Jason (jcreed) wrote,

Crap, my laptop is failing to charge the battery, and the battery's just about run out. I've had problems with previous laptops where the external power supply thingy has broken, so I'm hoping it's that. Anyone in pittsburgh have an IBM laptop?


Nevermind, went to Radio Shack and bought another power supply and it worked. The thing that surprised me was that power supplies are built to standard enough specs that there exist generic models that work. I assumed everything laptop-related required brand-name parts.
Tags: angst, computers

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