Guide to AlDente’s Behavior for Powered Off MacBooks

Understanding AlDente’s Behavior When Your MacBook is Powered Off Overview AlDente’s charging behavior varies between Apple Silicon and Intel-based MacBooks when powered off. Understanding these differences can help you optimize your MacBook’s battery health. Apple Silicon MacBooks Due to hardware restrictions, Apple Silicon MacBooks will always charge to 100% when powered off. To prevent this, […]

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Feature Explanation: Power Flow

We are excited to introduce “Power Flow”, a brand-new feature in our MacBook charge limiter app AlDente Pro. Power Flow goes beyond the basics, providing a visual representation of your MacBook’s power usage in real time. Let’s dive into this innovative new feature and see how it enhances your understanding of your MacBook. What is

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Feature Explanation: Schedule

Beta Feature! This feature is still in development and bugs might be possible! Key Takeaways General explanation AlDente Pro 1.21 introduces the beta version of our new Schedule feature. This feature allows users to set specific Actions in AlDente to run automatically on predetermined days, times, and intervals. For example, Calibration Mode can be set

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Welcome to the comprehensive changelog for AlDente, your go-to app for optimizing MacBook battery life and performance. In our ongoing commitment to transparency and keeping our users informed, we’ve compiled a detailed list of updates, enhancements, and fixes incorporated into every version of AlDente. Whether you’re curious about the latest features or looking for troubleshooting

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Feature Explanation: Shortcuts

Key Takeaways General explanation With AlDente Pro 1.19 we are officially launching support for the Apple Shortcuts app. Shortcuts allow you to add automation and configure AlDente the way you want. If you want to read more about the Apple Shortcuts app and what you can do with it, take a look here. The following

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Feature Explanation: Automatic Discharge

Key Takeaways General Explanation Our new feature, “Automatic Discharge,” makes discharging your MacBook while it’s plugged in easier than ever. This new feature takes Discharge to the next level by automatically discharging your MacBook when the Charge Limit set in AlDente is lower than the current battery percentage. This eliminates the need for manual activation of Discharge

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Adding AlDente Support to 16 new Intel MacBook Models (full list below)

General Explanation Good news for everyone with an old Intel MacBook. Starting with AlDente 1.17 we expand support to 16 more MacBook models listed below. With this new update, all of the features of AlDente Pro are now supported including Charge Limiter, Discharge, Sailing Mode, Heat Protection, Calibration Mode, Hardware Battery Percentage, Fast User Switching

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