Should be able to go to Microsoft … Welcome Forum, or learn about our It's typically not a problem because it takes months sitting unplugged to cause that failure. You take out about a bazzilion screws from the bottom and gently pry it off to access the battery, then disconnect the battery cable and pry again to get the battery out (it's held by double sticky tape or something similar). Try following the steps outlined in the following article: How to recover and reset the Chrome OS. to get all Once done go back to the desktop and shut down Windows. By using this site, you accept Acer's Privacy Policy and the the benefits of being a member! Sign up for an Acer ID and get exclusive access to deals and the Predator Den community, where you can ask and answer questions about gaming and gear. Make sure that the power outlet is working. Click on the plus sign, you will see 2 entries. When the lithium-ion batteries get to low recharging is disabled for safety reasons. Can you press and hold the Power key (the circular icon with a dash in it), which is located at the upper right corner of your Chromebook for about 20 seconds, then turn it back on and check. © 2020 Acer Inc. Don't really want a laptop I have to keep plugged in to use it, kinda defeats the point. To get there, open a new tab in your browser and type the following address into the Omnibox: chrome… You will now find the battery icon back on the Taskbar. For more information refer to Dell Knowledge base article Battery Health Check. Restart and Windows will relaod the driver for the Battery icon. Follow the steps below to Restore Missing Battery Icon using the Settings App. in our Reverse to replace. We want to recognize GAMING6698's dedicated efforts in the Acer Community. 2. Reverse to replace. It worked once for me but have not been able to get it to do it again. Acer Community User Agreement. No too expensive but how complicated is it to replace? Could the update have done something? That’s the case with the Power Menu, which shows you battery charge and loss over time, as well as CPU states and idle times. I tried the battery reset by holding down the power button for 15 seconds but nothing happened. Like so many things in Chrome OS, many of the most powerful tools are hidden behind the scenes. Get social and introduce yourself As a member of the DJSI Emerging Markets Index, Acer scored in the, Examples: Monday, today, last week, Mar 26, 3/26/04, Acer Listed On 2020 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) for 7th Consecutive Year. Unfortunately it likely means a battery replacement, fortunately they aren't too, too expensive. When the battery does not seem to be charging: Try another A/C Adapter if one is available. ACE Program and If you want to get involved, click one of these buttons! You take out about a bazzilion screws from the bottom and gently pry it off to access the battery, then disconnect the battery cable and pry again to get the battery out (it's held by double sticky tape or something similar). It looks like you're new here. Find Advanced Battery Stats in Chrome OS’ HIdden Power Menu. Click on the lower entry and open up the next window. This chromebook has been in a box for a year and this is the 1st time it's being used. TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Acer announced that it has been listed on the 2020 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) Emerging Markets Index. The opinions expressed on Acer Community are the personal opinions of the authors, not of Acer. By signing up, I accept the terms of the Acer Privacy Policy. If your Chromebook still isn't charging: Check if the charger or adapter cables are completely plugged in, both to your Chromebook and the wall. 1. What's Happening at Acer. 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