Repairing a faulty Laptop charger
The fault symptoms Charger does work.
Disclaimer and Safety Warning
Disclaimer: Any persons attempting to reproduce the acts represented in this article or any other repair information/article on the Repair Cafe Wiki site, either wholly or in part must be aware that they do so at their own risk. Neither the Author/s or contributing Repair Cafes accept liability or responsibility for any loss, damage, injury or any other unexpected consequences as a result of any attempt to replicate the actions in any article.
This information is intended for sharing between experienced and competent repairers. If you are not technically competent then seek professional advice. You may also invalidate the manufacturers warranty.
Safety Warning: Always check that electrical items are fully disconnected from the mains supply before opening enclosures, and be aware that some items retain charge even when physically disconnected from the mains supply. Always read and comply with safety warnings on the product/appliance and within the manufacturer's documentation; on repair substances, replacement parts, materials and tools used. Always take appropriate precautions to ensure your safety and that of those around you when undertaking fault diagnosis, repair and subsequent testing of any product.
Difficulty level & repair time
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Tools & parts used
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5) Once you have completed your edit, check it by clicking the Show preview button at the bottom of the page. A preview of the page will appear above the editing box. Scroll down to continue editing inside the edit text box or save your changes by clicking the Save page button at the bottom of the page. Please make sure you save your new Repair page before you close your browser tab otherwise your work will not be saved!
Some basic wiki editing tips Adding a web link Enter the address of the website you want to link to, one character space (press space bar once), followed by its description in the following format. name.com Description Uploading images To upload pictures to your new Repair Page, click on the Upload file link on the sidebar menu under Tools (Note: make sure you have created a user account first otherwise this tool will be hidden). Then click Browse..., choose the file from your computer, enter a basic description of the file and choose the correct license. After you've done these steps, click on the Upload file button. Please limit your picture sizes to no more than 500 x 500 pixels before uploading. Once successfully uploaded insert the uploaded picture's filename and title in the appropriate template location.
Inserting a You Tube video To insert a You Tube video type in the following wiki markup into the Repair Page at the point at which you want the video to be displayed: You can find the ID of the video by going into the YouTube page of it. An example URL for a YouTube video might be
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YozC8yFrZKI - the part after v= is the ID.
Creating a new section header and bullet points To create a new section that will automatically be included in the Repair Page's contents list simply type 2 equals on either side.
New Heading Title
If you want to create a sub heading within a section then type 4 equals on either side.
New sub heading
If you want to bullet point something add an asterix before the text
- Followed by your text