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MacBook wont run from battery
\015 When I remove the battery from my MacBook the computer immediately shuts down, I notice the battery says its fully charged by the 4 lights on the back of the battery but the icon on the battery in the menu bar has an x in it.\015\012I tried swapping my battery with my wife's (same model MacBook) but it doesnt fix the problem.\015\012Any suggestions welcomed.\015
Apple does have a battery recall/fixing procedure on certain macbooks and macbook pros.
The battery of a MacBook or MacBook Pro computer may:
The battery of a MacBook or MacBook Pro computer may:
- Appear to have no charge (zero percent) \015\012
- Be\015\012unable to power the computer by itself; the computer might work only\015\012when it is connected to the MagSafe power adaptor, which only shows a\015\012green LED \015\012
- Appear with a black "X" icon on the menu bar
- Shut down, then remove and reinstall the battery. Test for the issue(s) again. \015\012
- Connect the MagSafe power adaptor (if you haven't already) and see if the behavior continues. \015\012
- If the issue(s) persist, download and install the Mac OS X 10.4.9 Update. \015\012
- If the issue(s) persist, Download and install Battery Update 1.2.\015\012
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