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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.
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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?


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Does it charge to 100 when laptop is shutdown?
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Contact Dell your battery is dead or faulty.
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have you installed the Thinkvantage power manager?
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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 and search using the product number then go to Software and Drivers and look for BIOS. Cheers!
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What make and model laptop please?
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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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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 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. If this helps, please hit that Thumbs Up, and Accept as Solution. Cheers,TechSurge.
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Some reading and testing for you

Why is my Laptop battery not charging? – updates

Laptop Battery Not Charging | PCWorld

The common method is:
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A:Battery not charging, message says "Battery has experienced permanent failure"

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.
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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

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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.

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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

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

Toshiba Laptop Battery Problems |

Thank you.
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A:Battery Not Charging!

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A:Battery only charging to 60%

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A:battery not charging

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A:Battery is Not Charging

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A:Battery not Charging

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:
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A:battery charging

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A:Battery Charging

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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:

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!!
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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

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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
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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
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Is the new battery a new OEM Dell battery, or a third party battery?
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Battery Not Charging
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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.

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Power Efficiency Diagnostics Report[2]=Power Management
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A:Battery Not Charging

You can try to Press F2 button at the power up and run a Battery test.If the test passes it may mean that the Battery is OK. For a BIOS update, try to check the same for windows 8.1 and see if there is an update available.The OS would not matter as long as it is a BIOS update as these are made for all the supported OS versions.
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A:battery not charging

Use your warranty. Send it back.
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Hi @Weisman2,Welcome to the HP Support Forums! It is a great place to find the help you need, from other users, HP experts, and other support personnel. I understand you are having an issue with the battery. I will be glad to help you.Please post the full product number and operating system in use on your computer. See the following, if you need help with that information.How Do I Find My Model Number or Product Number?Is the Windows Version on My Computer 32-bit or 64-bit?Please get back to me with above information, so I can help you better.
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A:WIN 10 & battery not charging

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