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HP Battery Drain very very fast!

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HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop 15-dk0xxx
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)
HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop 15-Dk0xxx
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-Bit)


I have a less than 5months old laptop, the battery charges to 100% when on and plugged in.  But this only last like 2 hours, or max 2.5hours. Even I just opened using words and watch clips on Youtube!

 

I am frustrated about this, as it is not easing me but make me trouble to look for power supply when I am not working from home or workstation!

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@ariesmartin 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.

Reinstall 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. (Skip this step if you have a non removable battery)

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, run a battery and adapter test using the steps mentioned in this link: Click here

 

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