Tip & How-To about Computers & Internet
The important role of the laptop battery is not to say, this has several aspects to note when used, to share with you!
We use the laptop, the battery in an important way of meeting no electricity, or in the movies that prompted the most exciting part of the battery is low Shiyou really very embarrassed and helpless, then we can start charging for notebook, but After charging the battery several times, resulting in less and less each battery, navigation capability has been greatly reduced. Xiao Bian on this issue now, to introduce some improved method of notebook battery life, these preventive measures in the cells may be the savior that will be exhausted.
1. Although the laptop battery manufacturer in the factory will be activated off the battery, if you want a fixed power supply for a long time to use your laptop, the battery when not in use, remove your battery and charging them to 60% 70% of the electricity and properly preserved.
2. If the surrounding light permitting, try to dim the display has a brightness level you feel comfortable. For example, when you take a night flight when sailing, as the surrounding environment is dark, so even if you transferred 25% of the LCD monitor the brightness, the eyes will not be tired, but also can save power, extend the journey time.
3. In the use of the battery removed or turned off when not navigating the components, should always remember to turn off some unused components. If you installed the PCMCIA card, when in non-essential to remove it. Also in the Hotspot or wireless network site when the site opens unlimited card, because although the latest Centrino mobile technology to automatically stop the scan signal, but it still needs to manually shut down completely. Turn off the automatic signal scan will be able to significantly save power.
4. Drive a laptop one of the most power-hungry hardware. If you shorten the time it files the search, no doubt battery life will be greatly lengthened. We can install some, such as Norton Utilities (Norton Utility) or SmartDrive tools such as cache, they will be able to read and write virtual hard disk cache to reduce the time (the cache will store your most frequently used programs and files.) After using these programs, will replace the hard disk cache to access some of the work.
5. To save power, please uninstall, turn off or remove some useless background software. For example, anti-drug programs, MP3 players, no matter without it, as long as it is automatically implemented, will lower power consumption.
6. Xiaobian suggest that you have to turn power management to save power. To set the power management under Windows XP, go to Start / Control Panel / Power Management power scheme within the page and use according to their own tune to turn off the monitor, hard time, or use the sleep mode to save power usage.
7. There are some laptops on standby / hibernation function, they will turn off when closing the notebook monitors, hard drives and processors, but it still left a little bit of power to go to retain data. Use this mode, do not have great power and time through shutdown and restart procedures, the standby / hibernation will make you back to work in a very short period of time, and long-haul aircraft in the best nap time choice.
These are the few simple energy saving methods and the protection of laptop battery, hoping that we can help.
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