Originally Posted by TPM
Hi David (thinkpadx)
Thanks for the info. I thought the transformer I used may not have been the right one as there is no connection on the majority of transformers as to which piece of hardware it partners - except the voltage if it is shown on the parent machine. I have about twenty transformers kicking around and am gradually labelling them. I tracked down the problem to a faulty USB cable, now it will work.
I really appreciate your prompt reply.
Watch out for the POLARITY marked for the dot inside the C .
Get that wrong and Bzzt, the magic smoke escapes
Having a few extra MA hurts nothing.
Having the wrong voltage could
Why can't device makers sticker (or at least include one in the users pack for you to apply) to generic power adapters?