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Old Sep 16, 2012, 07:24 AM   #1
mba123
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Charger light not on

Over the past few weeks I've noticed a couple of times when the MBA is fully charged but the magsafe light is off.

As soon as i disconnect & re-connect it goes green.

Is this on purpose i.e. after a period of full capacity, in order not to burn the bulb it goes off?

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Old Sep 16, 2012, 07:48 AM   #2
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Most possibly it's the lights fault. My orange light used to flicker like that and then it died completely, so I have to rely on the battery charge indicator to check if the charger really works. Got used to it.
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Old Sep 16, 2012, 09:33 AM   #3
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I think it turns off when it's at the complete max. Don't let it bother you. Nothing is wrong, mine does the same and with my last macbook.
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