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Old 08-07-2007, 08:48 AM   #1
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Display battery life in percentage?

I was wondering if anyone came up with a hack to display the battery life in percentage rather than bars?
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Old 08-07-2007, 08:51 AM   #2
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Someone tried that a while ago and discovered that the operating system function which returns the battery life only does so in 25% "steps", so you can't get any better "resolution" than that displayed by the battery meter.
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Old 08-07-2007, 09:14 AM   #3
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*bummer*

Thanks for the explanation though.
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Old 08-07-2007, 10:46 AM   #4
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Yep, I did try it and like Harry said only 25% steps.
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Old 08-07-2007, 11:27 AM   #5
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Thanks, Diablo - I couldn't remember who it was that had tried it.
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Doesn't mean it's impossible. I'm no coding guru.
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