PC is charging slowly or discharging while it’s plugged in

Gilt für: Windows 10

When your PC is plugged in, you might see a status message that says your PC is charging slowly or discharging when you hover over or select the Battery  icon on the taskbar. This might happen if you’re using a charger that didn’t come with your device. To speed up charging, use the charger and cable that came with your device.

PC is charging slowly or discharging when it’s plugged in

Possible causes Solutions to try
  • The charger isn’t compatible with your PC.
  • The charger isn’t powerful enough to charge your PC.
  • The charger isn’t connected to the charging port on your PC.
  • The charging cable doesn’t meet the power requirements for the charger or PC.
  • Use the charger and cable that came with your PC.
  • Make sure you're connecting your charger to the charging port on your PC.
  • To speed up charging, charge your PC while it’s asleep or turned off.