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timm01
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HP ENVY Laptop - 17-cg0511na wont boot without battery installed

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HP ENVY Laptop - 17-cg0511na
Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit)

I want to use laptop purely as a desktop.But the machine will not boot wth the battery uninstalled.

Anyone have ideas?

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iomare
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Hi,

Modern notebooks no longer have CMOS battery and the little power needed is taken from battery in notebook.

 

Personally, I would just leave the battery in and keep the ac adapter attached, The battery will stop charging when full and will only start charging again once it falls below a certain threshold.

I usually do not worry too much about the battery and just replace it every 18-24 months on devices i carry around, and much more on devices i keep constantly attached to external power.

 

Hope it helps,

David

 

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