How should I take care of my battery?

Each battery unit contains a monitoring processor which operates automatically and standalone—without any interaction by the computer. It observes the battery and tries to operate it at such conditions that lifetime is extended as long as possible. For this reason, regular care and maintenance is not necessary for up-to-date batteries. The battery can neither be overcharged, nor deeply discharged, because the processor prevents this. Nevertheless, you should consider the following handling rules on which the battery processor can have no influence:

In case you are operating a mobile computer with permanent connection to a power supply, it is nevertheless not recommended to remove the battery to protect it, if this is possible with your model. Apple computers will run with only half the speed after that. For further information, please consult the web pages of Apple.