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10.6: Install Battery Update 1.4 under Snow Leopard
Authored by: thyrihad on May 07, '13 06:52:29PM

The fix above didn't work for me and I assumed it was because it wasn't running with admin priviledges, so for step 7 I ran the following instead:

7. Open Terminal and run this command without the quotes.

"sudo /System/Library/SystemConfiguration/BatteryUpdater.bundle/Contents/Resources/BatteryFlasher -bu14"

.. with sudo being the addition. Enter your admin password and you're done. The lot code changed immediately for me, I didn't even need to reboot.



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10.6: Install Battery Update 1.4 under Snow Leopard
Authored by: nurisis on May 12, '13 06:47:51AM

Hi! I have a late 2008 white macbook, with snow leopard (I installed it after augrade to 4GB RAM memory).
Since last week my battery doesn't charge. It's 706 cycles, but until now it was charging 70%.

I tried to install Batery Update 1.4 following your steps, included modificate comand. But my 'lot code' doesn't change, it's still 0002.

I don't know if i'm doing something wrong, or simply my battery is dead and i have to buy another one.

Thank u for your answers!



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