magsafe 2

  1. DogHouseDub

    Charging solution for older MacBook Pro

    Wanted to share that the combination of: Satechi 108W USB-C charger plus USB-C to MagSafe cable charges my 2015 MacBook Pro like a champ. I was previously unsuccessful with a 45W Anker USB-C charger. Since the cable is what always fails (for me) on the Apple charger this is an ideal...
  2. N

    Magsafe 2 45w charger stops working in Spain

    So here's a long running mystery I've faced. For several years now my Macbook Air charges perfectly in Russia. Yet every year when i go to Spain I have problems. At first it charges. Then some days it charges, but others it doesn't. Eventually it just stops charging altogether. I return to...
  3. N

    Magsafe Power delay.

    Hi everyone, Has the time come to say bb to my Magsafe 2? After I connect it after 1-10-hr breaks, the indicator won’t show any lights for 10-70 seconds. After I connected my rMBP to another Magsafe at a shop, the shop’s indicator switched on immediately. So did my old adaptor when I...
  4. S

    Replacing 60W Magsafe 2 Power Adapter

    I've been checking eBay for replacement Magsafe 2 adapters (MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Early 2015) and realize most of the advertised, bargain-priced adapters are counterfeit. However, I am seeing some, also at relatively low prices, advertised as "Brand New in Sealed Box", with images...
  5. engseng

    Can I use my 2013 MacBook Pro power extension cable for my 2017 MacBook Pro?

    My late-2013 MacBook Pro that uses the 85W MagSafe 2 power adapter comes with a power adapter extension cable. However my 2017 MacBook Pro doesn't have the extension cable for 87W USB-C power adapter, just the electrical plughead. Are there any issues if I use the 85W MagSafe 2 power adapter...
  6. M

    Magsafe 2 to USB

    Hello! I've been searching around for a Magsafe 2 to usb dongle type device but I can't for the life of me find one. They all seem to be Magsafe female to usb c for the new macbooks. However, I have an early 2015 13 inch macbook pro. What I believe I need is a usb male (to connect to my portable...
  7. amelieocn

    Help please ! MagSafe 2 not working

    Hello everyone, Recently my MagSafe 2 charger has stopped working. As the cable isn't frayed and nothing else seems to be damaged, I was wondering if it could be linked to this white piece missing (see picture attached). My charger stopped working a couple days after that white piece fell off...
  8. Steffdl

    Macbook pro not charging.

    Hello, Yesterday I wanted to charge my MB pro late 2015 and while connecting it gave off a spark. But today when i charged it, everything was working fine. I used my mb for a couple of hours and then shut it off but now it won't charge up at al.. I cleaned the ports, reset pram etc.. The...
  9. D

    Alternative to MagSafe

    This was posted earlier by someone, but a lot of people are talking about wanting a MagSafe alternative for the new Macbook Pro so I figured I would share a link to a kickstarter that I backed. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/436147229/snapnator-your-macbook-snap-feature-is-back Fairly...
  10. Jessemedcalf

    Macbook stops charging after 1 minute

    #1 My MacBook Air has suddenly stopped charging properly. When I plug in the charger, the light goes on, green at first for about 2 seconds, then to orange as per normal. However, after about 1 minute, the light goes off and it stops charging. If I unplug the charger at the wall and plug it back...
  11. Jessemedcalf

    Macbook stops charging after 1 minute

    My MacBook Air has suddenly stopped charging properly. When I plug in the charger, the light goes on, green at first for about 2 seconds, then to orange as per normal. However, after about 1 minute, the light goes off and it stops charging. If I unplug the charger at the wall and plug it back...
  12. BigMcGuire

    Anker to Macbook Air 11 (Early 2015)

    I have purchased an Anker PowerCore+ 26,800 mAh battery. Amazon Link - I have a Macbook Air 11 (Early 2015). I realize that the Macbook is USB C however I am wondering if there is anyway to find a USB to MagSafe 2 cable or find some way to use this Anker brick to power my Macbook Air when I am...
  13. M

    Charger BLEW UP! Retina Macbook Pro MagSafe 2

    I purchased my rMBP a Year ago and Yesterday after charging a few moments later I heard a Popping sound as if something had blown up. There was a faint smoke smell but i didn't suspect it to be the charger . When i plugged in the charger later on it was DEAD. There are no signs on the charger...