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T410 (Windows 10) - Battery Not Charging Above 74%

Q: T410 (Windows 10) - Battery Not Charging Above 74%

Good afternoon all nbsp While I have researched the heck out of this issue I have not been able to come up with anything useful I have been having this ongoing problem with my Lenovo 10) Above T410 Battery - (Windows 74% Not Charging T laptop and the battery charging above Sometimes the charging light will turn amber sometimes it will stay green with a random quick flash here and there I'm trying T410 (Windows 10) - Battery Not Charging Above 74% to determine for a fact if the battery I have is not functioning or if it's something else T410 (Windows 10) - Battery Not Charging Above 74% causing it Below are the steps I've taken to troubleshoot nbsp Completely discharged battery and recharged with laptop off Reseated battery and attempted to remove dust from battery connection port Checked Windows registry for settings regarding charging actions at certain percentages This was initially upgraded to Win - Fully remove Lenovo Power Manager from machine Verify using HWInfo that it appears the battery health is good can provide image if requested Completely reformatted and fresh installed Windows There may be a step or two I have forgotten but if someone asks I'll let you know if I did it or not I would love to get this fixed as the laptop serves my purposes other than having a fully charged battery If there's a surefire way to know factually if it's the battery then I'll go ahead and replace it Thanks all

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A: T410 (Windows 10) - Battery Not Charging Above 74%

Have you tried recalibrating the battery? Open Lenovo Power Manager -> switch to advanced -> Battery -> Battery Maintenance -> Perform Reset. It will take a lot of time to complete, don't remove AC power while this is running. Let it run while you are sleeping or something similar so that you won't have to interrupt the process.

https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-T400-T500-and-newer-T/T410-Windows-10-Battery-Not-Charging-Above-74/td-p/3373420
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https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-T400-T500-and-newer-T/Lenovo-T410-Battery-Plugged-in-and-Not-Charging/td-p/3355260
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https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-T400-T500-and-newer-T/Lenovo-T410-Battery-Plugged-in-and-Not-Charging/td-p/3413116
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No.  It is a different shape

https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-T400-T500-and-newer-T/Can-I-use-Battery-from-Lenovo-ThinkPad-T410-in-T400/td-p/3316561
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HELP!!!
 

A:CPU runs at 100% when charging laptop battery, when not charging its fine. HELP!!!

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I have been in the process of making my laptop, a Lenovo Thinkpad T410, a much better device to use. While I've been having HDD issues, my main issue right now is the battery that I had purchased. With the IBM Power Manager software, the battery is listed as a Sanyo 42T4710. It is a 9 cell battery and I will provide any other information you need.

When I had first purchased the device, after charging for awhile the battery icon on the laptop would begin to flash amber. It will not charge to 100%, and usually stops at 96%. With the battery manager, the charge threshold is set to "Always Full Charge (Start when below 96% and end at 100%). I tried to run the battery gauge reset option, however the laptop permanently stayed at 96% and never discharged lower than that.

Are there any recommendations that you can make for what I should do with the battery?

Thanks!

A:Lenovo Thinkpad T410: Bought a different battery, issues reporting %

Does it charge to 100 when laptop is shutdown?

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/372204-lenovo-thinkpad-t410-bought-different-battery-issues-reporting.html
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A:60% battery not charging windows 10 64 bit

Open Lenovo Settings, choose power and then disable conservation mode

https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-B-and-G-Series-Notebooks/60-battery-not-charging-windows-10-64-bit/td-p/3303720
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A:Battery Not charging even though windows says it is..

Contact Dell your battery is dead or faulty.

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A:Plugged in, not charging battery after Windows 7/b...

have you installed the Thinkvantage power manager?
 
Also, if you left the laptop off, and charge the battery when it is off, does it work?

https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-L-R-and-SL-series/Plugged-in-not-charging-battery-after-Windows-7-bios-upgrade/td-p/218278
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A:Battery Stops Charging in Windows 7

Is the battery fully charged? On my laptop, if my battery needs to be charged and I connect to A/C, it will charge and when it's full, the battery icon has an X over it. If my battery is good, and I'm connected to A/C (for instance, resuming from sleep), it shows fully charged with no X.

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A:HP Envy Battery Problems - not charging when on, charging fu...

Hello HowfenClaret, Welcome to the HP Forums, I hope you enjoy your experience! To help you get the most out of the HP Forums I would like to direct your attention to the HP Forums Guide First Time Here? Learn How to Post and More. I would encourage you to post your product number for your computer. I am linking an HP Support document below that will show you how to find your product number. As well, if you could indicate which operating system you are using. And whether your operating system is 32-bit or 64-bit as with this and the product number we can provide you with accurate information. How Do I Find My Model Number or Product Number?Which Windows operating system am I running?Is the Windows Version on My Computer 32-bit or 64-bit? Please re-post with the requested information and I would be happy to provide you with assistance. Thank you for posting on the HP Forums. Have a great day!

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A:windows 10 update prevents battery from charging

djreth wrote:This week (August 8) there was a Windows 10 update.  It has impacted the Envy's drivers and the even though the laptop is plugged in, the battery is not charging.  Is there a fix?Hi, Follow the steps carefully: Go to Device Manager and look for BatteryDouble click or expand the BatteryRight click on Microsoft ACPI-compliant control method battery and uninstall itTurn the computer off completely by pressing and holding the power button down for 5 secondsUnplug the charge and check if you could unplug the battery as wellPress and hold the power button for 15 secondsPlug in the batteryPlug in the chargerTurn the computer back on and check if the charging change status If not then download the latest Bios update from HP's website http://support.hp.com/ and search using the product number then go to Software and Drivers and look for BIOS. Cheers!

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A:battery charging icon missing on laptop windows 7

Hi,

What make and model laptop please?

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/battery-charging-icon-missing-on-laptop-windows-7-a-910114.html
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A:Battery charging stop at 33% on my Asus laptop with windows 7

Hi welcome to the forum
Do you know anyone that has the same laptop that you could try their battery. Sounds to me the battery is going bad. Two years on a battery is about the lifetime for it.

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A:battery charging icon missing on laptop windows 7

Sorry, I'm a bit confused. Not sure if Machine # 1 or Machine # 2 is having the icon issue. Whichever machine isn't showing the icon ... try rebuilding the icon cache.

Icon Cache - Rebuild

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A:Battery check Unknown 93 status, Battery not charging, stuck...

Hey @EnigmaDimirti, Welcome to the forums. I'm here to help. I would strongly suggest Testing and Calibrating the Battery. Should that not solve the issue, I would suggest calling in for support to see about replacing the battery, as it should not be displaying "no battery is pluged in" when you run a battery check. Please use the following http://www.hp.com/contacthp and create a case for your issue and contact HP. If you live outside the US/Canada, please click the link below to get the contact information for your region.http://www8.hp.com/us/en/contact-hp/ww-phone-assist.html If this helps, please hit that Thumbs Up, and Accept as Solution. Cheers,TechSurge.

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Some reading and testing for you

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HelloHP EliteBook 840 G2The indicator shows: Battery plugged in, chargingbut really the battery not charging - bar doesn't movePlease help, what to do?

A:Battery plugged in, charging - but really not charging

Dear Customer,Welcome and Thank You for posting your query on HP Support ForumIt looks like your Notebook is not charging the Battery, We will surely assist you with this issuePlease perform below shown steps to resolve the issue:Step 01. Click on the Start ButtonStep 02. Type "Device Manager" in the start search box & open the Device ManagerStep 03. Look for Batteries and expand it by click on the + symbol on the leftStep 04. Right Click on "Microsoft ACPI Compliant Control Method Battery" & uninstallNote: This Battery driver will get re-installed automatically when you restart the Notebook againStep 05. Please Shutdown the NotebookStep 06. Please remove the Battery and unplug the Power AdapterStep 07. Press and Hold the Power Button for full 1 MinuteStep 08. Go ahead and put back the Battery and connect the Power AdapterStep 09. Look for "Plugged In Charging" message on the Battery iconAfter performing all the steps if you are facing the same issue still, please perform three more steps:1. Run a Battery Check in HP Support Assistant[Install the Software if it's not available]Note: Replace the Battery If Health Check Status shows Replace2. Update the latest BIOS for your Notebook from HP Support Site3. Please check your Notebook with a known good Power Adapter & Battery from a different NotebookNote: If a known good battery is also not charging we need to replace the system boardHow to improve the life of a Battery:1. It is not advisable to use the Notebook when the Power Adapter is connected2. It is not advisable to keep the Power Adapter plugged in even after the Battery is fully charged3. You need to let the battery drain completely before charging again4. Power Plan should be set correctly for extended battery life5. Please keep the Screen Brightness at lower level6. Please turn OFF Wi-Fi Connection when not in use7. Please remove the CD/DVD's from the Optical Drive when not in useTesting and Calibrating the Battery (Windows 8)http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03325217Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again**Click the KUDOS star on left to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem.Thank You,K N R KAlthough I am an HP employee, I am speaking for myself and not for HP

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A:Sony Vaio Laptop Battery Replacement Windows 7 (Plugged in, not charging)

Is this new battery a SONY battery?
If NOT, I would take it back to where you got it, get your money and get a REALLY Sony battery.

All I can find at http://esupport.sony.com/US/perl/swu-list.pl?mdl=VGN-FZ180E&region_id=1 is Vista, no Windows 7 support.

Did you install a retail version of Windows 7 on a Vista machine?
 

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A:x240 - battery - plugged battery not charging

I have a very similar problem, how was yours fixed in the end?Someone please help, very frustrating!

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A:Motherboard not charging battery or battery dead

Batteries are consumables... They should always be changed first if a charging problem appears
 

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A:Battery #1:1% available(plugged in,not charging) Battery #2:...

How old is the battery? You do not have a Battery #2 more than likely. That would be the optional modular battery not the regular main battery. 

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A:Battery not charging, message says "Battery has experienced permanent failure"

Hello SHUBHAMSINGH.ARARIA,
It's quite possible your battery did suffer a failure; the Lithium-Ion chemical reaction may (which produces electricity) have finally broken down.
First thing to try is to run Dell's diagnostics. When you first power it on, press F2 to run the ePSA Diagnostics & see if any failures occurred.
Have you tried powering the laptop on with the power cord and battery, then once it's loaded removing the power cord to see if it stays on?
Another thing to try: remove the power cord & battery from the laptop, then hold the power button down for about 10 seconds. Then reconnect the power cord, power it on, then reconnect the battery.
From here, once it's on, you can try removing the battery again to see if it stays powered on or leave the cord connected to see if the battery begins charging.

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A:Battery not charging

I get that message if the power cord isn't plugged in all the way or I have seen it when an incorrect power supply was used.
 

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A:Battery not charging

should be OK to use without a battery - I have used a sony this way for a while - BUT you do not want the battery to fully discharge as that will damage the battery, assuming it was not a glitch and the battery is not faulty anyway - How old is the Battery ?
If its been on 100% full charge all the time , that maybe the issue , depending on age of the laptop
 

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A:Battery not charging

Pull the battery from the laptop and plug in the power supply. You can use the laptop without the battery.

Contact Dell and see what they say about the battery.

I could be wrong, but from what I've read - a complete discharge is not good on those types of batteries and the longer that a battery stays discharged, the more damage is done.

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A:Battery Not Charging

Sometimes Windows says ¨battery no charge¨ but it?s a windows power state error, you could also try to update your BIOS first, also perform a Reset to your unit (remove adapter and battery then press and hold the power button for 30/60 seconds)

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A:battery not charging !!

Hi there @Rodgee,  Welcome to the HP Support Community where you can ask questions, find solutions and get help from others in the community! I wanted to reach out to you and help! I understand that your battery will not charge on your HP ENVY Notebook PC. You mentioned that you tried to uninstall and reinstall drivers and are not sure if it is an issue with the Battery of Windows Updates.  Please make sure that the AC adapter cable is not plugged into a power strip, surge protector, or secondary power source. It should be directly into a wall outlet.  There are a couple of documents that you can use to try and figure out where the issue is. The first one I would suggest is the Battery Does Not Power Notebook or Hold a Charge document. If your notebook computer battery will not hold a charge, you are best to follow the instructions in this document step by step to troubleshoot the battery and see if it needs to be replaced.  You can also use the Testing and Calibrating the Battery (Windows 8) document. This will help you to determine the condition of your battery.  Have you tried to use the HP Support Assistant to download drivers and updates? Here is a link to the HP Support Assistant if you need it. Just download and run the application and it will help with the software and drivers on your system that needs updating. Did this reply resolve your issue or answer your question? If yes, then please share the good news! Let others know this reply was helpful by clicking the Accept as Solution button. You can also show your appreciation by clicking the Thumbs Up. If you require further assistance, I would be more than happy to continue to help you. Please re-post with the results of the troubleshooting and include your Model Number (How Do I Find My Model Number or Product Number?). Thank you!Have a great day!

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A:Battery not charging

sound like your battery has died, will it not last anything more than a second or so? if so ur battery has gone, or the chip inside has had some misfunction

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A:battery not charging

Hi Jason,
Sorry to hear you're having problems. Try the link below, see if that helps:-

Toshiba Laptop Battery Problems | eHow.com

Thank you.

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A:battery not charging

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A:Battery Not Charging!

Two possibilities - bad charger or bad battery. Hope for a bad charger, when is relatively cheap to replace. The cost of notebook batteries are outrageous. Also, see if there is a break in the charger wire by rotating the wire. If the light goes off and on, it's a break.

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A:Battery only charging to 60%

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A:battery not charging

You sure that's the model? Google comes up with pretty much nothing for that.

How old is the laptop? Battery is probably just shot and needs replaced. It happens.

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A:Battery is Not Charging

Hi, This may be worth trying. First of all, shutdown the notebook, unplug the AC Adapter unplugged, remove the battery, and then hold down the Power button for a full minute. Now, plug in the AC Adapter and start the PC without the battery inserted, start the notebook, open windows Control Panel, open Device Manager, expand the entry for Batteries, right click on and the Microsoft ACPI Compliant Control Method Battery and select Uninstall - do not uninstall anything else here.  When the uninstall is complete, shut the PC down, unplug the AC Adapter, re-insert the battery and then start the PC on just the battery.  Windows will automatically reinstall the driver - leave Windows running for a few minutes. Shutdown the PC again.  Now plug in the AC Adapter ( with the battery still inserted ) and start the PC to see if the battery now charges correctly. Best wishes, DP-K

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Prab. Power-on laptop then start tapping ESC. Go to System Diagnostics and run the battery test. REO

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If the system is under warranty, call Dell for repair.If not, first try a new OEM Dell AC adapter.  If that doesn't get the system to recognize the adapter, replace the DC power jack next:
<<blog.parts-people.com/2016/03/01/dell-inspiron-15-5559-p51f-004-dc-jack-removal-installation/>>
And if that doesn't do it, replace the mainboard.
Without a recognized AC adapter, the battery will not charge (though the system will run).

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Hi @hannanshaikh?,Thank you for visiting the HP Forums! A great place where you can find solutions for your issues with help from the community!I came across your post about the Notebook, and wanted to assist you! I have looked into your issue about your HP Pavilion 15-ab029TX Notebook and issues with the Battery. The light will show orange to indicate the Ac adapter is plugged in. Here is a link to your manual page 13 shows the light patterns.Please let me know how this goes.You can say thanks for trying to help by clicking the Thumbs Up below!.Thanks.

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A:Battery Charging

If it was only one or the other, I'd say it was the power jack soldered to the system board where the power module plugs into. Does the connection feel the same whether you plug in yours or the other? ie. plug nice and tight?

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I know this does not help right away, but back when I got my first laptop with XP it had the same issue. It was also an hp laptop and shortly after, meaning just a few days after getting it, HP had a workable patch for it. If I am not mistaken it was a bios update. So Hit the HP website and see what they got rollin for drivers and Bios update.

GL

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A:battery not charging

  
Quote: Originally Posted by jermyn


pls help..i upgraged my OS from vista to window 7 ultimate, after i did dat sucessfully i noticed my battery was not charging. it keeps saying pluggedin, not charging....pls help wat can i do



Hi Jermyn,
It could be that you will need to uninstall and reinstall the power management software which is located in device manager.
Try this:





Quote:
Click Start and type device in the search field, then select Device Manager .
Expand the Batteries category.
Under the Batteries category, right-click the Microsoft ACPI Compliant Control Method Battery listing, and select Uninstall .
WARNING: Do not remove the Microsoft AC Adapter driver or any other ACPI compliant driver!!
On the Device Manager task bar, click Scan for hardware changes
Windows will scan your computer for hardware that doesn't have drivers installed, and will install the drivers needed to manage your battery's power. The notebook should now indicate that the battery is charging.


I hope this helps!

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A:battery not charging

Those stupid HP batteries are half the cost of the mini and they die easily.

Overheat is the usual killer!

Go to device manager and double click on (batteries)

find the battery and click it

then right click it and uninstall

Shutdown mini

Remove power adapter then battery

reinsert battery then adapter

Turn on mini

wait a few if the battery icon does not show in system tray then

right click computer goto properties

click on (Action)

click (scan for hardware changes)

it should then find the battery

see if its charginng, if not reboot

Good luck

Brooklyn..

BTW dont leave the mini plugged in and sitting ontop of blankets or pillows.

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Hello,
 
Just started having problems with battery plugged in and not charging, battery charge holds 96% not sure if that is good or bad.
 
Was wondering if going to device manager and clicking on Or select uninstall ACPI and scan for hard ware changes if this would work.
 
Have not tried this method yet. And I have not tried unplugging and let battery drain yet see if that might help.
 
Not sure if anyone knows how to fix battery plugged in not charging issue here.
 
I have searched for forum bout this issue and found nothing.
 
I have windows 8 64 bit.
 
Any suggestions is worth the wait.
 
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A:Battery not charging

I had this problem once with my laptop, to fix the issue I looked around and found this method:
 
1: Plug in your laptop to a power source
2: Open Device Manager
3: Open the battery drop-down list and uninstall the ACPI Battery driver you talked about in your post
4: Remove your laptop's physical battery
5: After a few moments, put your battery back into your laptop
6: In Device Manager, check for hardware changes (Right click the battery drop-down list and click "Check for Hardware Changes") and the driver should reinstall
7: Your battery should then start to recharge
 
Unfortunately this is a temporary fix and the "Plugged in not charging" bug may continue to happen. Tell me what happens next and I hope it works for you!

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From the past few months my laptop never charged to 100%. I tried many option on the internet, ex: uninstalling battery software from device manager and many others. Then, when nothing worked, I bought a new battery, first week it worked fine, but now, when my laptop shows that its fully charged, I remove the power cord and the battery percent drops to 60%, and its getting lesser and lesser day by day, its the exact same problem like the first one!! please help, I use my laptop frequently and I need it to work properly asap.
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Thanks 

A:Battery not charging to 100%

Is the new battery a new OEM Dell battery, or a third party battery?

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I only ever use my laptop plugged in as the battery takes far too long to fully charge
 

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A:Battery Not Charging

Battery Not Charging
Issue RESOLVED!!
due to bad charging circuits on the motherboard.
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Quote: Originally Posted by shahab89


I have acer aspire 5551 , my laptop battery doesnt charges more then 91 % , what are the possible solutions for it ?


Welcome to Sevenforums,

You might want to fully drain the battery before, then plug it again on wire powered to let it charge 100%.

You can drain it faster if you're on a switchable graphics system by choosing the ATI Performance.

To evaluate to battery performance you can follow this tutorial:
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