Satellite U200: What's the best way to use a battery?

Sorry to ask a stupid question but the U200 is my first laptop ever. OK, I already did what most PC magazines will tell you, that is to say completely charge the battery then run until the process of vacuum and then repeat two or three times, it's supposed to get all the cells in the battery operation.

Now, what is the best thing to do, exercise like that or do I have to wait until the battery is half empty or so & then connect the charger?
I think that it is not good to run the laptop with a full battery & charger connected, until guy do you say when you want to use your laptop for 6 hours or more?



> believe that it is not good to run the laptop with a full battery & charger permanently connected.

Well, the new generation of portable and battery allows to use the battery and the power adapter at the same time.
There are no bad effect memory with batteries at the beginning!

So my laptop is connected to the power supply and the battery is still connected.
It has no negative influence on the performance of the battery. But you should know that there is a limit of battery charge.
After that all 500times completely procedures of load and discharge, the battery will slowly discharge performance. This is nothing unusual.

PS: Note: in the instructions you will find useful tips and information about how to manage the battery!

Best regards

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