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Windows 7: Laptop says consider replacing your battery?

17 Mar 2014   #1
quicqsolution

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1
 
 
Laptop says consider replacing your battery?

As title says "consider replacing your battery"

From last 2 days when i installed a new windows 7 i am encountering a problem with my battery.

The battery icon at the right hand side bottom displays a cross sign on it which also says "Plugged in Charging, consider replacing your battery"


Before installing the windows my battery was working perfectly with approximately 1 hour backup....really cant understand what went wrong suddenly and now i am getting this warning.


Anyone encountered the same issue or is there any measures to be taken to rectify this ??
Your answers/suggestions are highly appreciated and i would be very thankful..


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17 Mar 2014   #2
linnemeyerhere

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

In the bios or boot menu look for a battery reset or conditioning feature. It takes a good long time but this can make the lappy and it's battery realign it's discharge meter and give you back a true reading.
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19 Mar 2014   #3
ReaperWarLord

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

it will be saying this because your battery is not performing the way it should eg:it discharges too fast
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19 Mar 2014   #4
badger906

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, & Mac OS X 10.9.2
 
 

working perfectly with 1 hour battery!?!? anything short of 6 hours and id be looking to replace mine! I get 8 to 10 from my mac!
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