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Battery what's the best way to maintain baterry life (as far as charging, uncharging, use of dc etc.? thanks

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I commonly use the analogy, laptop batteries are like flash light batteries, the more you use them the quicker they wear out. This is true, with the exception of that laptop batteries are considerably more complex, and have built in regulators and fail safes. What you have to keep in mind is that it is still a battery and they eventually wear out, so, when ever possible keep it plugged in, and you will get the most from your battery.

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Good question, im lookin forward to the anwser because i found that my laptop use to have 3 or 4 hours of batter, not it only has 1 hour and 40 minutes if im lucky :S.... why does this happen :S.....

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