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About the charging adapter?


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Will leaving the charging cord in my Mac at all times have any effect on my Mac's overall battery life? should leave it unplugged until its close to dead?

I gott say, going from a HP Pavilion dv6000 which had a battery life (on power safe) of MAYBE 35min (assuming no major programs are running) to a computer that I can use unplugged practically all day. Maybe even the next day is just ..... awsome !!


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Welcome aboard. Here is what apple has to say about your question:

Apple - Batteries - Notebooks

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That answered my question. Thank you.
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