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ReadMe1004.txt 2011-04-05 3.3 kB 22 weekly downloads
BatteryMonitor1004.msi 2011-04-05 598.0 kB 11 weekly downloads
readme.txt 2010-11-07 3.0 kB 11 weekly downloads
BatteryMonitor.msi 2010-11-07 485.9 kB 66 weekly downloads
myBatteryMonitor.zipx 2010-11-07 2.1 MB 22 weekly downloads
*********************************************************************** ** myBatteryMonitor - by Mad Dog Apps - mad_dog1979@live.com ** *********************************************************************** This application was written to overcome the Windows 7 bug where the built in Battery Low notification was not functioning correctly. Normally, when reaching a certain level Windows would notify you that you should plug the power supply in or shutdown the computer. Instead, Windows 7 skipped this step and will automatically perform the designated sleep/hibernate/shutdown task at the appropriate battery level. *********************************************************************** Installation: - Installed in c:\program files\Mad Dog Apps *********************************************************************** Features/Usage: - Tray Icon which changes depending on the power/battery status - Tray Icon flashes whilst battery is below user-designated alert level - Bubble notification and alarm sound when battery reaches alert level - User-selectable alert level (5-95% in 5% increments) - System-tray Menu (right-click) or Small Window (double-click) options - Click the bubble notification to acknowledge alarm status - Window snaps to just above/beside System Tray - User-selected alert level saved in registry - Text Icon: - Green: Plugged In/Charging - Orange: Using Battery and Battery Level > Alert Level - Red: Using Battery and Battery Level < Alert Level *********************************************************************** Change Log: v1.0.0.4 - Changed text colour to orange whilst using battery and battery level greater than alert level. Red text when below alert level. v1.0.0.3 - Added option to display battery level as text or icon in sys tray - Green text when plugged in - Red text when using battery v1.0.0.2 - Moved menu items to main sys tray menu. Removed some icons - Added option to also show an Alert Window as well as the bubble. - Changed System Tray Icons - Change Power Scheme menu added (Win7 defaults 'High Performance','Balanced','Power Saver' only) v1.0.0.1 - Added readme file to system tray menu - Added menu item to enable/disable startup with Windows (via HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run) - Refresh time changed to 1 sec (previously 5 secs) - Window now follows the taskbar location properly - Low Battery sound & warning appears every 30 seconds unless warning is clicked - Low Battery icon stops flashing once power plugged back in *********************************************************************** Operating Systems Support: - Windows 7 (32-bit Tested) - Windows Vista (Untested) - Windows 2008 Server - Unknown - Other versions of Windows (XP, ME, 98, 95) - NOT SUPPORTED *********************************************************************** This applicaton is provided as-is with no warranty or guarantee. Please feel free to provide feedback or feature requests via the email address at the top of this file. Thankyou ***********************************************************************
Source: ReadMe1004.txt, updated 2011-04-05