Article Summary: Info on backward compatibility with older Latitude systems.
E3 batteries are not backward compatible with E1/E2 systems.
With that change, although the slice batteries can physically plugged into E1/E2 systems via dock connector, the batteries still cannot work. Warning message will be displayed when the user tries to dock the battery slice.
The warning message that will be displayed:
The battery slice battery attached to your Dell notebook is not supported by this model. Please detach the slice battery to reduce the weight of your system.
Example E3: E6420, E6520, E5520 etc...
Example E2: E6410, E6510, E5510 etc...
Example E1: E6400, E6500, E5500 etc...
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Article ID: SLN265748
Last Date Modified: 06/03/2015 05:41 AM