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PowerBook 12" Battery - best practice...?

Update:10-11Source: network consolidation
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Hi guys,
I am about to order a new PowerBook 12" battery from Apple, and would like some best practice pointers to keep this one running well for as long as possible. My current one lasted nearly 4 and a half years...and now depletes within a few minutes.
So...should I initially charge it for a certain time? Not use it for the first charge? How about subsequent charges? OK to use plugged into an outlet while the battery has full charge?
Any and all pointers would be greatly appreciated.

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Hi, Zak. Read the links I posted here. They will tell you everything you need to know and more.
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