Laptop batteries are constantly needing to be replaced and HP notebooks are no different. If your HP notebook battery is not charging or holding a charge for very long then you will need to replace the battery. Learn how now!
1. Purchase a new HP laptop computer battery. Make sure that you purchase the right battery before installing it. Write down the model number of your current battery and make sure that the new battery matches that number. There are also websites that have search features that scan your laptop computer and help you find the correct battery. Try to purchase OEM laptop batteries online.
2. Power down your hp notebook and unplug it from the wall.
3. Turn your laptop over and locate the battery. Most are located on the same side that the screen opens on. Unlock the switches and remove the battery. Most will have two switches that simply need to be slid over to unlock the battery. HP 484170-001 Laptop Battery
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4. Place your new hp laptop computer battery in and make sure that the switches lock it into place. Make sure to charge your laptop fully before turning the laptop on.
Storing HP laptop battery:
Do not charge up a battery, and then store it away. A stored battery should be used every three to four weeks. Let the battery fully discharge, then recharge to 40% if you plan to store it again. If you store a battery for longer than three to four weeks, the battery could fully discharge because the battery circuitry itself consumes power.
If you have a spare lithium-ion laptop battery, use one exclusively and keep the other cool by placing it in the refrigerator. Make sure that it is wrapped protectively and that nothing will be dropped on it. Do not freeze the battery. Do not use old batteries. Avoid purchasing spare lithium-ion Dell latitude D630 Batteries and storing them for later use. Do not buy old stock, even if it is sold at clearance prices. While it makes sense to have 2 or 3 extra batteries, so that you always have a fresh one charged up and ready to go, if you buy batteries and store them for years, they may not work when you decide to use them.
There are many laptop battery packs manufacturers, and even more retailers to buy your laptop battery from. However, your biggest concern in purchasing a laptop battery will be to choose the battery that fits your computer. For this you will need to know the make and model number of your laptop; if you don't know this offhand or don't have the necessary paperwork, check the inside of your laptop's battery compartment while the computer is off and unplugged. There you should find the model number, along with some other information. You may also find the part number of your laptop battery, located on the casing of the battery itself.
When buying a laptop battery pack, you will probably only have one or two choices that fit your computer. Choose the Acer as07b31 battery with the longest life available for your computer. There are several different kinds of laptop batteries; because the technologies of each are very different, a laptop must be designed specifically for the type of battery it uses. Most laptops are only designed to use one type of laptop battery technology.