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Macbook pro 15 retina battery issues

My battery drains at rate of of 1% per roughly 1.5-2min - max battery life is roughly 3.5 hours on a full charge. I have open chrome 5 avg tabs, sublime text 2 switch between files/tabs, terminal 4 ...
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Why does Chrome have so many 'Not Responding ' processes on OS X?

I'm running OS X Yosemite Developer Preview and I noticed that ever since I switched to Google Chrome from Safari, the battery of my MacBook Pro with Retina Display 15-inch (early 2013) has reduced ...
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Battery indicator not updating in Windows on Macbook Air 13'' (early 2014)

I have just bought my new MacBook Air from early 2014 and I have noticed a problem after installing windows by using boot camp. The battery doesn't show how much time I have got left, and the battery ...
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Switching to pre-mavericks low battery notifications OS X

I turned off notification center on my mac because, well, I despise it. The one notification I want is a low battery warning, but that has been moved into notification center on mavericks. Is there ...
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Macbook Pro 2011 Battery won't charge after it drained out 100% plus can't boot

My macbook was working fine until my magsafe charger's pin got broken. I unplugged magsafe charger as it was not charging and had faint green light. I continued to use Macbook until all of the battery ...
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Achieving fast boot, encryption, and battery health on a Mac portable [closed]

My current computer is getting old and I'm going to switch to a Mac when I replace it. I'm looking for a setup that has these properties: Turns on as quickly as possible I still have a usable ...
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Mac OS: is there a way to manage battery charge programmatically?

This question is a duplicate of question on stack overflow http://stackoverflow.com/questions/19168214/mac-os-is-there-a-way-to-turn-off-battery-charging-programmatically I'm curious about is there a ...
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Does Apache or WiFi change when macbook is on battery?

I haven't dug too deep into the answer, but it seems like something disconnects when I run on battery mode. The page (at 192.168.1.103) still runs ok on the laptop, but the iPad next to it invariably ...
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Change the battery percentage warning on MacBooks?

Is it possible to modify when the "Low Battery" sign appears on a MacBook with Snow Leopard? For example, currently, it warns you about a low battery when it hits 10% of the overall battery charge. ...
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Macbook freezes while charging

This MacBook(version 2.1) freezes while in OSX(10.5 and 10.6 at least) when in the charger is plugged after having ram upgraded to 4gbs. It doesn't freeze immediately but it always does eventually. ...
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Why does Snow Leopard report incorrect battery levels for Bluetooth input devices after switching them to Apple rechargeable batteries?

I have a Magic Trackpad, Magic Mouse and the Apple Wireless keyboard. They work fine. Two days ago, doing my part for the environment, I changed all their batteries to Apple rechargeable batteries. ...
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How to setup Mac OS Snow Leopard to Alert me When My Battery is Full?

When the battery is low, Mac OS alerts me to plug it into the power supply. But, how to setup to alert me when the battery is full?
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MacBook Pro: Should I put my battery out?

I'm quite new to Mac and OSX. I have my MacBook Pro now for about 4 month and I know there are a lot of battery-related questions around. I just noticed that after 4 month I have the following battery ...