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My macbook 2008 battery seems to be charged but isn't powering the computer.

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The icon indicates full but the power adapter light is green, the battery lights on the battery itself are 5 green?

Is the battery caput or is something else wrong?

The info reads as follows

System Power Settings:

 

  AC Power:

  System Sleep Timer (Minutes):    10

  Disk Sleep Timer (Minutes):    10

  Display Sleep Timer (Minutes):    5

  Automatic Restart On Power Loss:    No

  Wake On AC Change:    No

  Wake On Clamshell Open:    Yes

  Wake On LAN:    Yes

  Display Sleep Uses Dim:    Yes

  Battery Power:

  System Sleep Timer (Minutes):    10

  Disk Sleep Timer (Minutes):    10

  Display Sleep Timer (Minutes):    2

  Wake On AC Change:    No

  Wake On Clamshell Open:    Yes

  Display Sleep Uses Dim:    Yes

  Reduce Brightness:    Yes

 

Battery Information:

 

  Battery Installed:    Yes

  First low level warning:    No

  Full Charge Capacity (mAh):    3683

  Remaining Capacity (mAh):    3683

  Amperage (mA):    0

  Voltage (mV):    12555

  Cycle Count:    860

 

AC Charger Information:

 

  Connected:    Yes

  Charging:    No

Mac OS X (10.4.11)

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