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Hey guys,

 

After Learning,I succesed in installing hackintosh on my laptop.But I found that the battery status is abnormal.

(The battery doesn't decrease)

What's worse,I found the battery status in Windows10 is also abnormal! It doesn't decrease and always dispaly 100%,until the battery running out and the laptop shutdown suddenly.

 

Anyone else have solves this problem? I will appreciate it if anyone can help me.Thanks!

 

My laptop information:

CPU:INTEL Core i5-6300HQ

Motherboard:HP 8257 ( Intel PCI standard host CPU bridge - 100 Series/C230 Series,Family - A14E )

Grachip Intel HD Graphics 530

SSD: IM2S3138E-128GM-B

Audio: Intel High Definition Audio

Wireless: Dual Band Wireless-AC 7265

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Hey guys,

After Learning,I succesed in installing hackintosh on my laptop.But I found that the battery status is abnormal.

(The battery doesn't decrease)

What's worse,I found the battery status in Windows10 is also abnormal! It doesn't decrease and always dispaly 100%,until the battery running out and the laptop shutdown suddenly.

 

Anyone else have solves this problem? I will appreciate it if anyone can help me.Thanks!

 

My laptop information:

CPU:INTEL Core i5-6300HQ

Motherboard:HP 8257 ( Intel PCI standard host CPU bridge - 100 Series/C230 Series,Family - A14E )

Grachip Intel HD Graphics 530

SSD: IM2S3138E-128GM-B

Audio: Intel High Definition Audio

Wireless: Dual Band Wireless-AC 7265

What HP laptop is this ? Probooks and Elitebooks doesn't have this symptom, but what you describe maybe related to some newer Pavillion which is kinda annoying. When the symptom appears try to remove and reinsert the battery

What HP laptop is this ? Probooks and Elitebooks doesn't have this symptom, but what you describe maybe related to some newer Pavillion which is kinda annoying. When the symptom appears try to remove and reinsert the battery

HP PAVILION 15-BC013TX

Is there any way to solve this problem?Will this symptom damage the battery?

Thanks.I tried to remove and reinsert the battery just now,and it seemed nomal on Windows10.But when I switched to OS X,the same symptom appeared.

It is a compability problem on OS X. You can try consulting Rehabman about this problem

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  • 2 years later...
On 7/21/2016 at 10:16 AM, vusun123 said:

It is a compability problem on OS X. You can try consulting Rehabman about this problem

 

I realise I'm a little late to the topic, but I'm relieved to have finally found it since I've been going around in circles with this exact same issue for months. I've installed successive versions of MacOS (Sierra, HS and Mojave) on an HP Pavilion 17-f085sa with great success, but also with an identical battery issue to that described above. Absolutely everything else (power management, sleep, etc) is working perfectly and it's quite frustrating to have to leave the laptop connected to the charger all the time (since I have no idea of the battery level). I'm pretty sure things were working OK with ACPIBatteryManager.kext and a DSDT patch at first (I originally dual-booted Sierra and Windows 10 on the machine), but at some point (I'm not exactly sure when), I noticed the 'Battery not charging' status in macOS, and the very same issue suddenly present in Windows 10. The workaround - with both operating systems - was to remove and reinsert the battery with the charger connected after booting to the Windows or macOS desktop; the charge level would then count up. Likewise, on battery power, the battery percentage only decreases if the battery is first pulled/reinserted before the adapter is unplugged.

Windows is no longer installed on the machine (I installed Mojave over the top of it on the second HDD; High-Sierra is on the other drive in a DVD bay adapter), and I was about to reinstall it (or Linux) in order to be sure there wasn't some DSDT issue to blame. But then I found a few threads started by other HP laptop owners who seemed to have the same problem (never resolved, it appears), and finally I stumbled on this thread today.

 

I guess there's no answer to the problem. Rehabman tended to be at a loss after DSDT patches (OS Check fix, etc) were applied and still didn't fix the issue, but I'm not sure if he's aware of a specific compatibility issue existing with some HP machines. I'm wondering if it would be worth discussing it with him (and indeed, if the problem persists with newer machines). I'd be really intrigued to know of a solution (if one exists). It's a shame that a laptop which is so easy to Hackintosh (relatively speaking) and which works so well has such a fundamental flow.

 

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  • 9 months later...

Sadly I can confirm flashjazzcat post. I got a hp-bc233-ng pavilion Laptop. Installed Mac Mojave on it, with PowerManagement working, disabled the discrete Graphicscard and everything else. It's fully patched with DSDT and SSDT for USB and disc. Graphiccard. 

 

I also used rehabman's batterymanager.kext aswell SMCBatteryManager.kext - Battery Status is working but Percentage is hanging and the battery doesnt charge.

 

Seems to be a HP specific problem without a solution (currently)

  • 9 months later...

Yes, this is happening with me too HP-15-AU628TX installed Macos catalina having the same issue battery was charging on windows then i boot into macos it stopped charging their and then when i booted to windows again it showed as charging but % wasn’t going up DSDT fully patched i dont think that is problem, seems like a HP problem, if anyone has a solution please do tell

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