(11 February 2013)
Bug fix: HDD temperature was
not being displayed on some systems.
Bug fix: Statistical time
calculation could be locked at 0:00 time.
Updated Intel CPU list,
includes latest Q1'13 Intel Core i Series and
also Celeron and Pentium CPUs.
(03 December 2012)
Quick Fix: CPU Temperature was not being displayed on some systems
(02 December 2012)
Improved startup time, up to
4x faster now.
Improved estimated time
algorithm, it's now more accurate.
Bugfix: In Windows 8, the
remaining time to suspend was being incorrectly
Bugfix: The detailed stats
were not being properly updated.
Bugfix: A crash occured when
an external HDD was disconnected from USB.
(24 September 2012)
monitoring module: More CPUs and HDD are now
Added credits text box in
the About panel.
The program will now close
existing intances at startup, in order to
restore the hiding icon.
Minor visual tweaks, new
context menu item: Link to Facebook page.
Major bugfixes and
Updated Intel CPU list,
includes 3rd Gen Intel Core.
(09 July 2012)
Audio Notifications. To activate go to "Settings->
File with Intel CPU Tjmax
(07 March 2012)
Quick-fix: CPU temperature
readings for Intel Core i3 were reading higher
Quick-fix: An error window
would popup when resuming from standby on some
Quick-fix: In some systems
the program would crash if it failed to obtain
the HDD temperature.
(05 March 2012)
Internal Core Engine. Memory optimization for
faster and more stable platform.
Fixed long term execution issues, such as icon
disappearing or random errors after a few days.
Updated the Intel TJunction file, now all Intel
Core/Atom/i (1st and 2nd gen) series CPUs are
Fixed the popup quick info blinking bug.
Fixed bugs in CPU and HDD temperature reading.
Fixed a bug that caused the program to run twice
after the auto-update.
Numerous under the hood bug fixes.
(08 December 2011)
Fixed a bug that caused the
uninstall process to fail.
(21 August 2011)
Fixed a critical bug which
caused a crash when shutting down the program
with Windows XP.
Fixed a bug related to the
power schemes numbering in Windows XP, which
caused a crash.
Improved tutorial on how to
perform a battery calibration, available on the
Optimized startup time, it's
now up to 50% faster.
Reduced Quickinfo Popup
display delay, it's now snapier.
Updater will now install
Major releases with the program Installer.
Fixed minor translation
in Service Pause/Resume with delayed activation,
resulting in better performance.
compatibility issue with Granola software that
caused a crash when hovering the cursor over the
memory leak bug that caused a crash after some
hours of usage.
critical bug that crashed the program at
temperature reading mechanism for hard-drive.
error report system.
(02 September 2010)
New settings panel with improved design and
Automatically disable the Windows Sidebar /
Gadgets in battery mode.
It's now possible to bypass the UAC limitations
and run always in Administrator mode.
More settings configurable for even more
Czech, Dutch and Polish.
performance: 33% less memory consumption and
reduced CPU usage.
Improvement: Full control
over the discharge cycles statistics.
Improvement: Improvements in
the service pausing/resuming system, it now
prevents service resuming in battery mode.
Improvement: Full support
for every Intel Core and Atom series, latest
Core i Series included.
Improvement: New system for
calculating the Intel CPU temperatures, based on
an editable CSV file.
Improvement: Better support
for large dpi fonts (120dpi), especially in the
Extensive bug fixing and
other light improvements.
(15 June 2010)
Bugfix: A crash could occur
in systems with UAC activated.
Bugfix: HDD temperature
reading reported non real values in some cases.
(31 March 2010)
remaining estimation is now relative to the
percentage at which the computer goes to sleep
Improvement: New backup system for the
program data files which allow a recovery in
case of corrupted information.
Bugfix: A crash could occur in Windows XP
systems with custom power plans.
Several other bugfixes.
(04 February 2010)
New feature: Hard Drive
New feature: Quick Info
popup, Aero style, replacing the default
New feature: Access to power
plans switching with a left click tray menu.
Danish, Italian and Russian.
Improvement: Main window and popup are now
placed according to taskbar orientation and
Improvement: Better statistical time
calculation thanks to correct standby/hibernate
Improvement: It now shows the battery
manufacturer and model name.
Improvement on the update process, no need to
download an aux file.
Bugfix: Installer stalled at "extracting main
files" on accounts with special characters.
Minor bugfixes and UI improvements.
0.9.7.7 (20 November 2009)
Quick fix: A crash occurred
when setting the "hide energy icon" with
Quick fix: The current power
plan in the tray menu was not refreshed if the
plan changed outside the program.
0.9.7.6 (20 November 2009)
New feature: Manual power
plan change in the tray menu.
New feature: Launch the
Windows Energy options in the tray menu.
New feature: User can hide
the windows default energy icon.
New feature: Configurable
low and critical battery level notifications.
Options panel rearranged.
Bugfix: Estimated time was reset to zero when
the laptop was plugged in.
Bugfix: Updater was launched twice.
(28 September 2009)
Quick fix for temperature readings showing
non real values with some old Intel CPUs.
0.9.7.2 (28 September
New feature: New and
improved error report system.
Added support for redundat (backup) update
Bugfix: Increased the maximum allowed value
for the manual discharge cycles adjustment.
Bugfix: When the user confirms a full
discharge, all registered percentages until that
moment are reset.
Bugfix: Fixed temperature readings for the
Intel Atom CPU (commonly used in NetBooks) and
every 45nm CPU (Penryn).
Minor performance optimizations and bugfixes.
New feature: Temperature
readings now supported in Fahrenheit degrees.
New feature: New tray menu.
Help menu working and linked to the website FAQ.
Bug fix: In some cases, the statistical
remaining time calculation option was activated
automatically when running on battery.
Bug fix: An error could occur while trying to
disable Windows Aero automatically.
Minor corrections and minor interface changes.
New feature: Power plan
automatic switching is now supported in Windows
New feature: The program now
registers all the discharge cycles performed.
Modification: The statistical remaining time
calculation is no longer restricted to the
laptops that do not show the remaining time
natively. Now all users can use this feature.
Bug fix: A crash occurs when the user did not
select one power plan and the power plan
auto-switching option is active.
Bug fix: Sometimes the program crashed while
trying to set the orange icon.
Improvements made in the interface relative to
when the target discharge cycles count is
Minor internationalization corrections.
IMPORTANT: Users with versions
prior to 0.9.6.3 who try to update to version
will not be able to do it. These users
must uninstall the program and install manually
from the installer present in the website.
Improvements in the CPU temperature readings,
in Intel CPU's. Now it reads directly from the
Bug fix: A crash occurred when only one power
plan was selected.
Bug fix: The custom power
plans name was shown incorrectly.
Automatic power plan switching according to the
power state. (Windows Vista or higher only)
Minor update: Changelog page is shown after the
Minor update: Textual fixes.
Bug fix: When a discharge cycle was performed,
in the advanced options, the current cycles was
Bug fix: The "battery fully charged" popup was
shown when the battery was removed.
Bug fix: Battery values which are unreal are no
Multi-Language implemented, now we have
English too and other languages are expansible.
Discharge cycles algorithm rewritten.
All previous versions information is
available in Portuguese only.
You may still use
this automatic Google translation if you