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Old Nov 9, 2013, 09:47 AM   #1
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MBA 13" - Battery drains quick not using.....

For example, lost maybe 30% overnight(8 hours).

Today , lost 6% over 3 hours.

Lid closed , nothing running.

I even looked at the console log and saw no activity from 17:30am today until 10:30am today (when I opened the lid)

Running latest version of Mavericks...

Any ideas ?


TIA.
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Old Nov 9, 2013, 10:31 AM   #2
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For example, lost maybe 30% overnight(8 hours).

Today , lost 6% over 3 hours.

Lid closed , nothing running.

I even looked at the console log and saw no activity from 17:30am today until 10:30am today (when I opened the lid)

Running latest version of Mavericks...

Any ideas ?


TIA.

Same thing happened to me last night. I saw that my air was fully charged, so I unplugged it. This morning, it's got 70% charge.

I realized this may be because I had a usb kvm switch plugged in. It probably drew power from that.
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Old Nov 9, 2013, 11:14 AM   #3
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Same thing happened to me last night. I saw that my air was fully charged, so I unplugged it. This morning, it's got 70% charge.

I realized this may be because I had a usb kvm switch plugged in. It probably drew power from that.
My guess is still bugs with certain apps I must have and Mavericks....
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Old Nov 9, 2013, 04:45 PM   #4
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My guess is still bugs with certain apps I must have and Mavericks....
Got Power Nap enabled? if so, your battery will drain like that. Happened to me on ML too. 8 hours ~ 30% battery loss.
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