new battery doesn't charge above 43% Tags: Battery Storage Gateway Last response: September 22, 2013 2:56 PM in Storage Share powpawell September 20, 2013 9:48:14 AM Hi all, I just bought a new battery for Gateway NV78 from Battdepot but it doesn't charge above 43%. It says that is plugged in, but it doesn't charge. How can I solve this issue? Thanks a lot! More about : battery charge powpawell September 20, 2013 11:45:04 PM Thanks, antiglobal! I did it last night. It has increased with 2%. Now it doesn't charge above 45%. Any other ideas? Here are the adapter and battery details: http://www.battdepot.com/uk/model/notebook+adapter/gate... http://www.battdepot.com/uk/model/notebook+battery/gate... Thanks you! m 0 l powpawell September 21, 2013 2:39:07 PM antiglobal said:Try taking the battery out, then pressing and holding the power button on laptop for 10 seconds, then put the battery back in. It wasn't charged to 100% while it was charging the laptop when it was off? Hi again, No, it wasn't 100% charged when the laptop was off. It just charged up to 45%, but I let the adapter on the whole night. I did what you suggested - no improvement. Still doesn't charge more than 45% ... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer popatim a c 971 G Storage September 22, 2013 2:56:16 PM On some gateways there is an option in the bios, usually in power or advanced section, to recalibrate the battery but to be honest, this is usually caused by cheap crappy replacement batteries. I been thru this once or twice. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources my asus laptop says it is plugged in and charging but the battery % doesn't go above 22 Forum The new battery for my Toshiba Satellite L 755 doesn't charge, is it a possible compatibility problem? Forum I bought a new battery for my laptop acer aspire 5517 but doesn't charge. Forum New battery doesn't charge Forum I purchased new batteries for 2 of my Dell Latitude D630 laptops. When I plug it in to charge it doesnt even recognize that it Forum Laptops battery doesn't charge Forum Power cord powers laptop but doesnt charge battery Forum ASUS Battery Problems. Doesnt charge normally Forum pavilion dv6 only starts with battery in but doesnt charge Forum SolvedAspire 8930 won't charge new battery Forum SolvedNew laptop , the battery starting to lose charge faster ... please help Forum SolvedNew Asus Battery won't charge Forum SolvedFully charged battery doesn't run my laptop ! Forum DELL Latitude X1, Battery doesnt charge Forum 5190 Battery doesn't charge Forum Laptop shuts off though new battery holds charge Forum SolvedYet another "new battery won't charge" question (Dell Inspiron 4150) Forum i got a new battery for my laptop and its taking long to charge what can be up with it Forum My new charger won't charge the battery when the laptop is on, but will when it is off. What do I need to do to get it to cha Forum My new charger won't charge the battery when the laptop is on, but will when it is off. What do I need to do to get it to cha Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !