Windows 8 - Check the status of your battery

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Windows 8 - Check the status of your battery




Thanks to a simple command you can test the status of your battery.
Procedure:
  • Press [Windows] + [R] and type "cmd" to bring up the command line.
  • Type in the following command "powercfg /batteryreport" and confirm with [Enter].
  • A report containing various information about your device, including your battery will be generated.
  • This tip refers to notebooks running Windows 8 and Surface tablets.
Published by jak58. Latest update on December 5, 2013 at 03:46 AM by jak58.
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