Microsoft examining Windows 7 battery woes

Microsoft examining Windows 7 battery woes.

[newsimage][/newsimage]After months of complaints that Windows 7 prematurely warns of dying notebook batteries, Microsoft is looking into the matter.

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I just bought a Gateway netbook with Windows 7 Starter. Six (6) cell battery with 8 hours of juice. So far so good. It seems to be reporting accurately. First time using Win7. Looks nice. Starter sucks balls though. I hate crippled hard/software.

I’m running Windows 7 home on a new laptop and haven’t seen any battery issues either. Hopefully it stays that way…