macbook power icon problem

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by MSD401, Jul 21, 2010.

  1. MSD401 macrumors 6502

    MSD401

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    trying to fix a friends macbook... the power icon shows the power adapter is plugged in and not charging but its not plugged in and running on battery power...

    tried removing the icon..doesnt work
    coconut battery also reports the laptop as plugged in...

    any ideas?
     
  2. vasanth4u macrumors member

    vasanth4u

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    Jun 29, 2008
    #2

    Tried to Remove the adapter and the battery and press and hold power button for 10 seconds . and then turn on only with the adapter and check .

    --If the same

    --Try to check the Cycle Count and ful charge Capacity of the battery.
    --Try to calibrate the battery .
     

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