Vista Battery Saver beta

Vista Battery Saver beta

Average User Rating:
3.3
out of 7 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2
  • Total Downloads:
    18,935
  • Date Added:
    Jul. 30, 2007
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    910KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    6
  • Platform:
    Windows

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3 stars

"Helps with battery life, when it behaves"

September 15, 2007  |  By percussiveness

 |  Version: Vista Battery Saver beta 2

Pros

It really does help with battery life, and it doesn't take up much hard drive space or memory. The little icon in the tray is unobtrusive, and the interface is intuitive and easy to use.

Cons

I plug in and unplug my laptop a lot, and it starts getting a little screwy after I do that too often. Some of the odd behaviors (which only happen on occasion):

- Instead of hiding the sidebar, it eliminates that portion of the screen, and the rest of the screen stretches to fill in

- It fails to re-activate Aero or the sidebar (or both) upon being plugged in

- The sidebar disappears for a while, then reappears upon being unplugged or plugged in

Again, these are occasional occurrences, but it happens enough to be annoying. I simply made a shortcut and only run the program when I'm on battery. The power savings are worth the effort. Hopefully they'll work out the bugs soon (it is beta, after all).

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3 stars

"It doesn't work with Vista Home Premium."

September 08, 2007  |  By botchogsky

 |  Version: Vista Battery Saver beta 2

Pros

It was a novel software to have, and it really does what it says it would. Plus the icon is cute.

Cons

I downloaded and ran this software when I had my laptop plugged without the battery. When I was running the computer solely on battery, it gave a prompt, saying that it does not work with Home Premium and that it would temporarily change to Home Basic until I terminated it. When I exited the program, my Vista reverted back to Home Premium.

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1 stars

"Doesn't work with Vista Home Basic"

August 05, 2007  |  By fjbarone

 |  Version: Vista Battery Saver beta 2

Pros

Sounded like a great program based on CNet and user reviews...

Cons

Is incompatible with Microsoft Vista Home Basic.

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5 stars

"My Vista notebook earned twice as much time with the same battery."

August 04, 2007

 |  Version: Vista Battery Saver beta 2

Pros

Now I can use the Vista notebook for at least 2 hours without been worried about pluging any energy cable.

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3 stars

"does wat it says it does"

August 03, 2007  |  By jamesbond1323

 |  Version: Vista Battery Saver beta 2

Pros

it saves some battery by turning off certain vista features when you use batter

Cons

its unneeded you can customize most of the features using the advanced options in the battery options section of the control panel

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4 stars

"very good"

August 02, 2007  |  By mejuju

 |  Version: Vista Battery Saver beta 2

Pros

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4 stars

"amazing"

August 02, 2007  |  By goldmagician

 |  Version: Vista Battery Saver beta 2

Pros

thanks

Cons

good

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 2
New Product.
General
Publisher Tamir Khason
Publisher web site http://dedjo.blogspot.com/
Release Date July 30, 2007
Date Added July 30, 2007
Version 2
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory System Utilities
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows, Windows Vista
Additional Requirements Windows Vista
Download Information
File Size 910KB
File Name VistaBatterySaverSetup.msi
Popularity
Total Downloads 18,935
Downloads Last Week 6
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License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free
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