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    Red face Got MBP back from service and battery is now horrible! Oh wait...
    Had my MBP serviced for the anti-reflective delam. Got it back and noticed the battery was really draining fast. About 2x normal.

    For a day I was really concerned that something had happened to it.

    But then I realized...oh wait, it's Thanksgiving break and I've spent most of my waking hours working on Scratch projects with my daughter. Scratch is MIT's on-line code development platform for kids.

    Scratch is Adobe Flash-based.

    Didn't work on Scratch yesterday and battery performance was just fine. Steve was right...

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    Got MBP back from service and battery is now horrible!  Oh wait...
    IWT's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jan 23, 2009
    Born in Scotland, Worked in Scotland then England, Now live in Wales
    Your Mac's Specs
    Late 2015 5K 27-inch Retina iMac, 4GHz i7, 32GB RAM, 1TB Flash Drive, macOS High Sierra 10.13.6
    Nice story. A useful reminder that we often forget just how much we may be pushing the Mac....and its battery.


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    Got MBP back from service and battery is now horrible!  Oh wait...
    ferrarr's Avatar
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    May 21, 2012
    Pawtucket, RI, US
    Your Mac's Specs
    L2014 Mac mini macOS 14, iPhone 8+ iOS 12, 12.9" iPad Pro 1 iOS 12, Pencil 1
    I think the morale of that story is, avoid Flash at all costs.
    -- Bob --
    Please backup. Everything has a life cycle, unexpected and warning free. Nothing will last as long as you want it to.

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