My Battery Precentage keeps going Up and Down?

OldZero

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Dec 31, 2015
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I recently started using Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS on my Asus K53E laptop, and it was working pretty well since September. But in November I noticed the original battery started get old & hold less of a charge when it hits 100%. So I decided to get a new OEM battery. Once I received the battery in December, the computer started to hold a charge longer and thought that corrected the issue. However what became worse is that every time I unplug the A/C from charging the laptop, it will show the charge Percentage jump up and down; at least until the laptop just shuts off from how inaccurate the battery's charge is. I'm not sure what it could be, but suggestions are welcomed.
 

Hamperking68

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Jan 3, 2015
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Hi, Could you please follow these steps:

Step 1: Run CMD as admininstrator.

Step 2 Type 'powercfg-energy' without the quotation marks.

Step 3 It should save a log in the C:\windows\system32 (Just type 'HTML' into the search bar)

Step 4 Move this log onto the desktop.

You should be able to now open the log. What is in the Warnings and Errors?


Edit: Sorry did not see that you were on ubuntu.
 

Hamperking68

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Jan 3, 2015
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Hi, Could you please follow these steps:

Step 1: Run CMD as admininstrator.

Step 2 Type 'powercfg-energy' without the quotation marks.

Step 3 It should save a log in the C:\windows\system32 (Just type 'HTML' into the search bar)

Step 4 Move this log onto the desktop.

You should be able to now open the log. What is in the Warnings and Errors?


Edit: Sorry did not see that you were on ubuntu.
 
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