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HP Envy notebook 13-ab008a/i5 8GB RAM, 512 GB SSD
Microsoft Windows 10 (32-bit)

My HP Envy Notebook purchased March 2017 has stopped charging.  I have tried a colleagues charger but with no success so it seems it is a notebook problem.  When the charging cable is plugged in the white light next to the port illuminates for 5 seconds and then goes off.  Any ideas what the problem might be?

Thanks   

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@Andy126 Welcome to HP Community!

I have a few steps listed below that should help you resolve this concern:

Unplug the charge, Turn off the laptop and turn it back on after 30mins.

Reinstalled Microsoft ACPI-Compliant Control Method Battery under device manager:

1) In the search box, type and open “Device Manager”.

2) Expand “Batteries”.

3) Right-click the "Microsoft ACPI-Compliant Control Method Battery" that is listed there.

4) Click on “Uninstall”.

5) At the prompt put a check in the box to remove the current driver

6) Shutdown the computer.

7) Remove the battery for a minute and then put it back in.

8 - When the computer comes back up it should automatically find the driver.

9) Go to Device Manager.

10) Expand Batteries.

11) Right-click the "Microsoft ACPI-Compliant Control Method Battery" that is listed there.

12) Click "Search automatically for updated driver software"

Do the same thing with Microsoft ACPI-Compliant Embedded Controller.

 

If the issue persists check this link: Click here and also, run a battery and adapter test using the steps mentioned in this link: Click here

 

Let me know how that pans out,

If you feel I was helpful, simply click on Accept as Solution to help the community grow,

That said, I will have someone follow-up on this to ensure you've been helped,

Just in case you don't get back to us within 24 - 48hrs, and have a good day, ahead.

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