Forum discussion tagged with battery.
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    Question Lenovo G50-80 Laptop battery not charging. No LED light/No icon

    Hello, I have a Lenovo G50-80 laptop (80E501B2US ) that recently stopped charging. When the charger is plugged in there is no charging icon and the LED light does not light up. I have replaced the DC jack and battery with brand new replacements. Neither fixed the issue. The charger is not...
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    Question Laptop will not run on battery. Battery was replaced a year ago.

    Windows 10 Acer Aspire Utrabook S7 Intel i5 dual core Battery life of the original battery (which is not user-replaceable) was very short so I had it professionally replaced last summer. Worked fine for a year. Now it will not work at all if unplugged. Battery Icon says 74% available...
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    Question Macbook Pro Missing Female Connector on Motherboard Mid-2012 (A1278)

    Hello, I'm trying to fix my friend's MacBook Pro mid-2012 unibody (A1278). The female connector for the battery indicator on the motherboard is missing as shown in the image below. The macbook could run like normal with the power adapter plugged. However, it shuts down a couple seconds after...
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    Question Acer Aspire won't start windows. Battery or more serious?

    I have a 4 year old Acer Aspire F5-571with a reasonable (Core i5 8Gb/1Tb) spec. It has had little use as it is a spare in an office. Now it resets after opening the Windows login page. It is a little random. Sometimes I can actually enter the password and then it shuts down, sometimes it...
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    Question AC power cord for pre amp 7a or 10a?

    Hey y'all! I have a little dilemma. I'm trying to supply the right amount of power to a power brick View: but I don't know which ac cable to use. I have a standard one that came with the ps4 it says 18amp and 7a 125v. Is that enough? Thanks!!
  6. Question Laptop overheating when idle and plugged in

    So I'm having this problem with my laptop (Eluktronics Mech-15 G2R) I use my laptop plugged in 99% of the time, so it's not a battery charging overheating thing. When I unplug the laptop, the temperature drops to 45C which keeps the fans inactive. However, when I plug it in the temp goes up to...
  7. Kelvin Mii

    Question Asus x555l weird battery report

    View: My battery has been having problems charging and will only work when the power on the laptop is set to power saver/sleep or turned off otherwise on balanced or high power the chargin light flickers orange between "plugged in" and using the battery.
  8. Question Aspire E14 - Laptop charging stuck at 86%

    Hello! I tried all the solutions posted online. My battery is still stuck at 86%. Draining then fully charging the laptop Pressing the battery rest pin hole at the back of the laptop Uninstalling and reinstalling battery drivers Resetting laptop (remain files) Any help will be appreciated...
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    Question Macbook Pro 2012 wont start after installing new battery

    My MacBook Pro shows the current battery with status 'service battery' so I ordered a new battery and installed it but the mac won't start with the new battery connected. The MagSafe shows an orange light as if the battery is charging and the fans run in a continuous cycle powering up for a...
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    Question New battery won't charge in Dell 7559

    I installed a new battery in my Dell 7559. It was 56% to begin with. I plugged in the ac adapter and charged all night with the computer turned off (I read that is the best way to that correct?). This morning the battery is 3%. Could there be something wrong with my laptop? This...
  11. Pandofla

    Question Laptop significantly slows down while charging/plugged in

    (TL;DR is at the end of the post) Hello everyone. My current laptop is an HP 15-r218nv. I know this isn't the best laptop for gaming, but it gets the job done. I have bought it 3 years ago and it has worked great throughout all this time. Last year, the laptop began to overheat, and because I...
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    Question Laptop not charging properly

    Hi! So I've had this problem for a week now. My laptop would stop charging if I play games like Sims 4 and Minecraft and would stop charging if I use Adobe Illustrator. So what I would do is, unplug and plug it again but what happens is that it would charge for a few seconds then not charge...
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    Question Laptop turns off when unplugged, screen wont turn on when plugged with no battery

    I know this question might have been here before, but i could not find any solution yet. I have an Acer Aspire V15 Nitro Black edition, model: vn7-593G I have followed the guide here link but nothing really worked, and i have not replaced the battery yet. My actual case is the following: I do...
  14. Sushisusi

    Question Laptop not turning on

    Hi I have an old dell latitude and I was bored and wanted to fix it the only issue is it turns on then automatically turns off and only the Leds light up I’m wondering if it’s the battery and the cpu ? It won’t even turn on when unplugged ! Also some of the pins from the cpu are bent and one is...
  15. vinayskywalker

    Question laptop battery does not charge over 13 percent

    My laptop is HP Pavilion au620tx and it is not charging over 13 and sometime 16 percent. I tried updating microsoft ac adapter and microsoft ACPI. I reinstall both the drivers but nothing happens. So i tried calibrating the battery using F2 and it says AC adapter required to calibrate the...
  16. chkontog

    Question Chuwi hi8 pro cwi513 Battery problem

    Hi, i have a chuwi hi 8 pro tablet and it shut down alone, while the battery is charged.I factory reset the tablet, but the problem still occurs. Does the battery need to be changed? Thank you, Mpampis
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    Question Dell XPS 9550 freezes after removing ac power and on battery power

    I have a 3 year old Dell XPS 9550 which had a new battery 18 months ago. The problem I have is that when I unplug the AC power cord the laptop begins to freeze. The mouse can be moved with trackpad. Window can be selected a little bit but can't switch between apps. Then within 30 seconds of...
  18. farhan.sidiqui

    Question Problem running on Battery-Lenovo Ideapad 330S

    Started my laptop this morning and it is just shuts everything at once when on battery power. However on AC power it is running smoothly. I have purchased this new in June, I suspect that battery has expired. Please suggest as per your experience how to test the battery performance?
  19. NightKnight007

    Question Laptop sometimes turned off suddenly

    I have a laptop (Asus a442u if you asking) it's not that old, maybe around 1.5 yr So, my laptop sometimes turned off itself suddenly and making sound like you do hardware reboot. then my laptop keeps doing that again whenever I tried to turn it on again unless I plug the adapter again. it only...
  20. ruslruslrusl1

    How To SOLUTION - Laptop Plugged In, Not Charging in Windows 7/8/10

    I'm seeing many posts lately about issues in Windows 7/8/10 laptop batteries showing "Plugged in not charging" and after much research and trial and error I wanted to share what finally worked for me. I had this same issue on my Acer Aspire ES1-711 laptop with "non-removable battery" running...
  21. kenzomenzo


    Hello , i need help with my laptop MSI GT72 2QE DOMINATOR PRO I tried to remove the battery , and somehow i tried to turn on the laptop it wont power up , it need battery to plug in to power up. any idea how to Turn On this laptop without battery? i keep finding solution for this problem but...
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    Question Sometimes my phone dont recognize charger

    My phone is samsung s9+ and sometimes when I conect my charger, nothing happens and my phone dont recognize the charger, but when I unplug the charger and plug it again it fix.I only use orginal chargers.Also when the phone recognize the charger, charging is very good and fast. The port also isn...
  23. dipudangol

    why my laptop keyboard not working properly and on such event on removing power chord laptop shutting down immediately?

    I have a dell 5359 and its nearly 3 years old. Recently I am having problem which is often while charging, my keyboard stops working properly. The problem with the keyboard is that I can not type the same key consecutively but on non consecutive key stroke it works fine and on such events if i...
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    asus computer stuck in bio utility ex mode.

    i’ve tried restarting, enabling cms, resetting default settings and changing boot order. my model is Q405U and my battery is not accessible. i’m have windows 10. how do i get out?
  25. maybeits_jack

    Question Huawei Matebook 13 Only Switching on when Charging

    Hey all, This is my first post here so apologies if it's not quite of the correct format. Three days ago I purchased a new Huawei Matebook 13. A day after purchase I noticed an issue that makes using this new laptop frustrating. After powering down the laptop completely and leaving it be for a...
  26. Neon The (Anthro) Umbreon

    Question How do you charge a Toshiba C55-A5245's battery?

    I have had this laptop since 2014 (after my desktop computer got fried in a thunderstorm) and have been annoyed with it not charging. I've tried 2 chargers and 2 batteries and none work. Is there some software I need to download to get it to charge or something? Also sometimes it says it's...
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    Question Lenovo Yoga 920 Battery

    Hi, I'll stay positive although I don't think I'd buy a Lenovo product again. I'll work on the battery first. It died badly just after 1 year and not much use. Lenovo support said buy a 3rd party battery - which I bought & installed the same as original. It gives a bit over 4 hours of...
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    Question Asus UX303UA: only works on AC power

    Laptop battery had no problems a few days ago. Was using battery and left to sleep for 15 mins then returned and it would not turn on until charger was plugged in. The battery reads 82% charge even after hours of charging, upon plugging charger out, the laptop immediately shuts down. Using...
  29. admin

    Apple Car: Release Date, Tesla Rumors, Project Titan and More

    Apple could be making a self-driving car, but when might it arrive and how would it be different than Tesla's offerings? Here's what you need to know. Apple Car: Release Date, Tesla Rumors, Project Titan and More : Read more
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    Question Laptop doesn't recognize AC Charger after Windows update

    Just bought a used laptop today, Sony Vaio VPCCB series. What happened was I connected the AC charger and the laptop turned on. I noticed it said batter not found, and I didn't realize the battery wasn't inserted, so I go back to the box and find the battery and insert it. Now upon booting up...
  31. Ineedanewusername5

    Question msi ge72 2qd apache pro battery issues

    so i've had this issue for a while. My battery is not being detected(??) ( I tried running the dragon calibration thing and it says theres no battery inserted.) I tried getting a new battery. it seemed to charge for hot second and then. boom. same problem. but i got that batter off of ebay so...
  32. Acer aspire e 15

    Question Acer aspire e 15 battery issue

    Recently my laptop acer aspire e 15 has its battery indicator light(right) always orange. The battery shows it is charged upto 93%. However if I unplug the laptop it just turns off. I tried uninstalling battery drivers in device manager and restarting but no luck. Any help is greatly appreciated.
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    Question few seconds freezing only on battery

    Hi, I have a DELL XPS 15 9550. Only when it's on battery, I experience this issue: everything stops responding for 10-15 seconds (mouse, audio... all freezes). I don't need to restart windows, if I just wait those seconds, it starts working normally again. But after some minutes, it will happen...
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    Question Found a mostly dead HP Pro Slate 12 - how dead is it?

    As the title says, I found an HP Pro Slate 12 in the trash, and it looks pretty dead. However, there are some signs of life. It doesn't turn on at all, but when I plug it in, the screen does flash a little - i.e. it goes from black to slightly less black for about a second, then back to black...
  35. alduinsees

    Question Dell battery light flashes white and amber constantly

    Hello, I have a Dell Inspiron 15 5000 series, and today its battery indicator started blinking white and amber continuously. The charging indicator in the corner of the taskbar shows that it's fully charged and IS connected to a charger. Now the instant I unplug the charged from the laptop, it...
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    Question Worth to replace the battery?

    I have an Asus laptop (X555LJ) that lasts 3 minutes unplugged. It started with one time that I was plugging it and I saw some sparkles and the charger died right there. After this, the battery never lasted more than 30-60 min; I had 2 off-brand chargers to replace it and both died after a few...
  37. GauravRawat


    I have a Thinkpad L240, with i3 2330 6GB ram and i have faulty battery i thought i should remove this but after removing my laptop was lagging and if i put it inside it overheats and Shutsdown, i dont know what to do. Please Help!!! (I am not playing any game)
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    Question Toshiba satellite won’t turn on, please help!!

    Hi, Today after trying to install AutoCAD my computer began freezing and not responding to commands, not even when I pressed the power button or ctrl+alt+del. Finally I got it to turn off, I turned it back on succesfully but it froze again. So I turned it off once more and let the computer cool...
  39. Maciecakes

    Question Laptop Battery won’t charge

    I’m a computer noob. I don’t know a whole lot about parts and all that, I like to game so I’ll do my best to explain my problem. I bought a used Alienware laptop last year. It worked perfectly until recently. I started getting a pop up saying I needed to consider replacing my battery. I ignored...
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    Question Laptop turn off automatically when move

    Hello everyone, i have a problem with my laptop that if it is't plugged in it will switched off with a little voice "teee" when i move it but when it is plugged in than everything is normal , can you please tell me what is the problem and how to fix it thank you