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MacBook Pro :: Won't Turn On Without Battery?

I've done this many times, so I know it's possible. Once my laptop reaches full charge, I usually flip it over and unsnap the battery if I still need to use the laptop for an extended period of time. I do this because I had a faulty battery, and I'm doing everything just to make sure I extend the life of this battery as long as possible.

However, when I went to remove the battery today, the laptop just shut down, even though the power cord was in. I clicked the power button, and it does nothing, then as soon as I insert the battery again, it immediately starts up, as soon as the battery is inserted. I went and checked with coconut battery, and it tells me that the charger is indeed connected to the laptop. Has anyone else had this problem or knows of a way to solve it?

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