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Automatically Switch Power Profiles When Game is Launched

When I launch a game, switch my power plan to High Performance. When I close the game, switch it back to balanced profile. Maybe have a whitelist where people can add their games manually.

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      • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        There are many reasons to use an external monitor on a laptop, more so on a gaming laptop with Thunderbolt eGPU. However, Windows is an idiot when it comes to external displays. Windows should not put the laptop to sleep on lid close if (and only if) an external display is attached. Right now, I have only three options: 1. close the lid of the laptop and vigorously move the mouse to wake it up, 2. disable sleep on lid close completely (which might cause battery drain in case I forget to manually put the device to sleep before closing the lid) 3. Use a third party script.

      • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        I do this manually atm, it's annoying. I want my PC to run efficiency, but then game like a BEAST when I need it to! 😂

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