Windows 7 Tip of the Week: Get a Free Power Efficiency Report for Your PC

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  1. News

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    Windows 7 includes a little-known command line utility called powercfg.exe that can, among other things, provide you with a power efficiency diagnostics report that details which applications, processes, and drivers are wrecking havoc with your PC's power management capabilities.

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    My God! And he is an !expert"
    That is a sledgehammer to crack a nut.
    There is a gui interface in Windows 7, which can open this feature, and several other diagnostic features.
    Open the Control panel (icon view). Select trouble shooting. Under "System and Security, select "Improve Power Outage"
     

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