Currently Being ModeratedOct 31, 2012 6:05 PM (in response to herd1414)
Might be too early for this, but maybe you need a new battery.. or it coudl be the power regulator.. Click the battery icon and hold the option key down together.. does it say battery conditon "normal"? Also try to reset the smc...
Currently Being ModeratedNov 1, 2012 4:30 PM (in response to herd1414)
for MBPs you can remove the battery.. disconnect battery.. disconnect power soruce.. hold down power button for 10 seonds.. reassemble then restart.
for MBPs you cannot remove the battery..
- Shut down the computer.
- Plug in the MagSafe power adapter to a power source, connecting it to the Mac if its not already connected.
- On the built-in keyboard, press the (left side) Shift-Control-Option keys and the power button at the same time.
- Release all the keys and the power button at the same time.
- Press the power button to turn on the computer.
Note: The LED on the MagSafe power adapter may change states or temporarily turn off when you reset the SMC.