You may be familiar with Surface’s battery report, which provides insight into your device’s battery usage and history. To access this report, you must first generate it. Today, we will guide you through the process of creating a single batch file that will allow you to access the battery report immediately.

To do this:

  1. Click on Start
  2. Type “notepad” and hit Enter key
  3. Type the following command lines:
    powercfg /batteryreport
    start %CD%/battery-report.html
  4. Go to File menu > Save As…
  5. Change Save as type to All Files (*.*), and enter “Battery Report.bat” into the file name box.
  6. Click on the Save button

Creating Battery Report Access Batch File

Now you can access the battery report by going to Desktop and double-clicking on Battery Report.bat. It will generate the report and open the report for you automatically.

Generate and Access Battery Report with Batch File