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Questions about the battery life on elementary OS

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elementary OS Loki - Horrible battery life

Well, I have to say, the battery life from my Acer laptop while using the elementary OS is horrible, while on a full charge, it says it has around 2~3h to discharge while using Debian without tlp, ...
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Booting to blank screen eOS 5.1

When booting up my laptop from power off or hibernated state I am booted into a black screen with a small white under-score in the top left. Nothing proceeds to happen. To work around this I power ...
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Battery not detected on Live Juno

I would love to switch to elementaryOS Juno, so I tried a live version on USB. Unfortunately, it seems like eOS doesn't detect my battery, so I don't have a battery icon and I don't have battery ...
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How to improve battery life on MBP 2015?

I really like elementary os, i installed it on my 15" MBP 2015 -- however the battery life is pretty bad. I get about 3 hours maximum if i'm lucky -- this is much less than the 10 hours i'm used to on ...
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Battery icon is missing from top wingpanel

Just like what the title said. I dual booted elementary OS Loki and realized that the battery icon has gone missing... I've tried reinstalling everything, but it still does not show up. I'm using a ...
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Elementary OS Shuts Down when Battery reaches 30%

I'm using 5.1.7 Hera in a Toshiba Satellite C850-I0015.I've had a battery replacement 6 months ago and it was working properly.But,from yesterday,it started to behave like this.Please help me as fast ...
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4 hours battery on brand new Huawei Matebook X Pro 2020

I am getting 4 hours tops on my battery on my brand new Huawei Matebook X Pro 2020 i5 with Intel UHD graphics and Nvidia Geforce MX250 All i have done so far is installing the Nvidia 440.59 driver ...
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Battery Tray Icon on XFCE

I installed XFCE because I wanted to eliminate the horizontal taskbar. The problem now is that I can not add a battery indicator. Does anyone know how?
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No keyboard if I unplug the charger on my netbook

when I unplug my netbook, I can use my keyboard. I can write my password on login screen, but nothing on the softwares (firefox, mail etc...) I must close and open the session for my keyboard is OK I'...
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Battery Indicator Not Appearing Surface Book 2

I just installed Elementary Hera 5.1.3. This is my system config: I have also tried installing this: https://github.com/jakeday/linux-surface But it didn't help. Did I do something wrong?
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Is there an equivalent to the “system cooling policy” in win10 which allows me to disable active cooling while running on battery?

yesterday I've setup my notebook with the latest elementaryOS and I'm very happy with it apart from one thing. Given that my notebook's battery isn't the best I was a great fan of the "system cooling ...
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Is it possible to improve Battery life & Overheat?

I am concerned and really disappointed because battery consumption is much more higher than Windows 10 and heat from processor area is worrying and disturbing, same usage, web browsing. Elementary OS "...