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In Gnome Shell, I am charging my battery but it won't go past 91% at the most. It sometimes gets stuck at 90 as well. Its very annoying and I want to know if there is a fix for this...

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Can you charge the batter to full using another desktop session (e.g. Unity/Unity2D)? –  Aaron Nov 14 '11 at 1:11
    
It always charged to full on Unity. –  Jordan Nov 16 '11 at 2:51
    
UPDATE - After going back to Unity, that too says its stuck below 100%. And everytime I turn off and on my computer, the percentage keeps getting less and less. –  Jordan Nov 16 '11 at 18:06
    
I don't think this has anything to do with the desktop session you are using. There is something wrong with your battery, so I would recommend buying a new battery. –  Aaron Nov 17 '11 at 1:13
    
This question appears to be abandoned and unanswered, could you perhaps add more detail to your question? If you are experiencing a similar issue please ask a new question with details pertaining to your problem. If you feel this question is not abandoned, then please flag explaining that (as well as editing your question with any details you have). –  jrg Jan 25 '12 at 22:52
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This is a problem with your battery. Your battery has either stopped functioning properly or has reached the end of its life. You should buy a new battery.

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