Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: New Netbook

19 Jul 2010   #1
TheIceman6

Windows 7 - Ultimate
 
 
New Netbook

Hello guys.

I've bought a new netbook. My Question is do I need to keep the Adapter Plugged in ? or can I remove it when the battery if fully charged?

Because I read somewhere that's better for the battery life to keep the adapter on all the time.

Sorry if this is not the right section!


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
19 Jul 2010   #2
Kirsch

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

If the battery is charged, you can remove the adapter. Once the battery gets low, it will start warning you and telling you to plug it in. Then you should plug it in.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Jul 2010   #3
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

To prolong the life of a computer battery, it should be almost drained on a frequent basis. If this is not done the battery "forgets" how much is a full charge and it will begin requiring a charge more and more frequently. I have known this for quite a while. However, it is confirmed,below

http://www.goarticles.com/cgi-bin/showa.cgi?C=1102212
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

19 Jul 2010   #4
DeaconFrost

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

I wouldn't unplug it for the sake of unplugging it though. If you are using it on a desk where you can plug it in, do it. If you need to take it somewhere where you will be moving around or not near a plug, you can do that as well. As a general rules with my laptops, they stay plugged in as much as possible.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Jul 2010   #5
TheIceman6

Windows 7 - Ultimate
 
 

OK Thanks guys, this is what I was looking for
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 New Netbook




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Netbook OS low RAM
Hey guys, I have this netbook which is a awesome lappy, really well built and great netbook and i love it. Its a Acer Aspire One AOD27. The only issue is ofcourse is RAM. It had stock of 1GB and I upgraded to 2GB. Windows 7 is quite slow, not the best response times. I need a windows...
General Discussion
Whahe netbook has Squaretrade t if my netbook gets stolen on vacation?
Is there a type of in surance that I can buy?
General Discussion
How do i get ie9 to use the gpu on my netbook
Ie9 using software rendering on my netbook. How can i get ie9 to use Intel(R) Graphics Media Accelerator 3150 on my toshiba nb305 netbook? thanks
Browsers & Mail
Netbook +
Hopefully this is the right forum to request hardware suggestions. I am looking at getting a second machine that is more mobile than my ASUS N61JQ-A1. These are the two models I am considering. Are there any others in this price range I might consider?? They are both under $600 Asus Eee...
Hardware & Devices
Netbook very Hot
i don't know if this is the right place to post this but my lil netbook seems to be running quite hot, ive had it since boxing day, and other than that, she hasnt faultered. its on a flat surface, a table to be exact xD any ideas guys? :)
Performance & Maintenance
Which Netbook?
I am looking for a netbook (as cheap as possible) with the following min specs: - 10" Screen - 1gb Ram Does anyone know of any good ones? I dont mind buying a refurbished one :) Any advice would be great.
Hardware & Devices


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 19:27.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App