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Battery not charging when the laptop is switched on

So I have an Acer aspire v3 571g running Ubuntu, but lately I have problem with the battery which is charging only when the computer is powered off, If I plug the charger when the laptop is on the ...
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Innergie 60C USB-C Adapter (charger) creates lag and kernel complains

I have this tiny 60W USB-C charger from Innergie and it does charge my Dell XPS 13 DE notebook with Ubuntu 18.04 on it. The problem is that it creates a lag every now and then so I fired up dmesg -w ...
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Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS Charging issue with dell latitude E5420

I have an older dell laptop that I put ubuntu on a while back and it's never charged properly since. It was a windows7 upgraded to w10 machine originally. It's fully up to date with bios updates. The ...
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How can I limit battery charging to 60% capacity?

I have an Asus ROG GL503 laptop, which came pre-installed with Asus Battery Health Charging software. This software gives me the option to limit my battery charging level to 60% to prolong the overall ...
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How can I set charge levels on ThinkBook

I want to set charge levels on my laptop - lenovo thinkbook 14s with Ubuntu 19.10. I tried installing tcp but it seems as it works only on thinkpads. I also tried tp smapi same results. Happy ...
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ASUS N552VW battery level stuck, not charging

Laptop Asus model N552VW. Ubuntu 19.10. The laptop works from AC for all 3 years of its usage (the battery is not unpluggable easily, so it stayed all the time). Problems Sometimes the battery level ...
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Battery not charging after installing Ubuntu 19

I dual booted my Windows 10 laptop with Ubuntu 19.10 and immediately after installation, when I restarted my laptop I detected that the laptop is not charging even though the battery is detected. Even ...
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Laptop charging via usb-c not working after moving to 19.10 (worked with 19.04, and 18.04)

USB-C still works for other uses, just not for charging. Any idea why it may be disabled now that I moved to 19.10? Thanks!
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Full brightness when plugging in the laptop charger on Kubuntu 19.10

I have Kubuntu 19.10 (Plasmashell 5.16.5) on a laptop. When I plug in the charger, it goes to full brightness. How can I change this behaviour so that it retains the same brightness, and I don't get ...
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PC running Ubuntu 18.04 automatically restarts right after shutdown

I have ASUS X550LD with Ubuntu 18.04 LTS installed. Problem is my PC starts automatically right after shut down. To fix the issue I visited couple of threads. One solution I found is disabling the ...
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Battery icon won't update quickly when I start charging

When I plug in the charger and my laptop starts charging, the battery icon won't update to a charging battery icon until after a few minutes. How can I fix it and make it change immediately? My ...
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How do I set battery full alert tone in ubuntu 18.04 to save battery wear out?

My battery has gone faulty for the third time now. Now I want to set an alarm when my battery charge reaches 90%, so that I can disconnect it. Can someone help me in setting that up?
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Ubuntu 18.04 shutdown and other power/charging problems

Quite new to Ubuntu/Linux and just installed 18.04 (Bionic) onto my Windows 10 Netbook. 32-bit EFI/BIOS and 64-bit System, used a workaround, but installation wasn't a problem. The Netbook will not ...
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Why won't my dell lattitude 5591 charge after installing ubuntu?

I bought a new Dell latitude 5591 and installed ubuntu on a 1 tb pcie m.2 drive. The laptop charged fine with the windows installation and also charges fine when the machine is turned off, but no ...
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New battery - wrong / missing status shown in ubuntu

I just replaced the battery for my notebook, the old one was 5.2Ah, the new one is 4.4Ah. Ubuntu does not show any usefull information (all values at 0 and power level at 100%). Is there any module i ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 Dell Inspiron 7380 charging issues

My new Dell 7380 does not charge through USB-type C. It works just when the PC is off... Is this a known issue on Ubuntu 18.04, or a hardware issue?
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USB-C Charging doesn't charge UP while suspended (i7-8565U Whisky Lake)

My HP Spectre X360 13 suspends fine now that I have installed the 4.19 kernel - but the thing is it doesn't charge UP while suspended. That's not to say it doesn't "charge" while suspended - it ...
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After most recent kernel update (4.15.0-44-generic) my tablet freezes whenever plugged into docking station

I performed the most recent kernel update on my Dell 5290 2-in-1 earlier today. But moments after I plug it into its docking station, the screen flickers, blanks and freezes. The only item left on ...
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Razer blade stealth 2018 ubuntu 18.04 charging bug

Running ubuntu 18.04 on a 2018 Razer Blade Stealth with thunderbolt charger. When I plug the charger in, it either doesn't recognize that I've plugged a charger in or the screen blanks and locks/...
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AC power adapter wattage and type cannot be determined - battery won't charge

I am currently living in Japan but using a Dell XPS 13 bought in the U.S but with a Swedish charger, I thus have to use a power converter in order to fit my charger into the Japanese plugs. In the ...
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Any linux OS shuts down once the AC adapter is plugged in

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on a 250 g4 Hp laptop, the OS runs perfectly when the charger isn't plugged in, once i connect the charger to the laptop, it shuts down. The same thing even happened when i ...
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Acer Swift 3 - Crazy fans when turned on while on AC

I've got a problem on my Acer Swift 3 (SF314-52G-5848 -- i5-8250U + GF MX150). Ever since installed Ubuntu 16.04 (then 17.04) (now Kubuntu 17.10) dual boot with Win 10, when I turn on the laptop (...
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System hangs when plugging in or unplugging charger

When I plug-in or unplug my charger on my MSI PE607Rd, Ubuntu freezes. How should I proceed?
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Thunderbolt 3 Charging not working

I recently dual booted Ubunutu 16.04 and Windows 10 on my Razer Blade Stealth 2016 and have the system working like a dream. The only problem is my laptop wont charge while using Ubuntu. It uses a ...
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Lubuntu says battery is “fully charged” at 92 percent

When I leave my laptop connected to the charger, Lubuntu said the battery was fully charged. But, at the same time it said the battery was 92 percent charged. The charge indicator on my laptop (...
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Ubuntu Server 16.10 & iOS devices recharge

When connecting an iPad Pro or an iPhone 7+ to an USB port (of an X99 mobo) the devices show "Not charging" next to the battery icon. I tried googling this question around and the only solution (the ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 not showing battery indicator

I recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 on my lenovo yoga 300 laptop. However, it is not showing battery indicator. In the setting>power, there also no battery option is available. It does not show any ...
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Ubuntu 16.04.1 Crash while charging

When I plug charger to Lenovo laptop system crash and shutdown. But when I plug the charger and restart it works fine.
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Laptop shutdown when I plug charger

I have Lenovo G50-45 and using Ubuntu 16.04.01 LTS but from the last 4-5 days I am facing some issue while charging sometime. When I plug the charging cord into laptop for system crash/shutdown ...
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Battery charging stuck at 60%

I have Lenovo Z500 laptop and recently migrated from Win7, where I used Lenovo utility to make the battery charge up to 60% (it said it would prolong its lifetime). But after installing Ubuntu the ...
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Low Battery Performance on Kubuntu 15.10

I have recently installed Kubuntu 15.10 on my Lenovo G50-70. But the pain is that it is giving extremely poor battery life. After full charging it to 100% it only gives me 45 minutes of battery backup ...
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How to make udev update battery status more often?

Ubuntu battery icon uses about 1-2 minutes before recognizing charger being plugged in or out. How to make the battery status update more often so that it recognizes the charger immediately. The ...
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How to charge my Ubuntu phone's battery off my Ubuntu laptop's battery?

When I plug my BQ Aquaris Ubuntu phone into my laptop running 14.04.3 LTS and shut down the laptop while the phone is charging the phone keeps charging... Once I unplug the phone however, it doesn't ...