Having problems with your HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook ?

Battery doesn't hold a charge

\015 My fully charged battery dropped from 100% power down to 53% in about 14 minutes, and then down to 4% in less than one minute from that\015

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IT REALLY DEPENDS WHAT YOU ARE RUNNING PROGRAM, SIDEBARS, WIRELESS, GRAPHICS,INTERNET, MISC. STUFF, THE BATTERY LIFE WILL GO DOWN FAST.
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\015\012GO INTO CONTROL PANEL AND OPEN THE FOLLOWING FOLDER CALLED POWER OPTIONS
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\015\012THIS IS THE FIRST PLACE TO START.
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\015\012MAY HAVE FIND PROGRAM THAT LIMITS THE TYPE OF PROGRAMS RUNNING IN THE SYSTEM TO CUT DOWN ON BATTERY USE.
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\015\012LOOK IN MSCONFIG.
\015\012CAN HELP WITH STARTUP
\015\012OTHER PROGRAMS YOU DIDNT KNOW IS RUNNING
\015\012BACKGROUND SOFTWARE
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\015\012LOOKING IN THE CONTROL PANEL AND SELECT PERFORMANCE INFORMATION
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\015\012PERSONIZATION
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\015\012RUNNING ALL THE SCREEN SAVERS, BITMAP CONVERTIONS, WINDOW THEME, DESKTOP BACKGROUND,
\015\012WINDOWS COLOR AND APPEARANCES, GO BACK TO WINDOWS BASIC OPERATION AND ORIGINAL SETTINGS SAVES THE MOST POWER.
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\015\012HERE IS ANOTHER PROGRAM I FOUND TO WORK VERY WELL WITH VISTA IT IS CALLED
\015\012WINPATROL FIND IT AT WWW.WINPATROL.COM
\015\012IT PUTS EVERYTHING WHERE IT NEEDS TO GO AND YOU MAY MOVE THING OUT OF THE STARTUP MENU TO WHAT THEY CALL DELAYED START UP AND YOU PUT THING YOU DONT WANT THE FIRST TO BOOT BUT NEED LATER ON.
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\015\012RODGANDYSR
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