How to recover missing power plans in Windows 10

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Windows 10 updates can change many settings and one of them is the power plan. Many users find the selected plan balanced only after performing a Windows update. There should be three predefined power plans available: energy saving, balanced and high performance. But, more often after the update, you will find that the other two default options are missing. So how do you get them back? That is how..

Method 1: restore missing power plans in Windows 10 using connected standby in Regedit

Step 1: print Tasto Windows + R to open the Run box. gender Regedit in the search box to open the file Registry Editor.

Step 2: A Registry Editor window, go to the following path:


In the right pane, double-click to open the DWORD value CsEnabled to make changes.

Step 3: Edit the file Valuable data field to 0 to enable the default power plan options from 1 (disabled)and press ok per salvare I modified it.

4 phase: Exit from Registry Editor and restart your computer for the changes to take effect. You will now find the three default power plans.

Method 2: restore missing power plans in Windows 10 using command prompt

Step 1: Click on windows key and type Symbol of the system in the search box. Right-click on the result and click Run as administrator to open the command prompt with administrator rights.

Step 2: A Symbol of the system enter the commands below to restore the missing power plans and press Log in.

Energy saving:

powercfg -duplicatescheme a1841308-3541-4fab-bc81-f71556f20b4a


powercfg -duplicatescheme 381b4222-f694-41f0-9685-ff5bb260df2e

High performance:

powercfg -duplicatescheme 8c5e7fda-e8bf-4a96-9a85-a6e23a8c635c

Maximum performance

powercfg -duplicatescheme e9a42b02-d5df-448d-aa00-03f14749eb61

Now that you're done, you can see the default power plans, as the changes take effect immediately.

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