Def try it and tell me if it worked for you…I'm still in a little shock and disbelief. Depending on your system, you may have a 60-watt adapter or an 85-watt adapter, which can be used to charge the system or run it directly from wall power; however, there If the adapter works after this 60-second "rest", you most likely have a line noise issue with your power source. Reply Bruno says: October 19, 2015 at 1:57 pm Brilliant! http://vicnot.net/charger-not/magsafe-60w-power-adapter-not-working.html
But have no fear, not matter if it's a MacBook Air battery not charging or a MacBook Pro battery not charging, there may be a fix. I'm 1 1/2 hr from the closest Apple store, and your solution appears to have worked for me! Make sure the proper wattage adapter for your portable computer is used.Select the appropriate power adapter for your Apple portable computer. Reply Dean Elliott says: February 13, 2014 at 10:41 am Yep. http://osxdaily.com/2014/02/04/magsafe-wont-charge-mac-fix/
Someone needs to make a cheaper knockoff brand of these things. I still have a green light lit on the charger and the Macbook Air will not come on. Your MagSafe connector on the adapter or computer has debris in the connector. If its the battery thats the problem than it starts to get expensive unless its still under warranty.
Last Minute Thoughts 90,021 views 4:01 Battery Not Charging Fix!!! says: September 26, 2014 at 5:03 am I appreciate you showing the keys on the image. Thanks again, I'm traveling and did not want to have to track down an Apple Store for a new magsafe! Magsafe Charger Not Working I fervently disagree, as I'm sure many others would as well.
Reply Angelo says: December 14, 2014 at 1:23 am Just needed to say my fix, the instructions were good but even after trying to reset my smc my charger wasnt charging Macbook Pro Charger Not Working No Light Tried different power outlet. Reply Ranjan Singh says: November 25, 2015 at 10:13 am Thanks a lot, its working after reset SMC. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/3676155?tstart=0 Loading...
I tried everything Ive read online except this. Macbook Pro Not Charging Green Light Reply Don says: December 23, 2015 at 12:25 pm You're a lifesaver! I wish they would say alt and control like every other normal computer Reply Lordnikon says: October 1, 2014 at 10:17 am I wasted liquid on the 2007/2008 MacBook that is Apr 22, 2012 9:33 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by canola, canola Apr 23, 2012 6:10 AM in response to canola Level 1 (0 points) Apr 23,
I believe there was a electrical spike at some time. Macbook Air Charger Not Working No Light Reply E says: February 25, 2016 at 12:27 am Just tried this and it worked. Macbook Charger Not Lighting Up I find it better to leave the lid closed and do something else / sleep until fully charged.
If you are experiencing blinking lights on the power supply, try resetting the system management controller on your computer, which can be done by following the steps in Apple's SMC reset check over here Reply Jeff says: August 15, 2016 at 6:38 am Perfect!! The cold resets the thermal protection. Reply Richard Holmes says: February 4, 2014 at 4:53 pm I've found that the central pin of the MagSafe Adapter can often become stuck, which prevents the Laptop from charging. Macbook Not Charging When Plugged In
This was it!!My 8 month-old had gotten her mouth on it, I knew that, but couldn't tell how she could'e damaged the charger!! Reply Mark Powell says: August 30, 2014 at 1:47 am Read the article- followed the instructions- fixed the problem. Reply Dan says: January 24, 2015 at 4:01 pm Nice summary and, yes, debris in the plug is a killer. his comment is here Someone needs to make a cheaper knockoff brand of these things.
It's quite uncommon as Apple went to big lengths to ensure the MagSafe port is protected against accidental yanks and trips over the cable. Macbook Pro Won't Charge Sometimes it can be a hardware fault, although that is pretty rare. So i waited for 2-3 minutes.
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The white transformer box that is part of the charge cord, halfway between the laptop and the power outlet, was the problem. Reply Sally G says: January 2, 2015 at 8:10 am Not sure which of the first 3 steps above worked but charger is working again thanks! If you can, try another MagSafe adapter to see if it works with the Mac. weblink Plug in a known good appliance, such as a lamp, TV, or clock, and confirm it powers on properly.
Managing problems with Apple's MacBook power adapters 0 Share: Computers by Topher Kessler June 6, 2012 4:59 PM PDT Up Next What a Trump presidency means for tech If you own This worked for me! Sign in 11 Loading... Hope this will help some of you too.
One more step Please complete the security check to access www.macworld.co.uk Why do I have to complete a CAPTCHA? Like others I thought this wouldn't work, and my husband was going to kill me for breaking the laptop. Late 2014 Macbook Air Reply Neil says: July 20, 2015 at 4:40 am The SMC setting works like a charm!!!