This basic technique will work in Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista. Replaced thermal paste, and did a total cleanup of dust or anything. He was educated at Memorial University of Newfoundland and the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology. It just takes some of your time. After calibration, you'll usually get a more accurate reading, and while it may be depressing to see that your old laptop is only getting about an hour of power from a charge, you won't be stuck somewhere with a dead device. Based on my researches, I just have to reset the battery at the back. Always make sure it doesn't go to sleep or hibernate at least until the very end , although the power settings you changed should take care of this.
Anyway, I am going to mark this question as solved now! Remove the battery, then flip the computer right-side up and open the lid so you have access to the Power button. It should still be under warranty. This helps keep your battery readings accurate. Ensure the section next to On battery says Hibernate. Try it and maybe it will work for you. Hopefully, this basic information of how to reset an Acer laptop will be helpful for those who own Acer laptop, good luck.
Don't know what would happen If you remove the switch. When you reboot, it might bring you right back to the same problem. Once you're charged back up to full, your laptop should give you a much more accurate reading of how long the battery will last. That does seem to be about the main battery. Driver Easy will then scan your computer and detect any problem drivers. That might mean you're having a display issue, rather than a show-stopping hardware or software problem.
. This drains the capacitors on the computer's main board that act as a kind of backup to your battery. Really, it will work for any device with a battery, including older MacBooks. Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date 1 Dec 21, 2018 1 Nov 23, 2018 7 May 3, 2018 1 May 2, 2018 4 Mar 3, 2018 1 Sep 1, 2017 5 Jul 19, 2017 1 Jul 7, 2017 1 Jun 30, 2017 1 Jun 7, 2017 1 May 23, 2017 1 May 12, 2017 2 May 9, 2017 1 Dec 19, 2016 1 Aug 25, 2016 1 Jun 9, 2016 1 May 14, 2016 1 Apr 10, 2016 7 Mar 8, 2016 9 Apr 10, 2014. But I found this a hassle since I have to do the resetting all the time! There you can find Acer empowering technology, find Acer eRecovery management and click it.
Start the same way, by shutting down your computer if you can and then removing any external devices you've got attached to it. Our top equipment picks If the battery in your laptop after calibration, you can always pick up a for a relatively affordable price depending on the laptop in question. I have ultrabook 5 series and had the same simptoms. So run a virus scan across your entire Windows system. Could it be that the problem is with the power button? Not easy but not imposible there are youtube videos on that.
I don't actually have the laptop on me I'm out of town , so it may take me a few days before I can try anything, but any help, feedback or suggestions is still greatly appreciated. Once it's up and running, you can start attaching your devices one at a time. On my Acer Aspire Switch 10 laptop, I just ran into a problem with it not turning on. No sense in wasting battery when the device isn't in use. No matter how well you take care of the battery, its capacity will still decrease as a result of unavoidable factors like typical usage, age, and heat.
After you perform the first few steps above, you may start to open your laptop and hold the power button for about 30-58 seconds. It is probably normally closed Push to open battery connection so you would need to solder jumpers if you couldn't get another switch to put in. All other process of the laptop work flawlessly. If it does, then it could be the keys themselves that are the issue. Therefore, pay attention carefully to each Acer Laptop reset. I did manage to get the computer to stay on for a little bit when the computer was only open part way.
Hold it down for a few seconds, then release it. You can change these settings while the computer charges. Why is your battery misbehaving? I can disassemble the laptop and do it on my own, but I'd rather let the store do the fixing because there might be a hardware that needs to be replaced, which is still covered by warranty. After that, things should work normally again. You can release the power button and put the battery back. The calibration process essentially runs the battery through a full discharge and recharge cycle. .
You can use the laptop during this time. If one of them crashes your computer again, you've probably found your culprit. The feature is known to be the hidden partition where it saves all the software and back up data. The answer is to completely clear the computer's memory. Luckily, the process is relatively painless. Unless the battery isn't calibrated, all your other options would involve returning it to the store. It's exactly like you said that the button itself if stuck down.