Closed Good to drain battery? Tags: Battery Laptops Power Last response: December 28, 2012 9:41 AM in Laptop Tech Support Share computernewb a b D Laptop December 27, 2012 9:36:21 PM hi. i usually keep my laptop on my desk and have the power cord plugged in. I was wondering if its good to drain the battery once in a while? does it extend the battery life? or does it not matter thanks! More about : good drain battery Best solution PaulWilson1965 December 27, 2012 10:22:01 PM computernewb said:hi. i usually keep my laptop on my desk and have the power cord plugged in. I was wondering if its good to drain the battery once in a while? does it extend the battery life? or does it not matter thanks! I guess it is not recommended to completely drained lithium ion battery. I may be wrong but this is what i got from an article where i bought my battery https://www.richbattery.com/Key-Tips-to-keep-the-batter... Share dextermat a b D Laptop December 27, 2012 10:42:50 PM +1 PaulWilson196 Some say its good other say it's not a good think My experience: I drained a few battery when I started repairing laptops: mos of them kept charge for about 30 -45 min. Once drained some of them died while other where ok but didn't keep charge any longer. So I advise against it. Score 0 Related resources Intel DG33FB Motherboard CMOS battery drain issue. - Forum Can improperly seated sound card drain CMOS battery? - Forum lenovo flex 2 battery drain - Forum Battery drain after SSD install on Samsung Laptop - Forum ultimate battery drain - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer computernewb a b D Laptop December 27, 2012 11:00:51 PM Best answer selected by computernewb. Score 0 Maziar a c 244 D Laptop December 28, 2012 9:41:58 AM This topic has been closed by Maziar Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Unknown circuit or something causing battery drain. Sporatic Forum Horrible battery drain in laptop Forum Black Screen (tried battery drain already) Forum Best battery drain Forum Usb ports not working after reboot, but if I let the laptop battery drain and th Forum Does the i7 drain the battery faster than i5 Forum Bluetooth Headphones - Battery Drain? Forum battery drain Forum Resolution versus Battery Drain Forum V600 and bluetooth battery drain Forum CMOS battery drain Forum SolvedHP battery draining TOO fast Forum SolvedToshiba laptop drains battery life quickly but stops draining at about 5 % Forum NiMh batteries drain too quickly Forum Solvedhi there, I have this emachine notebook for like 3 years now. There was one instance that i drained out the battery and it st Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptop Tech Support categories Windows Configuration !