WikiWirral 18yrs online 24/7 365 days a year.
Forum Statistics
Posts1,032,183
Topics76,128
Members14,145
Forums65
Posts in last 24hrs0
Most Online14,906
Nov 23rd, 2019
Who's Online Now
13 registered members (5 invisible), 1,100 guests, and160 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Popular Topics(Views 7days)
New General Forums
New Wirral History
13th Cheshire Regiment in WW1
by NickWirral. 12th May 2022 11:25pm
1870s Birkenhead Grange Road
by geofflawrence. 23rd Apr 2022 12:37am
Salisbury Road, New Brighton
by moretonkiwi. 22nd Apr 2022 4:48am
Wheatsheaf Hotel 39 Corporation Road
by Lovelfc88. 23rd Dec 2021 5:57pm
Pandh Travel
by RawtenstallBus. 22nd Jan 2021 8:35pm
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
Cruise liner Anthem of the Seas
Tram by the Penny Bridge
Topic Replies
Docks Housing Development Gone Bust
by diggingdeeper. 20th May 2022 2:32am
Ignoring the law
by WiskinCols. 17th May 2022 2:39pm
Free kids bmx
by madrob. 17th May 2022 9:50am
13th Cheshire Regiment in WW1
by bert1. 16th May 2022 8:24am
Sheldrakes to become private home
by diggingdeeper. 15th May 2022 10:04am
Wheatsheaf Hotel 39 Corporation Road
by bert1. 14th May 2022 8:02pm
Apple iPod
by madrob. 14th May 2022 6:57pm
Tuning MG Midget 79
by Agbarr. 13th May 2022 8:52pm
Ignition Switch Faulty Barrel Worn Key
by Kitec. 11th May 2022 1:06pm
May
M T W T F S S
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Previous Topic
Next Topic
Print Topic
Rate Topic
Samsung Laptop not charging . #1035393
17th Apr 2017 2:58pm
17th Apr 2017 2:58pm
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 641
bromborough
johncon Offline OP

Smartchild
johncon  Offline OP

Smartchild
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 641
bromborough
Hi My Wifes Samsung R20 laptop has a fault on the charging port . It is very hit and miss whether it charges or not. I believe this is a known fault . Can it be repaired ? I have a complete spare identical laptop in pieces that can be used for parts if necessary. If so what sort of Cost bearing in mind that it is quite an old Laptop so it would need to be a cost effective repair
Thanks in advance .


I am too old for this lark !!!
Google Ads
Re: Samsung Laptop not charging . [Re: johncon] #1035464
17th Apr 2017 9:39pm
17th Apr 2017 9:39pm
Joined: Jul 2009
Posts: 1,474
rockferry
lansyp Offline

Forum Addict
lansyp  Offline

Forum Addict
Joined: Jul 2009
Posts: 1,474
rockferry
Hi .The one you have in bits does the charging port have wires or does it fit straight to the motherboard.ifvits straight to the motherboard take it too akita consoles in Wallasey .If it's wired to the board try it yourself it's just a push on pin

Re: Samsung Laptop not charging . [Re: johncon] #1035483
18th Apr 2017 8:05am
18th Apr 2017 8:05am
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 1,797
wirral
E
Excoriator Offline
Forum Addict
Excoriator  Offline
Forum Addict
E
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 1,797
wirral
A very likely fault is in the charger - a break in the wire as it enters the plug. This is constantly flexed and the result is that a conductor may have snapped.

Either check this with a voltmeter (or teh spare unit if that works) whilst flexing the cable to see if the voltage goes on or off, or borrow a known good charger and try that before you assume its the computer. You may be able to buy a cheap charger for less than the cost of the repair, and if it proves not to be the charger, at least you have a spare!

Re: Samsung Laptop not charging . [Re: Excoriator] #1035533
18th Apr 2017 6:06pm
18th Apr 2017 6:06pm
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 641
bromborough
johncon Offline OP

Smartchild
johncon  Offline OP

Smartchild
Joined: Oct 2010
Posts: 641
bromborough
Hi I have tried another charger and also bought a new charger and battery and it is still the same so I am sure it is a problem within the laptop !!


I am too old for this lark !!!

Moderated by  Mark 

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Docks Housing Development Gone Bust
by diggingdeeper. 13th May 2022 8:03pm
13th Cheshire Regiment in WW1
by NickWirral. 12th May 2022 11:25pm
Tuning MG Midget 79
by Agbarr. 10th May 2022 5:36pm
T.v aerial
by lincle. 10th May 2022 11:37am
Anyone know someone who can replace a gate post
by muzzy2. 6th May 2022 11:38am
For Sale & Free
Free kids bmx
by madrob. 11th May 2022 7:17pm
Apple iPod
by madrob. 5th May 2022 7:36pm
Super king
by lincle. 4th May 2022 8:25pm
ps3 consoles
by tommybarry. 28th Apr 2022 7:47pm
Photo Enlarger
by Snodvan. 2nd Mar 2018 7:55pm
Member Spotlight
madrob
madrob
birkenhead
Posts: 1,054
Joined: June 2010
Show All Member Profiles 
Newest Members
CliveWaring, Achitophe, Lord_Egerton, Staceyjones20, Molilli
14145 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
T.v aerial
by lincle. 10th May 2022 11:37am
Anyone know someone who can replace a gate post
by muzzy2. 6th May 2022 11:38am
4 pallets to be given away
by muzzy2. 6th May 2022 11:32am
Search for short-term furnished rental property
by CarterUSM. 27th Apr 2022 11:15am
News : New Topics
Docks Housing Development Gone Bust
by diggingdeeper. 13th May 2022 8:03pm
Sheldrakes to become private home
by Gibbo. 18th Jan 2022 1:51pm
Ignoring the law
by Excoriator. 4th Jul 2018 9:55am
New Enthusiast Forums
Tuning MG Midget 79
by Agbarr. 10th May 2022 5:36pm
Ramp Hire?
by riggsy. 2nd May 2022 8:54am
Ignition Switch Faulty Barrel Worn Key
by fish5133. 14th Aug 2020 9:58pm
Who believes in reincarnation?
by RUDEBOX. 25th Mar 2015 3:46pm
Popular Topics(Views 24hrs)
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Sat 5:01am
Sunset Sat 9:16pm
Local Time Sat 11:37pm
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1.1