How to Manage Power Settings on Windows 11?

Using the Power feature in Windows 11, you can optimize your computer’s energy consumption and save battery life. It includes many power settings that can increase the performance of your computer/laptop and save you money, as well as set your computer/laptop to turn off and go into sleep mode automatically.

There are different types of methods under the system power option. These are as follows;

  • Turning off the Screen.
  • Set when Windows 11 should enter sleep mode.
  • We are changing power modes.
  • I am turning on the battery saver.
  • Viewing battery usage.

This risewindows article will discuss the above methods for managing power settings on Windows 11.

How to Automatically Turn off Screen on Windows 11?

To change when the display should turn off automatically, do the following steps:-

Step 1. Firstly, open the Settings app.

Step 2. Then, select System in the left sidebar under Windows Settings.

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Step 3. Next, click the Power (or Power & battery for a laptop) tile on the right side.

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Step 4. Then, Under the “Power & battery” page, click on Screen and sleep to expand it.

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Step 5. Use the drop-down menu “On battery power, turn off my screen after” and “When plugged in, turn off my screen after” and select when the display should turn off.

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That’s it.

What is the best way to change the time your computer goes into sleep mode on Windows 11?

To set the time when the computer should enter sleep mode automatically, do the following steps:-

Step 1. Firstly, open the Settings app.

Step 2. Then, select System in the left sidebar under Windows Settings.

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Step 3. Next, click the Power (or Power & battery for a laptop) tile on the right side.

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Step 4. Then, Under the “Power & battery” page, click on Screen and sleep to expand it.

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Step 5. Use the drop-down menu “On battery power, put my device to sleep after” and “When plugged in, put my device to sleep after” and select when the computer should enter sleep mode on Windows 11.

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That’s it.

Do you know how to change the power modes on Windows 11?

To change the default power mode on Windows 11, do the following steps:-

Step 1. Firstly, open the Settings app.

Step 2. Then, select System in the left sidebar under Windows Settings.

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Step 3. Next, click the Power (or Power & battery for a laptop) tile on the right side.

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Step 4. Use the Power mode drop-down menu to select the best option for your situation. You can choose the following:-

Best power efficiency: It lowers the system’s performance and preserves the battery/energy.
Balanced: This automatically balances energy and performance for an optimal experience.
Best performance: It uses the most battery/energy and increases system performance.

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That’s it.

What is the procedure for enabling the Battery Saver on Windows 11?

On Windows 11 laptops, you can automatically enable the battery saver feature. Do the following steps:-

Step 1. Firstly, open the Settings app.

Step 2. Then, select System in the left sidebar under Windows Settings.

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Step 3. Next, click the Power (or Power & battery for a laptop) tile on the right side.

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Step 4. Then, click the Battery saver tile to expand it.

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Step 5. After that, click Turn on nowbutton beside the Battery saver to immediately enable the Battery Save mode. Here, you can set the percentage of Battery to turn the battery saver automatically. Also, you can turn On the toggle switch to lower screen brightness when using a battery saver.

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That’s it.

How to View Battery Usage on Windows 11?

To view the battery usage on Windows 11, do the following steps:-

Step 1. Firstly, open the Settings app.

Step 2. Then, select System in the left sidebar under Windows Settings.

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Step 3. Next, click the Power (or Power & battery for a laptop) tile on the right side.

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Step 4. Then, click the Battery usage tile under the Battery section.

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Step 5. Now, you can see the battery usage in the last 24 hours or 7 days.

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That’s all for this article. I hope this article will add some value to your work.

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