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    Hate Microsoft Ads

    I heard Family guy was going to do a Win7 ad... Anyway, not my point. My point is I ruddy hate the PC Word - Windows 7 ad where they say it increases battery life. How? I mean if my linux laptop runs for 4 hrs on battery surely it would be the same? Or does it come with a min generator? Also does my pc's battery life increase?

    Sorry to rant, just that ad seems to be following me.

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    You mean like attached ...........
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    No...Nooo... NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO...

    yer did notice it on the homepage... neally cried.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pooley View Post
    You mean like attached ...........
    haha On my vacancy thread lol, for anyone (that reads that thread) yes we will have Windows 7 very soon

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    Quote Originally Posted by matt40k View Post
    where they say it increases battery life. How? I mean if my linux laptop runs for 4 hrs on battery surely it would be the same? Or does it come with a min generator?
    I'd imagine the comparison is with Vista, and they'll say that Win7 does a better job of managing the power to peripherals and components to shut them off when not required to save juice.

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    Windows (XP and 7) both run for longer on this laptop than when I boot to ubuntu.

    Going to do a complete reinstall of the ubuntu partition on Monday with the x64 9.10 so will see if that makes any difference.

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    Quote Originally Posted by RabbieBurns View Post


    Windows (XP and 7) both run for longer on this laptop than when I boot to ubuntu.

    Going to do a complete reinstall of the ubuntu partition on Monday with the x64 9.10 so will see if that makes any difference.
    Is that a NC10 six cell? would be interested to know how 9.10 does

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    its a sony vaio TZ 11"

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