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The battery lasts only 30 minutes

\015 3 month old lap top battery lasts only 30 minutes. Is there any way this can be improved? It has been like this since I bought it.\015

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No there is no way to improve it. Sounds like you bought one with a semi bad cell. If you were given a warranty with your purchase (very doubtful) then you should get an exchange.
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