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Q: Samsung Notebook Battery Won't Power Notebook

My wife has a two-year-old Samsung notebook. Recently when she unplugged it the machine cut off, even though the battery said 79% charged (it wouldn't charge any further). I figured that the battery was bad so I bought another one from Amazon.

This one charges to 100% percent and does exactly the same thing. I'm perplexed but think there's something going on with the motherboard that won't let it use battery juice, even if Windows 8.1 says it's 100% charged.

I've tried the hold the power button down for 1 min with the battery out trick to no avail.

Any ideas? I'm stumped and think I might need to get her another notebook.

Thanks, Robert

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This might be fixable through the OS or it might be peculiar to my notebook (ASUS G74SX).

I am seeing my notebook while on the battery just shutting off as its power level reaches a certain threshold. There is no forced entry into a sleep or hibernate mode as a user would want. It's an abnormal shutdown.

Moreover, the shutoff is occurring at something like 20% power level.

Do I need another application to watch battery power or to do a better job of managing a forced entry to sleep or hibernate?

It seems like it was properly going to sleep mode before but this has changed.

One other complication: ASUS bundles its own applications and utilities. One of these is the power management control panel utility called Power4Gear Entertainment.

I have never really understood why ASUS provides this if the MS Win 7 environment has profiles too. Should I uninstall this ASUS extra?

A:Power Management Setup: Notebook on Battery Just Shutting Off

Hello mavi you wrote this
It seems like it was properly going to sleep mode before but this has changed.

Now you could try a scannow for corrupted files SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

I am also wondering if you have done any malware scans because if it was working and now has left you with this. Try the sfc first then these


http://www.superantispyware.com/

http://www.malwarebytes.org/products/malwarebytes_free/

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/adwcleaner/ < download from bleeping computer

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http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Boot-and-Lockup/Notebook-wont-power-up-battery-led-blinks-white-amp-amber/td-p/5819632
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Read here for instructions.

What it fixes:

Period of time before the computer goes to sleep is set too long

Screen saver is used instead of setting the computer to enter sleep mode

Display brightness is set too high

Power plan is not set to the most efficient power plan

Wireless adaptor in not optimized for power saving

Minimum processor state is set too high

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A:Laptop/Notebook Users - Battery Life And Power Consumption Fix From Microsoft

flavallee said:


Read here for instructions.

What it fixes:

Period of time before the computer goes to sleep is set too long

Screen saver is used instead of setting the computer to enter sleep mode

Display brightness is set too high

Power plan is not set to the most efficient power plan

Wireless adaptor in not optimized for power saving

Minimum processor state is set too high

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My laptop (Dell Inspiron 1501) runs XP Home SP3 and this is what I got at the link provided.

We're sorry, but your operating system is not supported by Microsoft Fix it at this time.Click to expand...

Any idea what that is about? Perhaps my Firewall (Comodo)? No popup from it.

Not a biggie for me as I'm somewhat skeptical of anything automatic MS comes out with. But I am curious as to why my system is not supported by MS Fix.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/laptop-notebook-users-battery-life-and-power-consumption-fix-from-microsoft.1007555/
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Thanks...
 

A:Notebook with Samsung DDR2

what does DDR2 represent?
 

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A:Windows 7 VGA drivers on a Samsung notebook

Here is the ATI driver page and their explanation of why they don't have a Win 7 driver for it, basically the older cards/chips only support DX9 so they have chosen not to update past Vista.> http://support.amd.com/us/gpudownloa...4&lang=English

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A:Drivers for Samsung notebook np300v3a

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A:Solved: Samsung notebook drive space

Yes, you are correct, but I would check with the OEM (Samsung) and/or the place you bought it.
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Quote: Originally Posted by PatrickCeci


So, whenever I turn on my computer, it tells me a port in my computer has malfunctioned. This is my webcam. I have NO idea how to fix this, since it's built in, and It doesn't detect my webcam.

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A:notebook battery

normally from my experience, the way the laptop will work is that it always uses the battery and when you plug in the adapter this just charges your battery as you use it!
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I have a HP Pavilion zv5434rs notebook.

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A:HP notebook battery problem

That's an older model notebook, you could attempt to call into hp and see if someone there will run a "battery Diagnostic" test. IF your out of warranty.... they might want to charge you. Dont pay for it.

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A:HP 530 Notebook cuts out on battery

Unfortunately batteries don't last forever. If you have recently bought this laptop then you may be able to do something under its warranty. If it is a few years old or out of warranty then you can buy a replacement battery.

Once they go they go, sadly.
 

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A:MAH Level on notebook battery

Somewhat longer run time depending on the difference.
 

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A:can notebook pc function without a battery?

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A:Notebook Battery Madness

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A:Notebook Battery Problem

Not uncommon, the early symptoms should have been heeded.

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Simply don't use the 6 cell. If you really need a back-up, buy another 12 cell.
 

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A:Notebook crashes while on battery

Welcome to Seven Forums palmygav.

Does sound like a bad battery.
Have you made sure the interior battery connector is clean and not blocked?
Do you know someone that you can borrow a battery from for testing?
If not, then you can either take or send it for testing, or replace the battery.


Other issues.
Go to your laptop support page and load the bluetooth driver, appears that there isn't one.

System Events Log, for reference:

Code:
Event[374]:
Log Name: System
Source: volsnap
Date: 2012-02-01T22:05:09.294
Event ID: 14
Task: N/A
Level: Error
Opcode: N/A
Keyword: Classic
User: N/A
User Name: N/A
Computer: Gavin-Laptop
Description:
The shadow copies of volume C: were aborted because of an IO failure on volume C:.

Code:
Event[809]:
Log Name: System
Source: Service Control Manager
Date: 2012-02-01T15:29:51.244
Event ID: 7031
Task: N/A
Level: Error
Opcode: N/A
Keyword: Classic
User: N/A
User Name: N/A
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Description:
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A:Help my notebook battery status changes to ---%

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A:need a replacement for my notebook battery

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A:Notebook Battery Question

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A:Solved: Notebook Battery Question

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A:Determining proper notebook battery

The higher capacity battery (6450 mAh) was an optional extra on that model, not a standard choice according to the sales sheet.

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I would use a paper bag. The charge will decrease over time anyhow - even it it is not used. But I never heard of the 100/50 rule.

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A:Notebook Shuts-Off Without Warning when battery is low (Dv6)

Hi Drummer89,  do you have HP support assistant installed on your laptop? If so, perform the following steps"Open HP Support AssistantClick "Troubleshoot"Click "Power, Thermal and Mechanical"Click the "Power" tabClick "Battery Check" in the Resources section.It may be your battery is out of "sync" with your laptop. If you don't have HP Support assistant installed, click start>help. and type Battery, or calibrate battery. Please let me know if this helps. 




______________________________________________________________________________ProBook 4710S, Win 10 Pro 32 bit, T6570 @ 2.1Ghz, 320GB, 3GB, ATI Mobility HD 4330Elitebook 840 G1 Win 7 Enterprise x64HP Stream 7 Tablet Windows 10 Home

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~Syl
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dell-notebook-lo-ion-battery-diagnostics.603640/
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A:Notebook battery not charging when switched on

Try this: In a Elevated COmmand Prompt enter
powercfg -restoredefaultschemes

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A:Battery- HP Pavilion g6-2399sa Notebook PC

 Hi, http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c03593126 6 cell, 55-Whr, 2.55-Ah Li-ion battery 593554-001 6 cell, 47-Whr, 2.20-Ah Li-ion battery 593553-001

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https://www.google.co.in/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&espv=2&ie=UTF-8#q=hp%20service%20center... You can tell them that the hinges are loose 




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A:HP Pavilion 15-N214TX Notebook Battery Issues

Perhaps, the manufactures has shipped you faulty battery. Consider placing an RMA order as it's still in warranty.

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Hello 4thgo. Welcome to the Forum.

Please clarify:
The battery charges, but Windows & BB says it doesn't.
The battery does not charge, but Windows & BB says it does.

Is this the original battery and original power supply (charger)?

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