battery lifeb expansion - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > System Upgrades
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-14-2006, 03:18 PM   #1 (permalink)
Junior Techie
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 86
Default battery lifeb expansion

hey i am getting i got a replacement battery for my laptop and i was wondering what things can i do to expand the life of my battery? such as... should take out when i turn of the laptop[?

Alfredw1 is offline  
Old 07-14-2006, 04:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
True Techie
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 190
Send a message via AIM to the yellow one

ha someone had a thread about this.

I am the yellow one.
the yellow one is offline  
Old 07-14-2006, 10:55 PM   #3 (permalink)
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 7,915
Send a message via Yahoo to talldude123

Always turn the laptop off when it's not in use.

If you're going away from it for 5 mins, then just turn it on standby. Uses less batteries when the screen is turned off, and the HD isn't running as hard.
talldude123 is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:25 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.