1. tomb523's Avatar
    I travel for work so I carry a charger for my surface pro in my backpack. I've already gone through 3 chargers because the wire inside right where it enters the converter breaks and it no longer chargers. These charger are expensive and replacing them is costing me a lot of money.

    Does anyone know of a more robust charging unit or a way to prevent this wire from breaking? I've tried extra electrical tape around the base, but that didn't stay.
    06-14-2017 09:37 AM
  2. FAHMI BASSEM's Avatar
    Be more careful with your charger, the best solution for you and your wallet
    06-14-2017 10:23 AM
  3. xandros9's Avatar
    I would go ham with electrical tape. everywhere, maybe five layers slowly tapering off as you get farther from the converter.

    Or frankly, I'd consider a different device if that doesn't help either. I don't care too much for my old 90W power brick + cable for my ThinkPad T400 and now T430 and they've been quite the trooper.
    06-15-2017 03:04 PM

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