So the answer to the typical 1st question asked by a support person
"Is it plugged in?" would be, in your case, Nope.
Sometimes the easiest solution is the hardest to find.
Good job on finding a solution to your issue. Now since Varun_T is around, how about Dell replacing the adapter. Is you machine still under warranty?
Quote: Originally Posted by kf10
i changed the power adapter and it fixed the problem