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How to enable (and disable) Game Mode in Windows 10


Staff member
Dec 17, 2013
Game Mode is a feature in Windows 10 that focuses system resources on games when enabled. Here's how to turn it on and off.
In our tests, we found that Game Mode didn't have a huge impact on higher-end systems, but if you're prone to multi-tasking or have lots of processes running in the background, Game Mode could be useful to you. Additionally, Microsoft has plans to improve the feature in subsequent updates, so it's at least worth knowing where it is.
Here's how to enable (and disable) Game Mode in Windows 10.

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