Charging

Forum discussion tagged with Charging.
  1. L

    Question Why is my laptop not acknowledging being plugged in sometimes?

    Hi! So to add further detail, the problem is that RAM was upgraded on my acer laptop a few months ago because it was updated to windows 10. After that, when i plug in the ac adapter, the laptop doesn’t even acknowledge that there is a power source… This doesn’t happen always but every once in a...
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    Question How to solve Homtom th70 battery problem?

    Hey guys. Recently (18 days ago) I've got problem with my Fablet Homtom th70. Normally is great telephone but as I was walking outside I've recieved a message "Please remove the battery from your phone because is to hot.." or something like that. So I had two options - on right "dismiss" and on...
  3. Royalikor

    Question Fake charging on Samsung NP270e5e

    Hello, my Samsung Np270E wont charge after a power outage, it just says charging but no power is added, battery led turns on and shows Orange=charging, but when i take off the battery with ac plugged in the laptop goes off immediately, I've tried several ac adapters still no way, ive had the...
  4. 14LuvMusic

    Question Huawei Mediapad red light blinking.

    Hi, I've just charged my Huawei Mediapad T3 10, it's at 98% and unplugged, yet there's a faint red light which flickers then flashes bright every now and again. I've restarted it, same thing happens, I've switched it off and it's still doing the same thing whilst it's off! Just wondering if...
  5. J

    Why does my computer run slowly when plugged in with charger and works normally on battery?

    Out of the box, my HP Pavilion Gaming laptop is experiencing battery/charging problems such as having microstuttering intervals and not charging when sleeping. I've already tried updating the BIOS and tons of other methods people have suggested to me, power settings, and many more. I don't want...
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    Can you charge a laptop that can charge via USB-C with a common power bank?

    Hi. I was wondering if it's possible to charge a laptop that has USB-C charging as a feature using just a common power bank (the kind that you can buy inexpensively at many stores) and a USB-C cable. With that said, can you charge a laptop that can charge via USB-C with a regular power bank...
  7. A

    Battery not Charging, New Laptop Asus r556l?!?!

    Okay so this is a new laptop I got from Amazon the seller sent me a long letter about the laptop and how there were no problems with it. I had this laptop for like 3 months now, when I first got it I used steam and installed and uninstalled many free games. I usually use my laptop in the car...
  8. D

    typc c charginh in asus x541u

    I have an ASUS x541u core i3 - 7100u Laptop and it has type c port which is usb 3 can I use that port to charge the device? if yes what type of charger/converter should I buy?
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    Laptop Power Issue

    So basically im a little skeptical posting on this site because every time I do no one answers me but here goes nothing i just bought a HP pavillion laptop and I was playing GTAV on it while it was plugged in. Basically i got a notification on it saying my battery was almost dead which didnt...
  10. T

    Laptop not charging

    Ive hp probook 4530s and its original battery died long time ago, now I decided to get a new one. However, something's not right. The new battery is not chargning. The battery itself works, cause it came charged and I can power the computer without the AC plugged. It works the other way around...
  11. S

    LG 4G LTE charging input melted How can I charge?

    The port where I plug in charging cord melted when I was charging. Is there any way to charge the battery, either in or out of the phone? It works when I have a battery with power. THANK YOU!
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    How can I prevent my phone from reaching full charge?

    Lithium ion batteries lose charge capacity over time by being charged to 100%. Is there a way my phone can charge to like 90% and stop charging? Like an app or a piece of charging hardware? My phone is the Oneplus 5, in case it matters. Edit: Before anyone says so, I am already aware that I...
  13. L

    can i run my asus x401a laptop without battery?

    Hi, I have an Asus X401a laptop that sometimes gets stuck at 82% charged. I am visually impaired so I cannot see the lights for if it is charging or not. I have listened to the charger's transformer and all sounds normal. Also, when I check in the notification tray it says plugged in, charging...
  14. Z

    SteelSeries Arctis 7 issues

    So I'm watching youtube when I start to hear the beeping, signalling I need to charge. I plug in, and it charges for a couple seconds. Then I heard rapid-fire connect-disconnect sound effects, and it stops charging, and disconnected from transmitter. Can't reconnect, can't charge, can't even...
  15. A

    Laptop won't charge when I open any software

    Hey, I have a Lenovo Ideapad Z580 and W10 on it..when i plug my charger in it starts to charge but somtimes for only a few sec..sometimes more..if I'm lucky...when its off it charges perfectly but as soon i turn it on it stops with charging...and than i need to unplug it and plug it again...even...
  16. iXorizon

    Laptop plugged in not charging

    So ive had this problem since the week i bought my laptop, it just stops at a percentage somewhere over 90% and then just stops charging, is it because not to make the AC adapter be cool and not hot or do i need a new battery/adapter? by the way the battery is stuck in the laptop so idk. the...
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    Earphones + Charging = Static for caller during calls

    I have a Samsung Galaxy S6. I am using brand new Vava earphones and an Anker charging cable. When on Skype, the caller hears static crackling from my side that I don't hear. Using Echo test, I found out the following: 1. Earphones only plugged in: No static 2. Charger only plugged in: No...
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    lenovo ideapad miix 300-10IBY cannot charge

    My Lenovo ideapad miix 310-10iby is less than 3months old, and charging was always ok (to charge to full 100%). Recently, i tried charging and the battery icon shows that the charger is connected and the icon is there - but the status says 'not charging' and remains at 18% for the whole day...
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    Asus laptop won't charge

    I have an ASUS x451ca-vx013h. A few days ago it still charges, I have to open it though because it has ants coming out of it and I need to open it and clean it. First, it detached the wires for the power button, keyboard, and touchpad. It has an internal battery so I detached it also from my...
  20. Gun33boy

    Hp Elitebook 8570w battery charge rate 0%

    I ordered an Hp elitebook 8750w off of newegg. The seller sent the laptop in what appeared to be good condition with no problems, but the battery said "plugged in, not charging". After deleting the ACPI battery drivers and retrying, it said "plugged in, charging" but never got above 0%...
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    Got a brand new Lenovo Ideapad Y-700, have some questions on charging.

    I mainly use the laptop for gaming, so, to get its maximum potential, I have to keep the power setting to High Performance and keep the charger plugged in. I heard that it's bad to keep charging a laptop when it's 100%, but as soon as I unplug the charger, the performance of the laptop really...
  22. N

    Battery won't Charge

    Recently my laptop giving me issue related battery. Now when i plug-in AC means charger laptop works fine.But if i insert battery and than apply charger laptop won't turn On.if i remove charger and turn on laptop on battery it works fine. Now whats the issue either it's hardware or software...
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    Lenovo g505s not charging and flashing lights

    Hello all, I have a Lenovo g505s, and last week it stopped charging, so thinking it was the charger got a new one, and still didn't work. So, I took it in and they changed the port thinking it was that, when I powered it up in the shop it didn't charge right away and took a few tries, but...
  24. LightningsalesUK

    GoPro Hero 2 Not Working?

    So my GoPro Hero 2 Has been on a shelf for around a year being unused, I decided to try and and start it up for the first time in a while, I plugged it in however the red light comes up and any attempts to get it to turn on fail. Could it be that it hasn't charged enough yet or my GoPro needs...
  25. L

    Lenovo Y410P Charge Problems / AC Adapter. NEED HELP ASAP

    Hello guys, I recently purchased a Lenovo Y410P from eBay, and I have a problem with getting it to charge. The only way I can get the laptop to recognize the AC Adapter is this procedure: 1) Turn off laptop 2) Take out battery and unplug charger 3) Change the wall socket of the AC Adapter 4)...
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    HP Pavilion dv7-6c23cl wont turn on, specific details in thread

    I'll list results of certain situations. Laptop with battery intact + AC Adapter plugged in = White light charging indicator comes on however it flashes in a sequence of white, white, orange.. white, white, orange.., when I press the power button, the little lights in the keyboard that indicate...
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    Charging problem. HP laptop - Help

    Bought a new laptop, HP, after 5 days of using it i discovered that the laptop was taking up-to 9 hours to go above 50% with use. Well, when you hover over the battery icon, it says "plugged in, charging" or "plugged in, not charging" this message is really random. Several days later, I got a...
  28. M

    Nikon coolpix s3500 charger/battery/hardware problem?

    Hey all! I have a Nikon coolpix s3500, less than 2 years old. Recently (as in two days ago) I attempted to turn it on after about 3 weeks of no use and it did not power on. No problem, I plugged it into the charger. But when I did so, the charging light did not turn green. I believe...
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    Does using (gaming) a laptop while charging reduce charging speed?

    So I was playing some games while my laptop was charging and I've noticed that it took much much longer to charge than windows estimated. Is this normal? Battery life while on battery is pretty okay I guess. The laptop is new I only had it for 2 days. Oh yes, and the battery is non removable.
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    my asus rog laptop is only charging upto 88%

    help is this common
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    Throttling when charging, Normal when unplugged

    Hello everyone So i have this laptop Lenovo g5080 i5 5200 2.2ghz 4gb ram windows 8.1 single language 64 bit amd radeon hd 8500m/ intel hd graphics 5500 So my problem is that i usually play league of legends a pc multiplayer game which is not that heavy would come under medium range graphics...
  32. J

    Jabra Solemate: Fixing female micro USB output inside the speaker

    Hi, I'd like to ask you for your help. Intro I have a problem with "usb micro-b female" inside the speaker Jabra Solemate. I think it's disconnected from the motherboard, but you can read whole story below. This is everything I have in the package, with speaker: Image of the Package (usb...
  33. A

    When I plug my charger into my asus rog g series it won't charge.

    ■ When I plug my charger into my asus rog (republic of gamers) g series it won't charge, it will flash the 10% warning every 5 seconds. I know it's not my charger because I just bought a new one for my exact model. It doesn't change anything when i move the charger around. doesn't help if I...
  34. A

    Electrical Discharge and build up from a Dell laptop whilst charging

    I'm having a problem with my Dell E5430 regarding electric discharge when connected to a charger. This problem has only started to occur yesterday and has rendered my laptop useless. I can no longer confidently use my laptop without worrying about an electric shock or charge. Using earphones, my...
  35. L

    Leaving Asus Laptop Battery model X551M ATHEROS/AR5B125 Charging While Using

    Hi, I was wondering what is the proper way to take care of the laptop battery for my model?? I don't really know much computer language, but I was told by people different things like how its not good to leave laptop running all the time and some others have told me opposite. What I have been...
  36. B

    Laptop charger burnt out and now laptop won't charge

    Hi all I have a Sony Vaio laptop, Model SVE171E13M. I have two chargers for it: the original which I use at home and one that I bought off Ebay which I use at work. Both have been working fine for the last few years but yesterday, in the office, I started to smell a burning smell. I realised...
  37. B

    New Dell Inspiron 3531 will not charge battery

    I have 3 Dell Inspiron 3531's that out of the box will not charge the batteries. I have tried everything I have found in the forums, and nothing so far has worked. The batteries all read 0% and the laptop says it is charging the batteries, but it stays at 0% and if you unplug the power adapter...
  38. S

    Laptop not charging & motherboard not reacting when button is pressed

    Hi, I have a laptop that's not that old, was full of junk but cleared it all and worked fine for 2-3 months, now it does nothing when I try to turn it on... Charger is fine, and I tested everything except for the power button & charging port since idk how to test it. And if the button works...
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    asus k53sm+Window 10 = No more NOT CHARGING, when plugged in & 100% available

    asus k53sm. While having Windows 7/8/8.1 I had X% available& (plugged in, not charging) when X where greater than a certain (big) amount. Now, under Windows 10, I have 100% available (plugged in, CHARGING) As i know, this go to a prematurelly aging of the battery.
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    MSI GS60 Charger faulty?

    Hi there, When I plug my charger into my laptop, it's not staying connected. The charger is staying in the actual laptop, but windows keeps saying it's coming in and out and so in the blue LED indicator. Anyone got an idea of the problem? Thanks!
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    Laptop won't charge

    Hello, I am a 20-year-old college student and teacher and I use my laptop every day. But for awhile now, my laptop won't charge anymore. It's an Acer Aspire 5755G-52456G50Mnks. When I plug in the ac adapter, there's 3 lights blinking: the on/off button/light, the light with the battery on it...
  42. N

    My phone fell with the charger plugged in and now it wont charge, any suggestions?

    I have a Galaxy Note 1 from AT&T, and as I said in the tittle after it fell from my lap it wont charge. I've tried changing the charger and nothing. I looked inside the charging port but everything seems normal.. Could it be that the fall damaged the charging port?
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    Should I repair my laptop or buy a new one?

    Hello, I have a lenovo yoga 2 13 and I dropped it :( It was plugged in when i dropped it so the port in the computer is broken and I cant charge it. The yellow plastic in the laptop charging port is broken too and it is receding into the computer. How much do you think it would cost to repair...
  44. A

    Lenovo G505s not charging

    i have a Lenovo g505s laptop. last night it stopped charging. I thought it was charger's fault. But it seems to be working perfectly on my other Lenovo laptop (my brother has the same), and his laptop's charger is not charging my laptop. So , now I know its my laptop's fault. What do you think...
  45. R

    How to Charge a FitBit

    A FitBit is a device that allows you to keep track of several biometric functions and exercise data such as the number of steps that you walked, and it can also measure sleep. It has an internal battery and is docked in a wristband. Like all electronic devices, the battery will wear down and the...
  46. V

    USB charging cable

    Background info: I have two USB cables 1. Came with my Nexus5. Charges my phone at ~1.2A from the wall charger. Also in the battery usage menu, it shows Charging(AC). I connect my phone with this USB cable and the phone is instantly recognized by my desktop. All is well. 2. Second USB cable...
  47. J

    Laptop has charging stutters

    I'm not really sure how to describe this. While playing a game, or running FurMark, my laptop will quit charging for a minute, I get a huge FPS lag spike, and then it begins charging again. It will keep doing this most of the time. I have learned that giving it better ventilation helps...
  48. jukesie

    Prestigio Multipad 4 Quantum 9.7 Tablet Charging.

    Hi all. I have looked for answers to this but most posts I find online are regarding Android mobiles and not Tablets, so I resigned myself to asking here. As stated in the title, the Prestigio Multipad is the offending article and I received it as a Christmas present. I don't use it for...
  49. jnewegger23

    Leaving tablet plugged in

    I have an Asus TF700T and I keep it plugged in all the time (via the attachable keyboard). I don't use my tablet that much and keep it on the low setting when not in use. Whenever I take it out to the coffee shop for a few hours it seems just fine. I recently read an article...
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    Toshiba P300 charging pins polarity, battery not detected

    hi there i am new to this forum so forgive me if this is in the wrong category. i have a Toshiba L300 and have just purchased a new battery as the previous one was not recognised, the new one also is not recognised by the laptop. i am able to boot up straight from the AC charger without the...
  51. H

    Laptop battery charging problem

    Windows tells "charging", but the % value cant go higher... The only difference in parameters is maAh/Wh, I bought bigger battery Asus K50AB Dafuq...