The Windows Mobility Center item does not appear in Control Panel as expected on a portable computer that is running Windows Vista

The Windows Mobility Center item does not appear in Control Panel as expected on a portable computer that is running Windows Vista

Article ID : 938322
Last Review : July 3, 2007
Revision : 1.0

SYMPTOMS

On a portable computer that is running Windows Vista, the Windows Mobility Center item does not appear in Control Panel as expected.

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CAUSE

This issue may occur if the following conditions are true:

• The computer is plugged into an uninterruptible power supply (UPS).
• The battery has been removed from the computer.

When these conditions are true, the computer’s role may be set incorrectly in the BIOS.

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RESOLUTION

To resolve this issue, insert the battery into the computer.

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APPLIES TO
• Windows Vista Home Basic
• Windows Vista Home Premium
• Windows Vista Ultimate
• Windows Vista Business
• Windows Vista Enterprise
• Windows Vista Home Basic 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit Edition
• Windows Vista Enterprise 64-bit Edition

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Keywords: 
kbtshoot kbprb KB938322

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