Welcome to the Surface 3 Community!


Hello and welcome to the Devices Community!  We are so glad you are here and excited to have this forum to collaborate and discuss all things Surface. You will find spaces for each one of our products in the Devices Community, so go ahead and take a look at them all. This one is dedicated to Surface 3.
I am a Devices Program Manager at Microsoft and along with my team we want to ensure that anyone with an interest in our Devices has a place to share experiences, questions, and feedback.  Even more exciting is the opportunity to network and find others with your same interests. In this community you will find customers, partners, MVPs, and our own Devices product and engineering teams in a single location, all with the objective to create healthy discussions that will help us all improve. The comments here are moderated to ensure we maintain a learning environment were arguments and content matter. It's time to start your own conversations and speak up. 
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One last time: welcome, it is great to have you join us!

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Yay! I hope more people join, I love my Surface 3, and I am hoping to find more stuff to do with it.
My surface 3 shows plugged in but it not charging. It only charges when the battery is drained completely.
The problem may be because the driver can not detect even when it is plugged in.
What is the remedy? Have uninstalled and reinstalled driver.

@andysim I have the same problem and tried to uninstall and reinstall the driver but the battery still cannot charge even when it is plugged in.

It charges again only when the battery is completely drained.