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    last night i put my mbp on the charger with 40 left. this morning i turned it on and it say 99 percent and that it is fully charged while it was still plugged in.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rabbitjetta View Post
    last night i put my mbp on the charger with 40 left. this morning i turned it on and it say 99 percent and that it is fully charged while it was still plugged in.
    Ok...so what's the question or problem?

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    normal.

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    i was just wondering why it is doing that

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    Quote Originally Posted by rabbitjetta View Post
    i was just wondering why it is doing that
    Why it's doing what? You need to post complete thoughts & statements...so we can help you.

    - Nick
    - Too many "beachballs", read this: Beachballs
    - Computer seems slower than it used to? Read this for some slow computer tips: Speedup
    - Almost full hard drive? Some solutions. Out of Space
    - Apple Battery Info. Battery

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    This is normal. The batteries used in these computers are designed to avoid short discharge/charge cycles in order to prolong the overall life of the battery. Because of this, when setting the Mac OS X battery status menu bar icon to display charge state by percentage, you may notice that the reported charge stays between 93 or 95 percent and 99 percent. When the battery level eventually drops below 93 or 95 percent, it will charge all the way to 100 percent.

    As to why it did that from 40%, who knows.. but I wouldn't worry about it. Use it until you hit the 90% mark and plug the charger back in, and see if it hits 100%.

    let us know.

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