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Is there any command line tool to check laptop battery power on Windows ?

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Take a look on Rob van der Woude's website here for a potentially useful script you can run from the command line. The script uses WMIC and works with XP upwards. Full credit to this guy, looks like a pretty nifty piece of work.

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This works great in Xp.. It calculates runtime left and capacity..works for me!! –  iceman Jan 19 '10 at 21:44
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