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Windows 10 Brightness not working

Windows 10 Brightness not working or changes automatically

Some Windows 10 users have reported that their screen brightness changes automatically or does not work properly. They can’t adjust the brightness. If Windows 10 Brightness is not working or changes automatically on your computer system, then this post will […]

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Power Options missing from Start Menu in Windows 10

The upgrade process for Windows 10 went smoothly, but I noticed one thing. There were no Shutdown, Restart, Sleep, Hibernate options in the Power Options menu. In short, the Power Options had gone missing! Clicking on the icon displayed There […]

How to Backup or Restore default Power Plans in Windows 10

In this post we will see how to manage, customize, rename, change, backup, restore create new Power Plans using the Command Line in Windows 10/8/7. A Power Plan is a collection of hardware and system settings that manages how computers […]

Sleep Mode not working in Windows 10

Many times, we need to put our Windows computer into the Sleep Mode, so that we can instantly wake and use it when we need it, without losing the time required for booting it. But sometimes, Windows will not Sleep.  If Windows […]

How to find out Battery Usage of each app in Windows 10

You can extend Windows 10 battery life by finding out which programs & apps are consuming more battery and draining thus battery, via the Battery use applet of the Settings app. Find out Battery Usage of each app From the […]

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How to change Windows 10 Lock Screen Timeout Period

Does your Windows 10 computer turn off display after being locked for 1 minute? You can enable Console Lock Display Off Timeout in Windows Power Options and change Windows 10 Lock Screen Timeout Period, by following this tutorial. Windows 10/8 […]

Troubleshoot Power Plans in Windows with PowerCFG Tool

If you need to troubleshoot or know more about the Power Plans in Windows 10/8/7 then you may need to use the PowerCFG powerful command-line tool. This tool helps you in diagnosing power-management issues. PowerCFG Tool You can disable and […]

Windows 10 will not wake up from Sleep Mode

There may be times where you may find that try as you may, your Windows 10/8/7 computer does not wake up from Sleep Mode. Moving the mouse or pressing keyboard keys just does not help. If you face this issue, […]

How to change Battery Saver Mode settings in Windows 10

Windows 10 brings with it multiple new features and Battery Saver mode is one of them. When, in the active state, the feature conserves battery life by limiting the background activity and adjusting the hardware settings. It then displays information […]

Power Kit: Windows freeware for scheduling power tasks

Power Kit is a useful app that allow users to schedule tasks on their Windows computer. It is designed to better organize the precious time of users, and to give the power user something new to play around with. The […]

Surface Pro 3 shuts down when I click on Sleep

Although I had set my Surface Pro 3 to Sleep when I closed the lid, I found that whenever I opened the lid and pressed lightly on the Power button, all the open windows and programs would be shut down. […]