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T420s discharging battery while power off

Hi!
I have T420s with ID: 417173G. There is a problem: when machine is fully power off (not hybernate or sleep mode), main battery is discharged -35% after 72 hours. Does it's a normal?

 

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Re: T420s discharging battery while power off

Do you have a fingerprint reader?
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Re: T420s discharging battery while power off

Check the global setting in the powermanager, whether "Activate USB permanently" is marked. - Disable it.

 

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Re: T420s discharging battery while power off

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ColonelONeill wrote:
Do you have a fingerprint reader?

Yes. And green light is on, when power off. But -35% for green LED?!

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Re: T420s discharging battery while power off


Mornsgrans wrote:

Check the global setting in the powermanager, whether "Activate USB permanently" is marked. - Disable it.

 


"Disabled" always - not needed for me...

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Re: T420s discharging battery while power off

Hi Cactus,

Did you finally get the response to this and found how to fix the problem?
I have the same, also no permanent USB and rolled off all biometrics, but still the same -it looses about 20% a day