laptop? Forum Toshiba won't boot with battery inserted but works fine on AC Forum Help my hp pavilion g6 doesnt power on, tried hard reset, still not workin, removed the battery, leavin the ac adapter, the ch Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !