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Old 09-06-2007, 11:37 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I just got a new hp laptop and i was wondering how long i can leave it on for? I have the battery thing plugged in with the charger, and my screen saver comes on and then it just goes black eventually but how long can i leave it on for without causing internal or external damage?

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Old 09-06-2007, 11:51 AM   #2 (permalink)
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As long as you dont have it stuffed in a bag theres no reason why you cant leave a laptop running off of AC power for as long as you want.

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Well they do heat up...try getting one of those antec fans.
I bought one for my gf and it works pretty good.
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just set the screen to turn off every 30 mins and you'll be fine
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