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I am getting a message "PLUGGED IN BUT NOT CHARGING " LENEVO B560

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Hi I have bought  new  Lenevo  B560 laptop , I have  used  it  for only  4 days  till now  .  Im a Getting  a message  near  battery icon PLUGGED IN but NOT CHARGING  should  i take  it  back to  the shop from where I Bought it to repair it  and also  my  laptop  is  under  warranty  . ADMIN what do you  suggest    me  to  do .  Could  anybody Please  help  me how to  resolve this ? The First day  I had  kept it  for charging  for 6 hours as  per the  Lenevo  merchandiser  . But  these  days my battery  level is  75% after plugging  in  to  the  power.  ITS not  even decreasing  nor Increasing  the  battery level  .

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Re: I am getting a message "PLUGGED IN BUT NOT CHARGING " LENEVO B560

Check the setting in Lenovo Energy Management.

It may be set to prolong battery life, which will only
charge to around 80%.
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Re: I am getting a message "PLUGGED IN BUT NOT CHARGING " LENEVO B560

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Hi ashriandsouza66,

As Duck3 said, Lenovo Energy management controls the battery charging to for better battery life.

Check out this article for more info if you would like to do a full charge instead.

Z570 - Plugged in but not charging status message


Hope this helps.




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