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Add System Unattended Sleep Timeout to Power Options in Windows 10

Add System Unattended Sleep Timeout to Power Options in Windows 10

How to System Unattended Sleep Timeout to Power Options in Windows 10

Windows 10 comes with a hidden power option called System Unattended Sleep Timeout. It specifies a period of time before the system automatically enters sleep after waking from sleep in an unattended state. Here's how to make it visible and accessible from Windows 10 Power Options.

Add Allow Sleep with Remote Opens Power Option in Windows 10

Add Allow Sleep with Remote Opens Power Option in Windows 10

How to Add Allow Sleep with Remote Opens to Power Option in Windows 10

Windows 10 comes with a useful, but hidden power option, Allow sleep with open remote files. When enabled, it makes the network file system prevent the computer from automatically entering sleep when remote network files are open. Here's how to make it visible and accessible from Windows 10 Power Options.

Add AHCI Link Power Management – Adaptive to Power Options in Windows

Add AHCI Link Power Management – Adaptive to Power Options in Windows

How to Add AHCI Link Power Management - Adaptive to Power Options in Windows 10

AHCI Link Power Management configures the link power management mode for disk and storage devices that are attached to the system through an AHCI interface. The 'AHCI Link Power Management - Adaptive' parameter allows setting the period of AHCI link idle time before the link is put into a slumber state when Host-Initiated Power Management (HIPM) or Device-Initiated Power Management (DIPM) is enabled.  Here's how to configure this option in Windows 10.

Add AHCI Link Power Management to Power Options in Windows

Add AHCI Link Power Management to Power Options in Windows

How to add AHCI Link Power Management to Power Options in Windows 10

AHCI Link Power Management configures the link power management mode for disk and storage devices that are attached to the system through an AHCI interface. In Windows 10 you can add the "AHCI Link Power Management" option to the Power Options applet of the classic Control Panel. It is a hidden option that is not visible by default.

Add Reserve Battery Level to Power Options in Windows 10

Add Reserve Battery Level to Power Options in Windows 10

How to add Reserve Battery Level to Power Options in Windows 10

In Windows 10 you can add the "Reserve Battery Level" option to the Power Options applet of the classic Control Panel. It specifies a percentage of capacity when the reserve battery warning is shown to the user. It is a hidden option that is not visible by default.

Add Device Idle Policy to Power Options in Windows 10

Add Device Idle Policy to Power Options in Windows 10

How to Add the Device idle policy option to Power Options in Windows 10

In Windows 10 you can add the "Device idle policy" option to the Power Options applet of the classic Control Panel. It determines whether conservation idle timeouts or performance idle timeouts are used for devices that are integrated with Windows kernel power manager device idle detection. It is a hidden option that is not visible by default.

Change System Cooling Policy for Processor in Windows 10

Change System Cooling Policy for Processor in Windows 10

How to change System Cooling Policy for Processor in Windows 10

In Windows 10, you can specify the System cooling policy setting for active or passive cooling.  Starting with Windows 8, devices that have thermal management capabilities can expose these capabilities to the operating system with a special driver. A driver that has passive-cooling capabilities implements the PassiveCooling routine. A driver that has active-cooling capabilities implements the ActiveCooling routine. In response to changes in computer usage or environmental conditions, the operating system calls one (or possibly both) of these routines to manage thermal levels dynamically in the hardware platform.

Add Power Options Context Menu in Windows 10

Add Power Options Context Menu in Windows 10

In this article, we will see how to add a useful Power Options context menu to Desktop. It will allow accessing various power options quickly and adjusting your current power plan settings. It is faster than changing them in Settings or using the classic Control Panel.

Add Energy Saver to Power Options in Windows 10

Add Energy Saver to Power Options in Windows 10

In Windows 10, it possible to add the "Energy Saver" option to Power Options in the classic Control Panel. It will allow configuring the display brightness level and battery charge level at which Energy Saver is turned on.

How to Change Power Button Action in Windows 10

How to Change Power Button Action in Windows 10

In Windows 10, it is possible to set the default action for the hardware power button of your PC or laptop. When you press it, the operating system can perform one of the following actions: do nothing, shut down, turn off the display, sleep, or hibernate. Let's see how to configure this feature.