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Chapter 1. Unleash Your Computer’s Poten... > Make your computer more energy effic...

#8. Make your computer more energy efficient

You can change the power settings on your computer to increase the battery life of your portable computer or reduce the energy consumption of your desktop computer. The available power settings depend on the hardware installed on your computer.

When changing power options, you can select a power scheme, which is a collection of settings that manage the power your computer uses.


  

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