As a Windows 10 user, if you are using a Laptop and concerned about its battery life then we are here to help you. Most of the times, when users buy a new laptop its battery life starts to degrade from the first month. There can be a number of reasons behind that such as poor quality of the battery, overcharging, etc. To know how to keep your laptop’s battery safe, there are a no. of posts available on the internet. But, that’s not our point of discussion today. Rather, we will help you generate battery report in Windows 10.
Let us consider a scenario in which a person bought a laptop worth around 50k. After one and a half months of usage, the person notices a drastic change in its battery life. That person visits the distributor who sold that laptop to him. Here he/she comes to know about the involvement of service centers and how sometime’s the replacement of the battery doesn’t take place.
The individuals, on the other hand, may provide you a service but you can go there with a better proof with yourself and do that, go on reading. To get a proof, you only need a Windows OS installed on your laptop (prefer Windows 10 for a better proof). Let us now generate a full battery report which will help you to understand the current condition of your laptop’s battery.
How to Generate Battery Report in Windows 10
- Press “Windows Key + X” on your keyboard.
- Select Command Prompt (Admin), if not found then select Windows PowerShell (Admin).
- now type this: powercfg /batteryreport /output “C:\battery_report.html”
- You will get an instant response as Battery life report saved to file path C:\battery_report.html.
- Now open “This PC” from your desktop and open Local Disk (C:).
- There you will find a file named “battery_report”. Open it and the full battery report is in front of you.
Check and read the whole report. You will find each and everything about your laptop’s battery. It includes information such as general detail about your machine, installed batteries, recent usage, battery usage, usage history, etc. In short, it includes a small detailed history with detailed chart description.
You will also understand how the battery is performing. If you find a drastic change in values, Visit service center as soon as possible. Show this report and you will definitely get a battery replacement (if your laptop is still in warranty period).
If you want to try then you may try this process on other versions of Windows too. Try to keep the battery of your laptop healthy to avoid replacement in a very short duration.