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Subject: Re: Battery life preservation during work breaks
From: Brent Geery (
Date: 2003-08-21

On Thu, 21 Aug 2003 15:46:50 -0400, "Brian Wolven"
<> wrote:

> Eriq Jaffe wrote:
> > I'm pretty sure that leaving it on pause takes up less power, as the
> > initial power-up is somehwat draining.
> I seem to recall a post a while back that said that turning it off was
> preferable for any pause time over a minute or so. Am I imagining things
> (again), or was that indeed the case? And has anything changed regarding
> power consumption since then?

More like 10 seconds. This is in the FAQ, IIRK.

BRENT - The Usenet typo king. :)

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