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Can charging my laptop while using it cause a problem?

\015 My daughter always charge my laptop while using it and continue to keep it plugged up while using it for 4 to 5 hours at a time. We had a problem with the battery and had to replace it only about 5 months after buying it.\015

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Hello,

It is never a good idea to do this and here is why...

When you plug your laptop in chances are that it is not completly dead and it has say 15% battery power the next time 31% etc, the system reports that the battery is full however it is actually only full to the last percentage that you used it at

So if you plugged it in at 33% your battery will only have a 33% charge.
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