Test laptop battery on Windows 10/8/8.1 - How to test if you need a replacement battery for your laptop?

2/15/2016 0 Comments

You have bought a laptop year go, you notice that standby on battery last only a hour or less than. Ever wondered how to test the laptop battery? Here is easy and quick way to test your laptop on with following command. 

On the command prompt type the following 

powercfg /batterreport 

This command will save a HTML report on C:\ open it read. 

Check the designed capacity & actual capacity which should give you clue whether you need a new battery or not.