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Old 07-14-2006, 04:18 PM   #1 (permalink)
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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[?
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ha someone had a thread about this.

http://www.techist.com/showthread.ph...hreadid=113344
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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.
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