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How can I change the Battery Management settings in my Laptop? I used to have a Windows installed and in that, the battery management program (for the sake of battery health) had the charging limited to 60%. Now I'm on Ubuntu and what should I do to change it?

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You should take a look at tp_smapi, although the tool is made for thinkpads I've heard stories about people being able to use it on other brands as well. Here is some extra info on thinkwiki: http://www.thinkwiki.org/wiki/Tp_smapi

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tp_smapi is only for certain ThinkPad laptops. How do you know this applies to the machine of the OP? –  gertvdijk Jan 14 at 16:28
    
"although the tool is made for thinkpads I've heard stories about people being able to use it on other brands as well." I never implied that this is works on this laptop model. I just suggested because it might work. –  Sofa Jan 23 at 8:36
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Charging limits depend upon your vendor.But if you would like to save power and prevent overheating problems,you could install a panel app called CPUfreq.

sudo apt-get install indicator-cpufreq

Now,all you have to do is type

indicator-cpufreq

in the terminal to launch it for the first time.Once started,choose the powersave option.

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