need help with laptop adapter plug broken

Need help with laptop adapter plug broken i bought a laptop secon hand the charger appears to be chipped in the part tht goes into the laptop the laptop wont charge im hoping this is the problem so if i buy a new adapter i know it will work
is there a way to find out id it is the adapter

geek_vcandrews, Jul 2, 11:21 am

Make and model of laptop ? just out of interest

geek__sexylady_, Jul 2, 11:22 am

Its a hp i dotn have it with me at the moment its about 4 yrs old

geek_vcandrews, Jul 2, 11:28 am

Some shops might let you test one of their adapters, with the understanding that if it works you then purchase it, more than likely be looking for a Universal Notebook Adapter.

geek__sexylady_, Jul 2, 11:35 am