Article ID : 00023148 / Last Modified : 03/29/2019

How to charge the battery.

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Follow this procedure to charge the battery.

  1. On the bottom of the notebook, ensure the left Battery release switch is in the Unlock position.

    Battery release

  2. Slide the battery into place on the back of the notebook.

    IMPORTANT: Ensure the grooves on the sides of the battery align with the tongues on the LCD hinge.

    grooves on battery

  3. On the bottom of the notebook, slide the right Battery release switch to the Lock position.

    Battery Release

  4. Plug the AC adapter into the DC In jack and the electrical outlet.

    Ac adapter

  5. The notebook will automatically begin to charge the battery.

    NOTE: The battery indicator on the notebook will blink as the battery charges.