Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 8th Feb 2010 23:55 UTC
Windows The past few weeks or so, there's been a lot of interest in a supposed battery status report bug in Windows 7. After installing Windows 7, some users reported seeing "consider replacing your battery"-warnings in systems that appeared to be operating just fine on Windows XP or Vista. After extensive research, Steven Sinofsky has now explained on the Engineering 7 blog that the fault is not with Windows 7 - it really, really is your battery.
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RE: Recommendations
by Invincible Cow on Tue 9th Feb 2010 18:53 UTC in reply to "Recommendations"
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As you can see from the comments, for some people, the very same battery that suddenly runs down to 20 minutes with Windows 7 still runs 60 minutes with XP or Vista on the same computer.

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