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Re: Battery life recovery - Everyone suggesting battery full drains, *read this*

On Fri, 14 Feb 2003 11:13, Ross Burton wrote:
> Doh, IBM ThinkPad X22.
> Would it be safe to remove the battery whilst on? I don't fancy having
> to shutdown/startup twice a day!

I've tried that on several models of Thinkpad and friends have tried it on 
several other models.  All the test results show that this is not a problem 
for a Thinkpad.

However it could be doing some harm that's not obvious, and other laptops 
could operate in a different manner.

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