12-17-2015 09:17 AM
I have a G580 laptop and I recently discovered that my laptop is not charging. It is remaing at 19% and an icon appears saying "plugged in, not charging". I have also checked the Energy Management and it says that my battery is in mamimum battery life. Is there a problem with the battrey?
12-17-2015 11:57 AM
Hi JessicaB ,
Welcome to the Community Forums.
Steps that you can try as follows:
1. Power drain.
turn off pc , remove the battery (page 13) and unplug the ac adapter . press the power button for 15 seconds
Place back battery and turn on .
Reset BIOS default
Turn off system and press novo button (number 5 page 3) ,
Choose BIOS set up and F9 to load defaults F10 save and exit .
2. Set power option to maximum performance check if it would charge past 17% else proceed with the next step.
3. Search for energy manager and check Energy Management or Onekey Optimizer for Battery settings
Optimize for Battery runtime / Maximum Battery life .
If same issue
5. Uninstall Energy manager from contol panel , Programs and features
Start button Picture of the Start button, clicking Control Panel, clicking Programs, and then clicking Programs and Features. (you may also do a search on programs and features .
Check if it's charging after removing lenovo Energy manager. Then just install a fresh copy
If you have the same issue after those steps ,
Have us updated on how it goes.