battery wont charge .. dell xps m1330

Discussion in 'PC Hardware' started by hurleyhero, Jun 19, 2010.

  1. hurleyhero

    hurleyhero MDL Novice

    May 9, 2010
    i have a dell xps m1330 and i just upgraded to windows 7 and the new dell bios a15
    and now my battery wont charge over 50%:confused:???
    the battery health is fine according to the meter
    and the charger is new ..
    i called dell :)mad:what help they were)
    they are telling me its my mother board and i need to pay 500 to get it replaced :mad:
    but it worked before the upgrade and now it wont idk what to do please help ..
    bios says its working even though it says its only at 50% no matter how long i have it plugged in :confused::confused::confused: