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Any tips or software to increase battery life? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Tips to extend battery life for laptops and notebooks When I use Windows my battery is giving about 4.30 hours backup, but on Ubuntu it gets discharged in 1.30 to 2.00 ...
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Is there a program to charge/discharge the battery automatically without the need to unplug the ac adapter everytime?

I want to give some life to my old laptop, and recalibrate the battery (old now). When reading around on forums, the common info is to turn on the PC, drain the batt, even from Bios, and then recharge ...
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How can I get notification when my laptop battery gets fully charged?

Sometimes my charger remains plugged into laptop even after charging is complete. Is there a way to get a pop-up message/notification when my battery gets full due to charging or is there any ...
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Is there any utility to check whether my laptop battery is in healthy condition or not?

Is there any utility available on Ubuntu to check whether laptop battery is in healthy condition or not?