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tablet_care_guide [2018/08/03 09:54]
abrashear [Prolonging Battery Life] Remove suggestion to turn off the wireless.
tablet_care_guide [2018/08/03 10:27] (current)
abrashear [Prolonging Battery Life] Move away from suggesting Mobility Center. Point to battery icon & add gif.
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 ===== Prolonging Battery Life ===== ===== Prolonging Battery Life =====
-Running your tablet at maximum brightness can increase load on the battery. You can lower the screen brightness by launching ​the Windows Mobility Center with the shortcut Windows+X then B and adjusting ​the brightness slider ​as desired.+Two easy ways to improve ​battery ​life are to lower the screen brightness ​or to put the system into power save mode. You can do either of these by clicking ​the battery icon in the system tray. Brightness is adjusted by clicking ​the brightness ​tile. You adjust power saving using the slider.
  
-To greatly extend your battery life, you can force your computer to limit its resource use. To do this, open the Windows Mobility Center (Windows+X then B) and under the battery gauge, change the power mode to Power Saver. Note that this will reduce overall system performance in order to increase battery life.+{{::​adjust_brightness_and_power_saving.gif?​nolink|}}
  
 You can also improve your battery life by closing applications you are not using. Generally speaking, running fewer applications results in longer battery life. This is not true in all cases, but may help. You can also improve your battery life by closing applications you are not using. Generally speaking, running fewer applications results in longer battery life. This is not true in all cases, but may help.
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