A handy battery management tool that plays an alert when your battery is running low
That’s why Battery4Life could find a place on many Windows systems out there, providing very simple yet effective tools to let you know when you’re running out of battery.
There’s nothing too complicated about this program and this can only be good news for beginners who don’t want to waste too much time setting up its features.
It all comes down to a very simple interface with minimum options, all of them concerning the notifications that shall be displayed once the battery reaches a predefined level.
With an icon in the System Tray to help you see battery level at any given moment, Battery4Life lets you issue an audio notification once the battery reaches a user-defined level, with a second visual alert, called “Big Red Screen” to inform you when the laptop is about to be shut down.
There are no other configuration settings beside the common ones to run at startup, remain always on top and adjust opacity, so Battery4Life remains a very straightforward application that can be safely used by both beginners and those more experienced.
Of course, it doesn’t affect the overall system performance and runs without a glitch on all Windows versions.
Overall, Battery4Life does what it says and it is undoubtedly a handy software application for all laptop owners. It quietly sits in the Windows System Tray and issues visual and audio notifications every time the battery needs to be recharged.
Reviewed by Bogdan Popa, last updated on April 30th, 2012
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What's New in This Release:
- new Blue theme options combined in one tab window is bigger so there is more space for options
- option "hide time left" is deleted
- new code for some functions
- icon in task tray and in the window indicates battery level
Application descriptionBattery4Life is a useful tool designed for laptops to let the user know when their battery is running low by display a...