How to Turn on Battery Saver on Windows 11

This post shows students and new users steps to turn On or Off battery saver when using Windows 11. Battery saver is a feature in Windows 11 that allows users to get the most out of a battery that’s running low.

When you enable battery saver, Windows will turn off some features, dim your screen brightness, reduce background activity, and limit most system notifications. With these measures, you’ll able to get more work done with the remaining charge in the battery until it runs out.

By default, Battery Saver turns on automatically when your battery reaches 20% power or less and automatically turn off when the computer is connected to a power source. However, you can manually adjust the time to conserve battery life, especially if you’re going to be away from a power source for extended length of time.

The new Windows 11 comes with many new features and a new user desktop, including centered Start menu and taskbar, rounded corners windows, themes and colors that will make any computer look and feel modern.

If you’re exited about Windows 11, keep reading our posts on it.

To get started with using Batter Saver on Windows 11, follow the steps below.

How to turn on battery saver on Windows 11

As mentioned above, battery saver allows users to get the most out of a battery by disabling some features to extending the remaining battery time on a battery.

Here’s how to enable.

Windows 11 has a centralized location for majority of its settings app. From system configurations to creating new users and updating Windows, all can be done from the System Settings pane.

To get to System Settings, you can use the Windows key + i shortcut or click on Start ==> Settings as shown in the image below:

Alternatively, you can use the search box on the taskbar and search for Settings. Then select to open it.

Windows Settings pane should look similar to the image below. In Windows Settings, click System, and select Power & battery on the right pane of your screen shown in the image below.

On the Power & battery settings pane, under Battery, click the button labeled Turn on now.

The battery saver will instantly turn on making sure that you get the most out of the battery.

How to turn Off battery saver on Windows 11

If you change your mind about enabling battery saver on Windows 11 and you want to turn it off, simply reverse the steps above by going to the Start menu ==> Settings ==> System ==> Power & battery and clicking the button to Turn off now as shown below.

That should do it!


This post showed you how to turn On or Off power saver mode when using Windows 11. If you find any error above or have something to add, please use the comment form below.