It is important to condition (fully discharge and then fully
charge) the battery every two to three weeks. Failure to do so may
significantly shorten the battery's life (this does not apply to
Li-Ion batteries, which do not require conditioning). To discharge,
simply run your device under the battery's power until it shuts
down or until you get a low battery warning. Then recharge the
battery as instructed in your user's manual.
When charging the Laptop Battery for the first time your charging
device may indicate that charging is complete after just 10 or 15
minutes. This is a normal phenomenon with rechargeable batteries.
Simply remove the battery from the charging device and repeat the
Your new battery comes in a discharged condition and must be
charged before use. Upon initial use (or after prolonged storage
period) the battery may require two to three charge/discharge
cycles before achieving maximum capacity.
If the replacement battery will not be in use for a month or
longer, it is recommended that it be removed from the device and
stored in a cool, dry, clean place.
It is normal for a battery to become warm during charging and
A charged battery will eventually lose its charge if unused. It may
therefore be necessary to recharge the battery after a storage