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grant614 10-20-2009 02:32 AM

Leaving Macbook Pro connected to charger
 
Will leaving the Macbook Pro connected to the battery charger after battery fully charged damage the battery or lessen its life?

Kevin6432 10-20-2009 03:25 AM

Absolutely not. But be sure to unplug it AT LEAST once a month and let it completely drain. (I recommend doing it once a week) You can plug it in while it's charged all you want, just make sure you use your laptop as it was designed (a portable computer) every once and a while, and you should be fine.

I've used my battery a lot.. ~500 charge cycles and have had my battery for almost 2 and a half years and I still have 72% health. :)

Collin Bl 10-20-2009 03:50 AM

And a good idea to read this article

Eric559 10-20-2009 04:22 AM

This link too!

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