There are a few different reasons the charging port on your MacBook, MacBook Air, or MacBook Pro could become damaged or stop working.
This part of your MacBook is often called a variety of names. Apple’s brand name for this piece is the “MagSafe” adapter or “MagSafe” charger. Apple calls it that because of the magnets in the charging port and the wall charger that allow the two pieces to click together to charge your MacBook.
The MagSafe port in your MacBook can also be referred to as the:
The unique construction of the MagSafe is useful because it helps to make accidents with the cord and charger safer for your MacBook, the port on your computer and the cord itself.
If the MagSafe cable is accidentally pulled or gets stepped on, it won’t pull your MacBook with it or damage the port.
Your MacBook’s power jack might stop working because of a few different reasons:
You can probably tell when your MacBook’s power adapter no longer functions correctly. Some symptoms are:
If you are experiencing any of these issues, you will need to get your MagSafe adapter repaired or replaced. Bring your MacBook to one of the TechKnow Space’s convenient locations in Mississauga and Toronto and our in-house experts can usually repair the MagSafe power jack within one day.
Without a working charging port on your MacBook, you will not be able to use your laptop for very long. You probably use your laptop for everything. Don’t delay in visiting our friendly stores and leaving with a happy computer and a happy smile!
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