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Square wave or sine wave inverter?

Has anyone had problems using a square-wave inverter to charge laptop batteries?

I know not to run things with motors on square waves inverters, but I thought square waves were fine for batteries until I fried the battery pack for my DeWalt drill. Now I'm gunshy of charging the laptops (a Compaq and a Gateway). Thoughts, please?

-Dan (Eryka's other half)
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