Dell laptops and batteries

Sometimes a Dell laptop will refuse to charge a battery, or won’t recognize the battery. That **could** be because the battery is dead, or the laptop doesn’t recognize the off-brand battery you bought – but it could also be because the sensor chip in the battery has gotten confused.

Here is how to reset it. It takes no tools, and just a few minutes.

This information was taken from https://www.ncconsumer.org/news-articles-eg/resetting-a-dell-laptop-battery-in-five-quick-steps.html.

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Dell: 10% coupon

If you are looking for Dell computers, etc. – ordering though the MDS Dell portal has an option for 10% off. Here’s how to get 10% off any time.

First, surf over to http://www.dell.com/mpp/MtDesalesAcademy .

Click on the “Get Coupon” button.

 It will take you to the page below, where you will be required to enter an email.

Enter Dell10 as the ‘Registration Code Instructions’.

You will then be directed to a page with your personal discount code that can be applied at checkout!