Contents tagged with powercfg

  • Pro-Tip: Modifying Maximum Processor State In Windows 8 (Even If Power Options Won't Let You)

    Prior to upgrading to Windows 8, I had a little toggle within advanced power options that allowed me to set the maximum CPU usage state for my laptop - having had issues with XCOM running it at 100% for extended periods of time and overheating it, causing shutdowns, I pushed this down to 80% and everything was groovy... Until I upgraded to Windows 8, and the setting disappeared. Luckily, with a … more

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