No charging light on an Inspiron 1545


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No charging light on an Inspiron 1545

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I just bought a new Dell Inspiron 1545, and I have plugged in the AC adapter to charge it for 12 hours. However, there is no light on the laptop itself to indicate it is charging, only a steady blue light on the adapter. Does this mean the laptop is in fact charging?

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  • 2 ways to check

    Control Panel under power options

    In the BIOS, F2 at boot, the battery charge status should be shown there

    Donald K

    Inspiron E1505 Windows 10 / XPS 10 Windows RT

    Dimension 8400 Windows 7/8


  • Put your cursor over bottom right over battery icon and it will tell you if its charging also plug icon on battery.