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Lenovo yoga 720-12ikb battery decline when charger is plugged in?

Q: Lenovo yoga 720-12ikb battery decline when charger is plugged in?

Any solution for it. Its a new laptop bought from US and it have warrenty but .. I couldnot found any service center in Nepal.

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A: Lenovo yoga 720-12ikb battery decline when charger is plugged in?

Define "decline." What percentage to what percentage. If it's 100-95, that's by design. If it's around 60, you may have battery conservation mode engaged. At least I THINK that's available on the 720. If you're down to 20% and it's not charging, then there's a problem.

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Some days ago, I found out the Lenovo Vantage battery gauge on taskbar disappeared. Even the menu to turn it on or off in Lenovo Vantage also disappeared too. Is Lenovo going to release next update soon to make it available, or is there any way for me to get it back? I'd already reinstalled the Lenovo Vantage and got all newest drivers installed, but nothing helped. 

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My Lenovo YOGA 900-13ISK is a fairly new  (bought and registered Feb. 2016) laptop. Used very little, but plugged in all the time to the power source. I just finished the most recent Windows 10 Update around 7:00 pm EST on May 11, 2016. After it rebooted, I noticed the BATTERY indicator icon showing 95% in the GREEN icon. The black and white smaller battery icon shows 95% Available (Plugged in, not charging)! Both have been stuck in this position for over two hours. I just had not noticed this before, so not sure when this issue started. I can use some help in how to resolve this problem. Thank you very much.

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Hi!My Yoga 500-15ISK Laptop seems to have a battery issue. For some time now, whenever I plug my laptop into the AC power, I get this message, e.g. "(% charge) available, (plugged in, charging)", however for some reason, the battery level actually stays the same even after a significant amount of time of being plugged in to the AC supply. Moreover, the battery icon initially shows the animated one which indicates charging is indeed in progress, then after a few moments, it will freeze on the estimated level.Before this, my laptop's battery usually charges relatively quickly. Also, I have not turned on the Conservation Mode so it must charged up beyond 50-60% especially if I leave it plugged in overnight. This issue is really bewildering me right now. Any comments or suggestions on how I can address this issue?Thanks!Other notes re my laptop:It's been around 10 months since I've bought it and I have encountered this issue only a few days ago.I have no other issues with it.

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I have a new since Christmas Yoga 720-12IKB and find that the wifi is disconnecting/reconnecting numerous times per minute. It causes significant distruption trying to use the computer, with frequent errors about not being connected to the internet. Generally causes the device to operate very slow, nearly unusable. I'm not having disruption on any other computers/tablets/phones connected. I've tried a fair amount of troubleshooting but have yet to find a solution. The one workaround that I've found is that when I connect to power, the problem goes away. Remove power, issue returns. Suggests a problem with the power management (or possibly network adapter driver) but I can't figure it out. The network adapter is Qualcomm QCA61x4a. Here's what I've attempted: 1) Disable the power management feature of the adapter (uncheck allow computer to turn off)2) Run Lenovo System Update to make sure all drivers are up-to-date3) Manually updated the driver via device manager (went from .312 to .438)4) Switch roaming agressiveness to low Other than making it a desktop (needing to leave it plugged in to avoid the issue) any suggestions/resolution to this problem? Anyone else seeing the same behavior? Frustrating problem to an otherwise fantastic, fun, and fast Yoga!!! Looking for a light at the end of the tunnel....

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All drivers are fine. I have tried disabling and enabling & reinstalling HID touch screen drivers but it didnot work. I have also reset the PC . But i didn't fix. I dont think its a hardware problem. Any solution??   

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Hello, I keep my Y3P plugged in all day, and when I disconnect I connect again to keep it charged.Will that ruin my battery?Also, is battery replacable?And: battery charges really slow (maybe takes an hour); that's why I keep it charged. Is that normal?

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Hello! I am having HP 15 notebook  pc 15-r062tu with window 8 (64-bit) installed. when i plug in the charger, it says  0% available (PLugged in, not Charging). i have tried running HP Battery Check .It shows the following result.  Can you tell what is the problem with my Battery?Thank you  

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My HP P077tx battery is not getting charge.My adapter is working well even battery also in good condition still the battery is not charhing.My laptop only working on adapter.the white light is not getting red. its always showing white light and charging status is  " pluuged in , not charging"

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Hi,My battery is not getting charged even when its plugged to charger. Am able to use the laptop only when its plugged to charger but it wont get charged at all. I tried running the battery test, it passed but when i tried running the Run-In test, it failed stating "Battery failed (40)". Am using HP pavilion TS sleek book 14. Kindly help me with this issue.   

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Hello! I am having HP 15 notebook  pc 15-r062tu with window 8 (64-bit) installed. when i plug in the charger, it says  0% available (PLugged in, not Charging). i have tried running HP Battery Check .It shows the following result.  Can you tell what is the problem with my Battery?  

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Hello! I am having HP 15 notebook  pc 15-r062tu with window 8 (64-bit) installed. when i plug in the charger, it says  0% available (PLugged in, not Charging). i have tried running HP Battery Check .It shows the following result.  Can you tell what is the problem with my Battery  

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When i plugged in my charger....my battery is automatically shown plugged in and out continuously and always nattery charging indicator in and out

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Hey. I have been using my laptop for over an year now. I upgraded it to Windows 10 recently. The problem is pretty common I believe, but I cant seem to solve it on my own. My charger is plugged in, but the battery level is 0% available, plugged in, charging.

Help me with this issue please!

A:Satellite L50-B931 - Charger plugged in, battery 0%

If you pull out the AC Adapter, does the notebook stay on? Or does it shut off?

Perhaps try a Windows Refresh or Reset to remove the Win8 drivers.

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Hi,So this Lenovo G700 Laptop is a few years old but before I received it, it had been used only a handful of times. I have recently been on holiday and before I left I unplugged my laptop from the mains and so the battery ran down to nothing. I came home and plugged it back in again, turned my laptop on and now it is telling me that I have the wrong battery or battery charger and so it will not charge. However, I know for a fact that both the battery and the charger are the ones that came with the laptop when my stepfather bought it new around three years ago. Any ideas would be helpful! Thanks

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I'm having problems with my 910 yoga. He's been carrying it for more than two days and it's only 44%. Unlike the other posts, where yoga is connected and does not carry my charges very slowly. Also when I remove the power cable the battery drains very fast.
1) I already updated the BIOS
2) I already unplugged and reinstalled the battery drives
I do not know what else to do.

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Hello,
I am using dell Inspiron 15R laptop. Some time ago my charger was broken out and my battery was also showing needs replacement. So, recently i bought new Original Dell Battery and Charger both. But when I plugged in both, it is showing plugged in not charging. I took battery out and again inserted it but it is still not working. Now tell me what to do. How to fix this issue.

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Hi! I have a y50-70 from like 3 years and it worls very well until last week. I've tried to turn it on but it only turn on the keyboard leds and the led in the power button is like very weak and blinking. I've tried to press the power button for 20s and then turn it on again but it does the exact same thing.When I was at home I've plugged the power cord in it and the screen turns on immediatly! Then I've turned it off and tried again without the powerd cord and nothing, only keyboards leds on and off 3 times.Can you help me with that issue please?Best regards!

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Hello, I have a 3 yr old Ideapad Z510(that came with Win8)which worked absolutely fine until recently. If I plug in the charger when the laptop is on, it abruptly turns off and would never boot again until I remove the charger. However, this is not how it behaves every time. There are some rare instances where I could still operate the machine with charger plugged in.  When turned off, battery is charging and also goes to full 100%. When turned on(battery mode) it does not drain rapidly - I could still get a fairly decent stand up time. So I am assuming the battery is good. I don't see any thermal issues either. Things I tried:-------------- > Tried with a different charger - no help.> Updated the firmware - no help.> Update the entire driver pack - no help.> Applied windows patches, reinstalled and also upgraded windows to Win 10 - no help.> Reseated the battery and associated cables - no help.  I am not sure if there is anything that I could do to at least diagonize the problem before I give it to the service station. Any pointers on this is much appreciated   Thanks much in advance.

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All, my Inspiron 15 5000 15-5545 is having an error with the battery charger saying that it is not recognized and that the charger will not charge my computer.  I know that this is an official Dell charger (it is the charger that came with the laptop) - so there shouldn't be an identification issue.  
I have noticed that there is a pin problem, however.  There are six pins in the laptop charging port (2 for charger identification in the middle and the four other pins that connect to the charger itself at the 3, 6, 9, and 12-o'clock positions).  Whenever I plug in my charger the pin at the 6-o'clock position gets bent upward towards the 2 identification pins.  This may also be bending the identification pins upward, but I am not sure because it looks like they are in the same place, just the 6-o'clock pin is not in the same place.  
I believe that this may be the issue, and has this happened to many people before?  Is there a permanent solution to this?  Do I need to replace my charging port?

A:Inspiron 5545 AC charger not recognized (Battery plugged in, not charging)

It sounds likely there's damage to the DC port, yes.  You may want to try another adapter before replacing that.
The DC jack:
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Hello, I have a question. My Lenovo Yoga 720 15.6" doesn't overheat, although I've noticed something rather odd. When I play Fifa 17 with the charger plugged in, the fans are very loud and the laptop gets pretty hot. When I play Fifa 17 on battery only (charger not plugged in) the fans are quite silent and the laptop doesn't get hot at all. Why is that? For all I know, I would expect the exact opposite...Thanks in advance!Kind regards,Tijs

A:Lenovo Yoga 720 15" : hot when playing games on charger, cool when playing games on battery???

The CPU runs at full speed when it is plugged in and runs more slowly on battery to save power.  Faster = more heat.

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I am facing a problem while playing any game on charger plugged in mode my laptop Lenovo G50-70 turns off and when I play the same game on battery mode it run flawlessly. Please help me out. It's so irritating because battery drains out in 1 hour. 

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My Dell Inspiron 15 does not start up when I power it on while it’s connected to the charger. The screen does not turn on and the laptop starts beeping.. 3 continuous beeps with a pause in between. Then, i turn off the charger and switch on the laptop on battery power, and it starts normally. Is it due to a faulty charger ? or is it due to a motherboard error?

A:Why does Dell Inspiron 15 screen not start up when charger is plugged-in, but starts normally on battery power?

Hi Dr.Rajavel,
Thank you for reaching out to Dell Community Forum.
Please click my DELL-username and send me a Private Message with the Dell Service Tag number and your email address.
Note: please don't mention the service tag or email id on the public forum as it contains your personal information

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Ever since yesterday I've had this problem, I tried several solutions and none of them worked. Basically the problem is: The laptop only works on battery now. When the battery is at 0% the laptop turns off even if the AC is plugged in. To make matters worse, when the laptop is on I get this message "plugged, not charging". So basically the AC no longer works by itself and only charges the battery when the laptop is off. Here is what I tried so far:- Changing the settings on the Lenovo Energy Mangement tool- Uninstalling the Lenovo Energy Mangement tool - Taking off the battery and AC, pushing the power button for 30 seconds, putting them back in and turning on the laptop.- Starting the laptop on safe mode- Praying to God None of these things worked. Somebody help.

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Is this the right charger? Because I think the store who sold it to me made a mistake and gave me a ThinkPad charger instead.This has an indication of 20V and 3.25A while my Lenovo Yoga laptop indicates (bottom of notebook) 20V and 2.25A.

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Hello.I am from Portugal and recently I bought an Yoga 900 ISK 13 in UK.The problem is that the charger has UK Plug in. I can use in Portugal, but with an UK to EU converter.Can you please help me and tell me where I can buy a new charger for my Yoga with EU plug in?I am trying to find, but nothing until now. Thanks in advance,Pedro Filipe.

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Hi! I recently bought a Lenovo Yoga 710-14isk in France which comes with a charger known as "Wall charger" : this one http://www3.lenovo.com/us/en/accessories-and-monitors/chargers-and-batteries/chargers/PWR-ADP-BO-65W... I'm moving to Canada next month for 2 years and I would like to know if this charger can be turned into a US / Canada charger by changing only the wall plug? It seams that the plug can be separate from the rest of the chaeger but I didn't find how.I didn't find on the lenovo store any plug to replace my french plug as well. Do you know if something like that exist and where I can find it?If not I guesss it's easier and cheaper to buy only a universal plug adapter, but since I'll stay in Canada for a long time, a proper integrated solution seems better for me ! Thank you for your help ! 

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Hi! I recently bought a Lenovo Yoga 710-14isk in France which comes with a charger known as "Wall charger" : this one http://www3.lenovo.com/us/en/accessories-and-monitors/chargers-and-batteries/chargers/PWR-ADP-BO-65W... I'm moving to Canada next month for 2 years and I would like to know if this charger can be turned into a US / Canada charger by changing only the wall plug? It seams that the plug can be separate from the rest of the chaeger but I didn't find how.I didn't find on the lenovo store any plug to replace my french plug as well. Do you know if something like that exist and where I can find it?If not I guesss it's easier and cheaper to buy only a universal plug adapter, but since I'll stay in Canada for a long time, a proper integrated solution seems better for me ! Thank you for your help ! 

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A year ago I bought a Lenovo Yoga 500 from a retailer in Greece.After three or four months it showed problems (like not powering up, or not starting up).I had it fixed at a verified service agent in Greece for Lenovo (CPI) with no further explanation ( but they also deleted all my files without warning - very unprofessional! ) without taking any responsibility for this.After five or six months, it showed the same problems again, so I gave it again to the same service store. They fixed it again. When they gave it back to me, there was a note: "The charger is from another Lenovo product and not from Lenovo Yoga 500 (it does not have grounding). The charger I have is similar to the following one: The details of charger is Model Number: ADLX65SDC2AOutput: 20V 3.25ANo groundingwhile my lenovo Yoga on the bottom it says 20V 2.25A I asked them, why don't they provide me with the correct charger, and their reply is that I have to speak with the retailer who sold me the netbook. So I went over to the store and asked them to solve the issue. Their reply was that they could not cover the insurance (2 years) on chargers, but only for notebook parts. After my arguments and my disagreement with their approach, they offered me two solutions:1) Either they will speak with CPI to find out what's going on or2) They will give me a new charger with a 40% cut on the price. I disagreed again, and finally they told me that they would unoficcialy swap my old charger with another one (used)... Read more

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I would like to lengthen the power cord by cutting and adding some wire. Anybody know how many wires it contains or the sort of wire I woud need. I know it is particularly special. thanks 

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I've had this laptop about 2 months, and last few days I've had a weird issue..The charger stopped working so I borrowed one the other day to see if it would solve the problem.It does, kind of, the laptop only charges very randomly while on, might start charging at 90%, might not start charging until 30%, cable angle doesn't seem to matter even, and then only for a short time, usually 20ish minutes.It will however charge, slowly, when the laptop is powered down.Anybody else had this issue yet?

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I've purchased FOUR replacement cords now for my computer.   Each one, including the original, has developed the same problem.   It eventually won't connect to the wall outlet unless I jiggle it just right.  And then I have to make sure I don't jiggle or else the computer will come unplugged.  It eventually makes a sparking noise sometimes when I plug it in.   And sometimes I have even seen a spark.   This surely has to be a fire hazzard.   Does anyone else have this problem?   I wonder if Lenova shouldn't recall these cords.   These were all Lenova brand cords purchased through Best Buy.  I just bought my next replacement today, and I'm sure it will develop the same problem.    

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Hi,I noticed the message "plugged in, not charging" when hovering my mouse over the battery icon.Why is it not charged to 100%?  Is something wrong with the charger or battery? ?

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Hello community,Several days ago my charger for Lenovo Yoga Pro 3 has failed causing an electric spike that shut down the laptop. After receiving a new one laptop did turn on no problem, battery is charging, however is all was fine I wouldn't be posting here.USB ports do not work. No electric output, no device detections etc. Ever the charging port usb does not work, only powers and charges.I tried reseting bios, checking bios settings, drivers, windows re-install, lenovo troubleshooter. None helped.Is anybody aware where on the MOBO I can check for fault? Will I have to replace mobo or is the usb controller a part I can order and swap?

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Bought a Lenovo yoga 3 tablet 10 inch just over a year ago and for half of that the charger port has been very temperamental and has now stopped working totally . Have bought numerous chargers but in vain and was wondering if it would still be covered by any type of warranty ? I've had to resort to purchasing another tablet at a cost of Ģ60 until it's repaired which was ill affordable TBH 

A:Lenovo. Yoga 3 broken charger port

Hi Sandie247, 
 
Welcome to the Community Forums.
 
You can check if your warranty is active from here and call in technical support.
Otherwise , have it check with your local service center.
 
Hope this helps answer your query.
 
Regards

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After being assured (by an otherwise seemingly well-informed Best Buy sales clerk) that it was compatible with my Yoga 730, I bought an Insignia NS-PWLC908 90W adapter for travel use. Turns out, it will only charge the Yoga if the computer is asleep, hibernating, or off. When I plug it in to the machine when it is awake, the Yoga does not charge and the power light does not illuminate. Bottom line, I can't work on the machine and charge it at the same time...which, as you might imagine, is....problematic. I believe the first time I plugged the Insignia in to the Yoga, there was a message about it being a higher wattage than the Yoga charged at...or that it wasn't delivering enough power?...and that the Yoga would not use it to charge. (I don't recall the exact wording, and just swapped out with the charger that came with the Yoga.) But that doesn't seem to explain why it will charge from the Insignia, just not when the Yoga is awake. FWIW the label on the Insignia lists its outputs as "5V @ 3A or 9V @ 3A or 15V @ 3A or 20V @ 4.5A".  Thanks for any answers anyone can provide!

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anyone else have this?  Just started last night after having the device for a few days.  As the battery is sealed up, I can't access it....











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A:Yoga 13 and battery is plugged in, not charging.

What is the charge level? If it is more than 60%, then the battery will start charging when battery level goes below 60%. This would be valid if the battery setting has been set to maximum lifespan in energy management. If optimize for runtime had been selected and it still doesnt charge or in the eatlier option below 60% it is not charging, then you would have to take laptop to support.




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Hello,
 
I seem to be having an intermittent "Not Charging" issue on my Lenovo Yoga 900.
 
It usually happens when it's fully charged and I unplug it for a few minutes and then plug it back in. If I let it drop below 93-95% it will usually say "Plugged in, charging" again.
 
Is this some sort of glitch, or a feature? I tried looking to see if I had the "conservation" setting on, and I do not.
 
I have a few days to take it back to the store if I need to. I'd really rather not send it in because we have problems with couriers dropping off packages that end up getting stolen because we live in an apartment with multiple locked doors, so they usually pitch it beside the door and run off and then someone else takes off with our stuff. Had it happen a couple of times with Amazon orders. (grr)
 
Thanks to anyone who can answer this!
 
 
Moderator comment: Model added to subject for clarity.

A:Yoga 900 - Battery plugged in, not charging.

Good day and welcome to the community.This is my experience with my Yoga 900 and Yoga 900S. This way the system isn't trying to constantly top off 1 or 2%, which is not good for the battery. By contrast, Conservation Mode will charge to ~60% and then stop. That has some benefits, also. Personally, I'm not using Conservation Mode, and so far I've not seen any negative effects on my batteries.
 
Hoipe this helps.Regards.

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My Yoga 500 won't charge. While plugged in, the orange battery light flickers on and off, but the battery remains at 0% and says "plugged in, not charging".  This started when the battery fully discharged after I unplugged the laptop for 10 minutes (from 100% battery power).  Can anyone help? I can't even unplug the laptop for a second now or it shuts off completely.  Incidentally, the battery was replaced by Lenovo after I sent it in about 3 months ago because it was faulty. But now the laptop is out of warrenty. This is getting to be beyond a joke! 

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Got my Lenove Yoga 900  week ago. Today it had the message on the battery icon in the task bar *plugged in, not charging." Please help before the battery drains out! Thanks.

A:Yoga 900 - Battery *Plugged in, not charging*

You need to have a look at the battery settings in the Lenovo utilities.  If you have the power setting set to maximise battery life (or similar), you may get that message when the battery is approximately halfway discharged.

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My daughter's Yoga 2 won't power on. No lights. No boot. Totally dead.The charger works as it's been tested on another laptop and worked fine. Tried solution recommended to disconnect battery, hold the power button for 30 seconds, plug in directly and try again. Still nothing.Out of warranty Any thoughts? 













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A:Yoga 2 No Power when plugged in even w/o battery

Hi bfc1 , 
 
 
Welcome to the Community Forums. 
 
Best that you also try to remove the battery , harddrive , memory and press down the power button for 15 seconds to power drain while unplugged .  then connect the charger and press the Novo button if power would not show any activity. 
 
What is the machine number from the sticker so I can get you the hardware manual for reference specific to your machine . You may also go to the support site for the manuals .
 
There are times that it is not always the motherboard and just DC in connector that is having the issue if not a power daugther board.  Check for any burnt marks or bulged capacitor if you have the tools or skill .
 
Update us how it goes. 
 
 
Regards

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As I'm typing this now im running on about 20% battery and dropping. I've had my Z710 Ideapad for almost 2 years now. within these 2 years I've replaced the battery twice, got 3 new adapters, and had sent it in for the factory to basiclly gut it and replace it with graphics drives that were inferior to the previous ones.  So needless to say Its really annoying that now my biggest problem is that my laptop now will randomly stop charging randomly, regardless of if its on or off.

A:Thinkpad Yoga 14 battery "plugged in, not charging...

Hi there, Vaigne -
 
Thank you for writing in to the Lenovo Forum - happy to have you here today.
 
1: Remove the AC adapter plug.
2: Remove the battery.
3: Press the power button for about 30 seconds. This will clear the capacitors.
4: Insert the battery and plug in the AC adapter.
5: Press the power button.
 
Update us how it goes.
 
 
 
Regards,
 
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Hello, My recently bought Thinkpad Yoga 14 recently had this strange problem going on. The battery goes down, even when the AC cord is plugged in. The battery message says "plugged in, not charging". What exactly is the problem, and how do I fix it? The laptop came with Windows 10. Any help is greatly appreciated, thank you! ??

A:Thinkpad Yoga 14 battery "plugged in, not charging...

It isn't a problem.  The battery has a nearly full charge, so the charging turns off so as not to "cook" the battery.  If you unplug the battery and let it run down a while, then plug it in, it will charge.  I tend not to charge mine until it gets under about 70%.  A Lithium battery slowly degrades after a certain number of charges.

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