Are you having battery
problems in your Windows 7 laptop or netbook?
Does your laptop
mysteriously shut itself off, as if it were abruptly unplugged from
Software Candy makes it easy for you to work around these problems with
Simply download and install Win7BatteryFix
and you may be able to get relief from a problem reported recently by
so many users.
What are those "Windows 7
Battery Problems" and what does Win7BatteryFix
Microsoft has a support forum with a thread
dedicated to the "consider
replacing your battery" error in Windows 7. That thread started in June
2009, and it's still going strong... Users' complaints range
from reporting decreased battery life when running Windows 7 (compared
to Windows XP), while others believe Windows 7 has actually
reduced their battery's capacity.
On one hand, Microsoft said it is looking
these problems, claiming a week later
reported problems don't lie within Windows 7.
On the other hand, users dispute Microsoft's explanation of
the Windows 7
battery problems, as reported in this news article
in March 2010 Microsoft published a Knowledge
that points to BIOS updates LG laptops that will
fix false “battery is low” reports.
If your laptop is not LG and you are experiencing the problems
described above, you may be interested in a "fix", suggested by Microsoft MVPs
other users. This is not purely a fix but rather a workaround:
-setdcvalueindex SCHEME_CURRENT SUB_BATTERY BATACTIONCRIT 0
essentially does is tell Windows to do nothing upon detecting a battery
with critical charge:
If you feel uncomfortable, however, with command line syntax in an
"elevated command console" (especially when the suggestion doesn't
include instructions how to undo the fix if needed), Software
the right solution for you:
With a few clicks wizard, Win7BatteryFix
automatically install this workaround for your current power scheme. If
at some point you want to undo this fix, Win7BatteryFix
also automatically uninstall it for your current
: In the current version of Win7BatteryFix
make sure that the current power scheme before uninstalling
this product is the same power scheme that was current when you
installed it. Future versions may have the ability to take
care of this
for you automatically.
note that by making this convenient tool available to you, Software
necessarily contradict Microsoft's statements nor does Software Candy
claim to be solving
all types of battery problems. Win7BatteryFix
serves as a user-friendly wrapper around the above described elevated
As with all Software Candy products, Win7BatteryFix
is completely free of any viruses or spyware (digitally signed for
authenticity and integrity) and is well tested for its advertised
To Software Candy’s Win7BatteryFix
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By purchasing this product, you receive 12 downloads for 365
days (whichever expires first). In effect, this gives you up to 12
FREE upgrades for one year. If you purchased this product, remember
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Note: Unless otherwise noted (in the compatibility list below), this software is compatible with
the 32-bit version of Windows. Download this FREE tool
to check whether your Windows is 32-bit or 64-bit.