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newly purchase xps15-9550 pcie 512g ssd 84 wh battery - try to add evo 850 on to the hdd slot, take out the 84 wh battery

Q: newly purchase xps15-9550 pcie 512g ssd 84 wh battery - try to add evo 850 on to the hdd slot, take out the 84 wh battery

Hi ! I need help to determine if I just plug in the samsung evo850 drive with oxdygx cable, onto the motherboard, with the UEFI-bios ask me to initialize the evo850 dirve? If yes, after format the evo850 as GPT, will the bios manage the 512g pcie ssd as C drive (with windows 10 in it) and evo850 as D drive (data disk)?
Another question is whether hdd password can be managed by the uefi-bio just like the legacy bios?
Also whether a similiar hdd password can be used on 512 pcie ssd?

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Preferred Solution: newly purchase xps15-9550 pcie 512g ssd 84 wh battery - try to add evo 850 on to the hdd slot, take out the 84 wh battery

I recommend downloading and running DRP. It's a recovery tool that has been proven to recover files that most other programs have no luck with. I've even recovered files from freshly formatted or partitioned drives.

You can download it direct from this link http://goo.gl/v51TwD. (This link will automatically start a download of DRP that you can save to your computer.)

A: newly purchase xps15-9550 pcie 512g ssd 84 wh battery - try to add evo 850 on to the hdd slot, take out the 84 wh battery

The initialization takes place under WIndows - NOT in setup. UEFI will detect the drive, but you must use the disc manager to partition and format it.

Hopefully you realize you'll need to replace that 84 W-H battery with a 56 W-H unit (the drive needs the space occupied by the extra cells in the larger battery).
Your existing C drive will be unaltered - if you have no other drives attached, the new drive should show up as D>
You should be able to set a password on both drives -- that said, they're not of much security (they can be removed and once that's done, the data is open for access). Effectively if you have a need for security, drive encryption (bitlocker if you have 10 Pro) is a much, much, much better idea.
Also be advised: the hard drive password ties the drive to the system. If for some reason the mainboard gets damaged, the data will not be accessible without the intervention of a data recovery/password removal service, so backups - of both drives -- are ESSENTIAL.

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Just 15 months ago I bought a new Dell XPS15-9550 direct from Dell. The top model (i7 processor, ultra-HD display). Expensive, but a quality laptop, with I assumed many years of life ahead.
Then a month ago the battery (a Dell type 4GVGH 84 Wh 11,4 V) started expanding, pushing the touch pad up and out of the case. A little research on the net showed this is a known problem with this battery. I demounted and disposed of the battery – I wasn’t going to risk a fire or worse.
I knew that Dell only offers a 1 year warranty on the battery, so I knew I would have to pay for a replacement battery. But I naively assumed I could get hold of replacement parts for an expensive 15 month old laptop. After all the 9550 was still being sold on the Dell site until very recently.
I now discover that Dell no longer offers batteries for the XPS15-9550, nor are they available from anyone else here in Denmark or in Europe. I can buy a “copy” from China, but I’m not comfortable with that.
I can still use the laptop with external power, but . . .
Dell – this is not acceptable. 

A:Dell XPS15-9550 battery (4GVGH) expanding

Dell doesn't sell batteries for systems where the battery is internal - it's not considered user-replaceable.  They will replace the battery but you must contact them for an out-of-warranty repair estimate - the battery is sold only with the labor to replace it.

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Hi all,
I got my new XPS 15 9550 2 days ago. Everything went fine at first but tonight when coming back home the laptop won't turn on. I tried the following (both with AC adaptor plugged in or not)
If I press power button the battery status lights blinks 4 times white and é times orange repeatedly.
I tried pressing power button for one minute - nothing.
Pressing Fn key and power button - then the keyboard lights turn on  for about 5 seconds then turn off, and same blinking of the battery status lights as described above.
Any idea what to do ? Dell technical support doesn't seem to work on week end...
Thanks

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I have an XPS 9550 6th Gen running Windows 10 (Just over 1 year, out of warranty).
The issue is when the charge plug is plugged in and hovering over the battery icon it says that battery is charging.  However the battery is not charging but discharging until the laptop switches off.  The only way for the battery to charge again is to deplete the battery until the laptop is unresponsive when the power button is pushed to switch lap top on.  Once there is no residual power in the battery it will start charging again to 100% after which the cycle repeats, discharge.
Things I have tried.
Latest Bios update - no change
Another A/C charger - worked ok for a few days
Replaced battery - no change
Bios settings - reset to default (info related to battery and A/C charge reports all good)
F12 - Dell diagnostics, reports all good
When Battery is disconnected the laptop works normally
The laptop charge socket seems tight and secure
I have searched the internet exhaustively but have not found this same issue reported.  The only feasible way I can use the laptop is to disconnect the battery.
Can anyone suggest anything?
I would also like to disable the battery instead of having to open it up to disconnect, is this possible?
Any help would be much appreciated, thanks 
Andrew

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hey guys, I bought my XPS15 9550 last year but the capacity of battery is not as good as I expected. It only last no more than 4 hours and its not convenient for me to carry the charger all the time. I would like to ask if I want to add an extra battery for my lap how do I do it ? where can I buy it ?
thanks !

A:Add an extra battery for my XPS15

If you have the smaller battery (56 WHr), you can upgrade to the 84 WHr battery, as long as you don't have a 2.5" drive in the system (or don't mind sacrificing that) -- the larger battery consumes the space required by a 2.5" drive.
If you already have the larger capacity battery, you'll need to look toward an external battery pack of some type -- there is no space in the system for anything other than those two battery options, and the battery is not easily removeable, so swapping in a fresh battery isn't practical.

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I have a relatively new (less than a month old) XPS15 9560 with the 97Whr battery.
I'm not sure how much the battery should lose charge overnight, but I've been losing around 10% in one night.
The whole system is completly powered off with no incoming from AC power at night, but still connected are the following items:
1 x USB connected to a Logitech unifying receiver for my wireless keyboard (which I switch off at night)
1 x HDMI to 1 LCD screen
1 x USB C dongle (Dell DA200) via HDMI to a 2nd LCD screen
1 x audio out to speakers

I did a test where I disconnected every connection. The laptop battery remained at near full capacity overnight.
So something is drawing power even though the system is completely powered down at night.
Has anyone else experienced something similar?

A:New XPS15 9560 Battery issue

Hi YYMCALVIN,
Disconnect the devices connected to the USB port when you power off the system, since the USB port enables the system power distribution circuit to drive 3V and 5V current. 
This is similar to what is mentioned in this article - http://dell.to/2q5KWXa
Also, please click my DELL-username and write me a private message with the service tag and your Name for case records.
Let us know if you have any other queries.

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I am interested in adding additional internal storage to my XPS 15 - 2GB SSD Hard Drive. I do alot of travel and video work, and the idea of having a portable hard drive is not attractive to me.
The unit currently comes with the 94wh battery. I have the 4K display, etc.
I can source parts (caddy, cables, etc), but my concerns are about the 54wh battery.
I have anecdotal stories of people purchasing the 54wh, trying to install it into the XPS 15, and then getting messages from the machine "battery is not compatible, and the battery will not charge", and then the front light starts flashing "white, yellow".
From my understanding some of the batteries are chipped. 
So, any suggests on reputable sources in Australia where I can obtain a new 54wh battery.
thanks in advance,

A:XPS15 9560 - Adding additional SATA HDD, battery question

Mind only 7mm HDDs are officially compatible. 9.5mm supposedly fits bit without the rubber rails. You also need a HDD cable. The best idea is probably finding someone who wants to switch the other way.

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Custom built and delivered yesterday. My new XPS15, which I made sure to turn on with full battery charge today says battery 78% depleted already, after only 3 hours of operation.  Most of that time on BATTERY SAVER.  I too, am a bit concerned about the gap between advertised battery life and reality.  I will let you know when it is fully depleted and how long it really lasted. 

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The battery to my laptop is very weak. I want to buy a new battery. How can I do so? The battery specifications are  sfollws: Part Number: 761230-005.Part Description: SPS-BATT 3C 43WHr 2.83AH LI NP03043XL-PR.

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Hello  I need to purchase online an original battery for HP Envy 4-1066TX. Part # 681949-1C1 How can I purchase online and deliver it here in Philippines. Thank you    

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Hello! My laptop battery is completely dead. Every time I turn on my computer I get a battery alert (primary (internal) battery (601)). I'm assuming this means that I need to buy a new battery but I'm having a really hard time figuring out how to find the battery that I need. When I look up the parts for my particular laptop, the battery is not listed. There is a battery listed, but it says "Real Time Clock (RTC) Battery (not the regular lithium ion battery)" and I don't really know what this means and I don't know if this is the right battery. The item number on the battery llisted online is 697917-001. My current computer battery says "replace with Hp spare 776622-001."  Any help would be appreciated in finding the correct battery. I just don't want to end up ordering the wrong thing. Thank you for your help!

A:Need to Purchase New Battery For hp 15-f100dx

Hello @Mar24596,  Battery Description Spare part number 4 cell, 41-Wh, 2.8-Ah, Li-ion battery 752237-0013 cell, 31 Wh, 2.8-Ah, Li-ion battery 776622-001 These are the compatible batteries for your PC and 776622-001 is the right one.  776622-001 is not availble with HP.   You will have buy but externally. Please use the Part number and search online for a better deal.  All the Best !!      Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee  

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I am trying to buy a battery for my W500. The problem has been all genuine Lenovo batteries are dated around 2009. Due to shelf life aging, I have had poor luck so far. Can anyone recommend a battery supplier with an inventory of less aged batteries? This battery does not need to be genuine Lenovo. I can deal with the nag screen. I only want a battery that's not more than 2 years old.

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My HP laptop battery has almost no stored power capacity left. On a daily basis the power lead comes out of its socket causing the laptop to turn off, causing whatever is being worked on to be lost. I have been trying to find a replacement battery for several months without success. The HP online assistance has proven to be extremely unhelpful. All my laptops have been HP, but this issue is making me lose faith with the HP brand. Help me find the battery I need before I lose all confidence with buying HP. Here is the laptop info: HP ENVY 17 Notebook PCProduct number: J0C16EA#ABU The battery itself is numbered PI06 and has written on it to seek this product number as a replacement: 710417-001 Thanks in advance.

A:Where can I purchase this HP laptop battery?

If you are calling from United states/Canada, please call 1-800-474-6836 and you could order a genuine HP battery. or select the phone number for your country from the below link: http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-contact-us.html This will ensure you receive a genuine HP battery and not a counterfit battery. Joel





I am an HP Employee.If you like my post, click the thumbs up.

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I bought the Dell XPS 15 about a year ago and for the past touchpad have been noticing the touch pad rising slowing. It didnt bother me at first but now its a couple of millimetres out and the buttons have stopped working. Upon searching here I found out my battery is expanding and that apparently, this is a very common issue. Very disappointing for a 2000 dollar laptop. Can someone who had this issue or any dell staff member please guide me through on how to fix this problem? My warranty ended a couple of weeks ago.

A:XPS 15 9550 battery swelling

The battery needs to be replaced;  call Dell for that - they're replacing these even out of warranty.

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I have a 9550 15 which has apparently become a huge problem for owners of this model.  I talked to support today and now I have  to send to Dell depot to replace battery and hopefully replace any other damaged components.  I took a second chance on Dell with this laptop, as my company had many issues with Dell equipment over the years.  The reviews were good and features were excellent at the time.
The 10 to 13 day turn around that I was quoted by Dell Support I'm sure is pretty good but for a small business owner, 10 to 13 days without my laptop is a problem.  
Has anyone else sent one in? Did you actually get it back within 10 days? Did everything get fixed?

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I received a phone call, December 2, from Dell saying there was a problem with 9550 batteries and that there was a recall, and that I was to go to dell products.com and submit my pc service tag info, etc. I cannot find out where to do this. Please advise.

A:Battery 9550 Issues

Please click on the link below, hopefully it will be a help to you.
Support | Dell US

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I have an XPS 9550. Over the past few months, my computer has been randomly overheating when turned off. There was a distinct burning smell and I was burnt touching the metal case. I contacted Dell support multiple times. They insisted it was a software issue. During this same time, my trackpad was slowly losing click functionality. 
Today my computer overheated AGAIN and my trackpad lost all clicking functionality. It also started popping out of the computer. Looking this up online, it seems that this is all related to a known safety and functionality issue with the battery for XPS 15 9550s. 
Calling support tonight they immediately agreed to fix the battery free of charge but insisted I give up my computer for 2 weeks. There is a known safety issue and I was not informed as a consumer... yet I still have to go without a computer for 2 weeks? Has anyone figured out a way to get it repaired without going without a laptop for 2 weeks?

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I purchased XPS 15 9550 on June 27, 2016 after paying a fortune.
Straight away noticed an issue with battery life i.e. charging / discharging very quickly. 
The very first time, battery got charged to full in just few minutes.  After charging, initially it said battery life is 4 hours. But battery discharged in just couple of hours time.
Since then, battery charges to full in about 30 minutes and finishes in less than 2 hours.
Since my laptop is still under warranty, I raised a support ticket immediately on June 29, 2016.  Regrettably I have not had any response from Dell.
Please can you help in resolving this battery issue.

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Recently, when I plug in my XPS 15, the battery light on the front will flash every 10 or so seconds. It's still the white colour, and it charges fine. I'm just wondering if this is a warning for something?
thanks

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hI,i've got the new xps 15 for 15 days. From yesterday evening the battery's recharge is stopped to 94%. I've used the notebook only few hours per days  in these 2 weeks.  What can i do to solve this problem?
Thanks

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Disappointing purchase. Bought an XPS 15 9550 Nov 2015. Now about 15 months later the battery no longer charges and BIOS reports needs to be replaced. Front orange light continuously blinks. Looks like many have had this issue. Have previously always purchased Lenovo and have had them more than 7 years without a single issue. Pathetic that a battery would need to be replaced after 15 months on a $2200 machine. 

Has anyone been able to correct with unplugging and reattaching battery or is the answer another $120 to get a new battery? I have also read some needed the whole motherboard replaced. 

Any suggestions/experience is appreciated.

Thanks

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Hello,

I bought a XPS 15 9550 laptop last November, everything was fine until now. I didn't have a big use of the laptop (always staying on the desktop, never fell). I am very careful with it !!
But today a notification from SupportAssist told me that something went wrong with my battery. I first remarked that when I unplugged the AC cable, the laptop switched off. Then the light on the frontside for battery is orange and flickering each time I turn on the computer.
The battery is stuck at 59% and it's written "plugged in, not charging". Of course I did loads of research about that, did all the updates: drivers, BIOS, etc... I even disconnected the battery cable (the one that connects it to the motherboard) and reconnected it ,but nothing changed.
Please answer me and help me repair it, it is very important and I hope to have enough support from Dell.

Thank you a lot,
Herosix

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Hi, all, I have a new Dell XPS 9550 notebook an although I hate Win 10 I am beginning to like this little machine very much, bought specifically for photo work owing to its super IPS panel. However, the M.2 SSD is only 512 gb, I would like more storage. Is is possible to change the battery to the smaller size and install a 2nd SSD into the SATA drive connector without voiding the warranty?
Or, just how fast, compared to an internal 2" 7200 HDD, would an externally connected SSD be via the thunderbolt usb  3-1 using an ESATA adaptor be,
ta
Eddie

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My XPS 9550 has developed a a weird battery problem and I haven't found any mention to this anywhere. Occasionally, while on battery power the battery icon in the system tray changes to one containing an "x" and when I hover the mouse over it I get the message "Battery not detected." The computer continues to work on battery for a while at lower CPU clock speeds and eventually shuts down very quickly preceded by the fan speeding up briefly.
This also happens sometimes when I unplug the power cord.
When I restart plugging back the power cord I get the message that the computer didn't shut down properly and then I restart again. All my desktop icons are reset to the left of the screen. At this point, sometimes the battery icon is back to normal and sometimes it still shows the "x" indicating the "Battery not detected condition." Bios inspection shows battery not present condition as well.
Eventually, if I leave the computer plugged in long enough, the battery icon goes back to normal and all is well again.
Has anybody seen anything like this? Ideas or solutions?

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After my friend's laptop wouldn't run on battery power OR charge the battery I tried many "fixes."
 
Shockingly none worked that I found.
 
Only one thing worked for me to my surprise.
 
A last ditch effort was to open up the laptop (sony pcg-81114L) and disconnect the cmos battery for a few minutes to reset the CMOS.
 
To my surprise, when powered on, the battery instantly showed it was charging AND when removing the power plug the battery POWERS the laptop now! (and I'd thought I was wasting my time.)
 
Worked with an off brand battery also.
 
Many times this has saved many computers that have odd "unsolvable" things wrong with them.
 
Surely someone else has done this also but I haven't seen it posted anywhere to my knowledge.
 
Thank GOD for bringing the idea to remembrance!

A:sony vaio won't charge battery or run on battery power (CMOS BATTERY FIX!)

Hi askfault,
Do you have any information on how this fixes the battery problem? would be interested to know.
 
Xen

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I need to replace my primary internal battery. What is the correct battery to purchase?

A:What battery do I need to purchase to replace the primary in...

@Trosclair? To better help you we would need the exact model number or product number of your laptop/desktop??? http://h20564.www2.hp.com/hpsc/doc/public/display?docId=emr_na-c00033108 REO

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need a replacement battery for pavilion 13 360. went to hp site but cannot find. computer takes a long time to power on and battery does not recharge. did the dianostics

A:where do I purchase a replacement battery for pavilion 360 d...

Dear Customer, Battery, 3-cell, 43-WHr, 2.83-AHr, Li-ion (includes cable)Spare part number 761230-005  You may buy it from here : https://parts.hp.com/hpparts/CountryChoice.aspx?mscssid=&ccode=ZZ&lcode=ZZ or https://www.amazon.com/13-A010DX-HSTNN-LB6L-760944-421-TPN-Q146-761230-005/dp/B01GH41DB2 http://www.ebay.com/itm/GENUINE-OEM-HP-X360-13-a-Battery-11-4V-43Wh-761230-005-HSTNN-LB6L-/361539654...   Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee

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Sir, I bought a new dell battery for my dell vostro 1540 just 4 months ago on 11 march 2016 via- Snapdeal .  Till now, it was working fine but since tomorrow,m a battery notification of "Consider replacing your battery" is coming and it just takes 15 minutes to dillute out my battery from a 100% to 0%. What should i do .

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I've bought a P71 and from first start win10 tells me that the battery is fully charged but if i disconnect the AC-plug the computer turns off and didn't start from battery. is this a known issue? is the battery damaged (but why is windows detecting the battery? can anybody help? kind regards,c 

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I recently got my XPS 15 and was messing around with the BIOS settings for battery life.  I changed from the Adaptive mode to Custom charging, from around 80% to 90% thresholds.  When I booted up my machine, the battery indicator on the taskbar shows "plugged in, charging", but that clearly is not the case, as the battery life gradually decreases as if it is not charging at all.  Also, it no longer shows the estimated remaining time, but "Calculating...".  I tried reverting back to the Adaptive mode, but it still has the same problem.  I also installed the Dell Power Manager program to see if that helped things, but it hasn't.  
Has anyone else had this problem after changing the battery settings in BIOS, and how can I fix this?

A:Dell XPS 15 9550 Battery Not Charging

My problem has been solved! Just Let the battery run totally empty while keeping the laptop plugged in.
After shutdown it will charge normally again!

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The battery in my Dell XPS 15 is swollen, pushing the trackpad up and making it unusable.
It is now out of warranty.
What is the option here?

A:Dell XPS 15 9550 Battery Swollen

Battery is the 84Wh.
I believe the part number is: 01P6KD

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So, as most 9550 owners, who watch this forums probably know, the recent BIOS update 1.1.15 is supposed to fix CPU Speed cap after pulling the AC cable. People in another thread stated, that their processors now run at full turbo on battery. 
However my CPU still runs at 1.69GHz max on battery after the BIOS update, while the base clock of the 6700HQ should be 2.6GHz. Plugging in the AC cable now instantly goes back to full turbo, which is fine.
What makes this worse, is that the CPU clock under battery and load climbs painfully slowly towards the 1.69GHz mark, starting at 0.6GHz and taking 20 Seconds to reach 1.69GHz. This still only happens, when pulling the AC cable while the system is running. When im booting freshly on battery it jumps instantly to 1.69GHz under load.
My config is: UHD Disply, 6700HQ, 512GB SSD (PM951), 16GB RAM, BIOS Version: 1.1.15
Is anyone else still having these issues after BIOS 1.1.15?
Thanks alot folks

Edit: Also when stressing the CPU, Windows logs show "the speed of processor 1 in group 0 is being limited by system firmware" for each logical core, no matter if booted on battery or pulling the plug afterwards. 

A:DELL XPS 15 9550 - CPU speed cap on battery

I just had the same thing on a 9560 with the latest firmware / BIOS.  My cap was at 28x multipllier, so not massive but enough to cripple my audio DAW performance at high CPU demands.
Turns out it was caused by undervolting the CPU cache!  I applied a typical -120mv offset to both CPU core and cache using Throttlestop.  The cache offset caused the multiplier limit on battery - removing it (CPU core offset can stay in place) allowed me to hit the 34x multiplier on battery.

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For the past two weeks, I couldn't easily click with my touchpad but I didn't really care much cuz I am using a mouse. Meanwhile, my new wifi card, Intel 8265, came in today and while changing the card I noticed that my battery is swallowed! (see https://imgur.com/a/Dt1NS)
When I searched on Reddit I noticed that my touchpad problem is related to the battery and many other users are reporting the same problem that I have.
My laptop is out of the warranty but it is clearly a manufacturing defect. I barely used my laptop on the battery and most of the time my charger was plugged in. I have done the routine battery calibration each month.I had other laptops in the past and usage was extreme on them but the battery stayed good for about 3 years at least. This laptop is only 15 months old and there is no excuse for a battery to be swollen on a regular use.
At least I contacted 5 Dell support guys( by phone and chat) but they are saying this is out-of-warranty and I need to buy it. This is a serious safety issue and Dell should be responsible for it. Users are traveling with these laptops and there is a potential threat to explode in places like planes.

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Seems I am now regretting my purchase of a new Dell XPS 15 Laptop.
Purchased on 20th September 2016, and seems as of 5 days ago the battery already needs replacing.
LED on front of laptop just flashes orange, battery status button on the side has LED's 1, 3 and 5 lit.
In Windows 10 Battery says "Plugged in, Not Charging" with 79% available
In BIOS battery says "Battery needs replacing", AC Adapter - 130w and 79% charged.
Laptop will no longer work on battery, has to have AC adapted plugged in and when removed it'll just power off.
After the fact I enabled the USB power option (charging phones etc. when laptop is off) and it doesn't charge without AC Adapter plugged in.
Rather annoyed at myself, I have always avoided Dell but I went against my gut instinct and spent £1400 on a laptop that is no longer fit for purpose.
Guess it's time to buy a replacement battery and never buy anything from dell again

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Just purchased a Dell XPS 15 9550 32gb 1TB SSD and getting intermittent NO Battery Detected understand this is a know issue and may require motherboard replacement. Can anyone advise. Product still under return and refund only few days old.
Update 20160519: Running off battery but system states battery not present and battery check light at side of laptop not working.

A:Dell XPS 15 9550 - No Battery Detected

Hi PHIL BOUCHER,
Thank you for writing to Dell Community Forum.
Please update the BIOS to the latest version available for this system from our Dell Support Site.
Check in the BIOS if the battery is detected when you receive the message "NO Battery Detected".
Please private message us the service tag of the system along with your email id.
(Note: please don't mention the service tag or email id on the public forum as it contains your personal information).
Regards,DELL-Akshatha MSocial Media and Community Professional#IWork4Dell

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hey everyone 
I'm about to order the Dell XPS 15 9550, 4K, 960M, 256GB SSD, 16GB.
I decided to go with the 256GB SSD to add 2.5 inch "1TB HDD", but I'm not sure if the 84WHr Battery not large to make an available room to the 2.5 inch drive.
if anyone have any idea about this please help me to make the right decision.
thanks in advance. 

A:Dell XPS 15 9550 84WHr Battery

No, this battery occupies the space of the HDD. The HDD also requires a connector cable and a bracket, so if you want it better pick the HDD model with the smaller battery and replace the cache SSD with a proper one.

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Hi!

I'm currently 3 months over warranty. I have recently gotten a raised touchpad caused by a swollen battery. How should I go forward with my problem? I need my laptop daily for school and can't get a replacement laptop meanwhile fixing this problem so this is pretty urgent.

Thanks! -Elias

A:Dell xps 15 (9550) swollen battery

Get the battery OUT of the system and out of your home/office/dorm, NOW.
Then call Dell - they may well cover the replacement out of warranty but it may take time -- the system WILL run just fine without a battery installed, but it's a safety issue -- take the battery out of the system immediately.

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I have an XPS 15 9550. The battery needs to be replaced because it seems to be swelling up.
The part I need to replace/fix this issue (which is either a design flaw or  manufacturing flaw and which is obviously a known issue even though Dell denies it) is part no. 1P6KD, a Dell 84 WHr 6-Cell Lithium-ion battery. Dell does not offer this part anymore, apparently. I can't find a replacement of similar oomph, only lesser versions. Anyone have a replacement that would work? Thanks. 

A:Replacement for Dell XPS 15 9550 battery

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RELEVANCY SCORE 73.2

Hello,Since two days ago the trackpad has started to become unusable after the laptop has been active for a few minutes. I've determined that it is the battery that has started to swell and pushes the trackpad in a way that hinders click-actions. The swelling goes down after the laptop has been shut down and starts immediately when the laptop is active again.
I've talked with the support and after using my order number to identify my laptop (the service tag as well as the express service code don't exist in the system according to the one on the support desk) and she said that her hands are tied as the laptop went out of warranty just a few days before April (and warranty for batteries are usually just one year). Sending my computer in would cost approximately 2 800 SEK which I find horrendous for a computer that is just a few months older than one year.So that is the backstory, my question regarding all of this if it is possible to find another cheaper and more reasonable solution to this? I would most likely be able to switch the battery on my own if I just had a replacement.

A:Dell XPS 15 9550 Battery swelling

Step 1:  REMOVE the  battery from the system and get it out of your home or office.   Take care of the safety hazard first.
Step2:  Call Dell - they are replacing these out of warranty.

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hi my name is jtmobil, i have some knowledge on pc but still learning.
my question today is where do i purchase cmos housing or casing from?
what happen was that i was working on this pc and while i was replacing all the components connection my hand slip and broke the casing to the cmos battery. the pc is a hp brand
 

A:where do i purchase cmos battery housing or casing from?

good luck. Generally motherboard parts are not repairable. You might find a willing shop to resolder or glue the broken part back.
 

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Hi sir/Madam I Need help from Lenovo, i  have purchsed U260 laptop last 2years back in USA, Now my laptop not giving single second also i want purchase new Battery in USA or India, i searched in india and USA lenovo store, now im in india i want purchse new battery its my first  laptop given by my brother, please help me where battery avalble i go and get that in india.

A:U260 Charging / Battery Issues need to purchase ne...

Hi pspdora ,
 
 
Welcome to the Community Forums .
 
You can check on the battery part number from the label sticker or checking the FRU/Part number from here. 
Lenovo spareparts are available thru Encompass for ordering and availability / costing . 
 

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Check them out else check with trusted resellers using the same part number .
 
Update us how it goes.
 
 
Regards

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Hi All, I bought a new T460, and notiticed that there is no internal battery. I was assuming that internal battery is common for all T460 laptops I need not to specifically mention it while purchasing. Anyways, now I would like to buy this from online. Can one please confirm this will suit and support my model. I am providing all the required information here. Model : 20FMS1KD2ABelow are the part numbers from T460 FRU BOM list PDF document.45N1113 N Internal,3c,23Wh,LiIon,LGC45N1109 N Internal,3c,23Wh,LiIon,PAN45N1773 N internal,3c,23Wh,LiIon,PAN45N1111 N Internal,3c,23Wh,LiIon,SON Online link for battery : http://www.ebay.in/itm/LENOVO-THINKPAD-T440S-X240-S440-P-N-45N1110-45N1111-31CP7-38-64-/112152182431? ThanksVamshi 

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Hi there, I need Need to find out where I can purchase a CMOS battery replacement for a HP Pavilion dv7-4057ca  Product number: WQ642UA#ABC. I couldn't find it on the parts store. Where can I purchase either online or retailer in the Greater Toronto Area? Thanks

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Hi guys. I have a T470 and after the latest Windows update I encountered a battery naming issue. Before the update batteries had proper order and were named accordingly: battery 1, battery 2, no surprises here. But after the update I noticed the order has changed to battery 0, battery 1 (attached pic below) Yeah yeah, I understand arrays start at zero but what is that? I was just wondering is it just me or you guys have the same situation going on with your batteries? Is there a way to change the order back to "normal"? .


























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Hey, I really need help. I'm having problems with my laptop. It's a dell inspiron 7559 and was bought around January. Recently I have seen that the battery has no longer been as hot as it used to be when I first started using it. Along with the sleeve on the tip of the screen power adapter (below the part where the adapter lights up) has started to come off, exposing the wires. The battery has continually dropped down its percentage rate ever since I bought it, and it won't go back up. It is currently at 0% battery life and it says when you highlight over the battery icon ( plugged in, not charging). It also happens to show the BIO setup when I start the computer and shows that the batteries wattage and type cannot be determined. In the BIOS setup, the ac adapter type is unknown. The battery has not been through any harsh conditions along with the laptop. I have tried removing the battery, starting up the computer with the ac adapter (which is 130 watts), then adding the battery back, and ac adapter, then turning it on, but it had no effects. If I remove my ac adapter while my computer is on ,it instantly turns off. If someone can support me with this issue, it would be gladly appreciated. Thanks.

A:Laptop battery not charging, battery not identified, 0% battery life

It sounds likely the charge circuit on the mainboard is damaged.  Contact Dell to have the mainboard replaced under warranty.

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Hello everyone! Not sure if this is an issue but it's surely annoying to know, that battery N1 drains at 5% and the other stays at 100%. Is it possible for a mixed discharge between both batteries ?After all the LIFE of the first battery (while using battery only power) is shortened a lot! Is there any option in LENOVO VANTIGE that I am no aware of ?I looked everywhere and i can't find anything.. Bios latest update 1.30 Thank you very much!

A:T470s BATTERY 1 drains to 5%, BATTERY 2 stays at 100% (BATTERY PRIORITY)

Sorry  but see below post.  Basically you cant set discharge order.  The laptop checks battery wear and bases discharge order on that.  Many people including myself have asked for a BIOS switch or at least an option on discharge order but nothing has happened so far and I dont think its going to happen either.  I do not speak for Lenovo..
 
 
https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-T400-T500-and-newer-T/T470-power-bridge-wired-battery-discharg...

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