1.    3 Weeks Ago #1
    Join Date : May 2017
    Posts : 6
    Windows 10 home x64

    Missing Power Plans on Dell Laptop after FCU


    After installing Fall creators update all power plans on my Dell Inspiron 5755 have vanished except for the "Balanced" option. In fact I have duplicate Balanced options now when I click to show hidden plans. My High-Performance and Power Savings options, as I said, have vanished. I've tried the Regedit fixes but to no avail...so any advice or tips would be appreciated.

    Thanks
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  2.    3 Weeks Ago #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,166
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17040

    Hello DCOmega,

    This would be because of the new Power Mode feature.

    Change Power Mode Level in Windows 10 Performance Maintenance Tutorials

    If you like, you could create custom power plans to set and name how you like as a workaround for this.

    Create Custom Power Plan in Windows 10 Performance Maintenance Tutorials
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  3.    3 Weeks Ago #3
    Join Date : May 2017
    Posts : 6
    Windows 10 home x64
    Thread Starter

    Thank You


    It's great to know there isn't an error somewhere
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  4.    3 Weeks Ago #4
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,166
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17040

    You're most welcome.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  5.    3 Weeks Ago #5
    Join Date : Sep 2014
    DFW Area
    Posts : 439
    Windows 8&10

    My Dell systems still show the Dell Power scheme. I must say, one system decided it did not want to shut down... I had to boot into the Bios and shutdown from there.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  6.    2 Days Ago #6
    Join Date : Oct 2017
    Posts : 1
    Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Windows XP Professional x86, Windows 10 Home x64

    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Hello DCOmega,

    This would be because of the new Power Mode feature.

    Change Power Mode Level in Windows 10 Performance Maintenance Tutorials

    If you like, you could create custom power plans to set and name how you like as a workaround for this.

    Create Custom Power Plan in Windows 10 Performance Maintenance Tutorials
    Thank you very much for this detail information. This really solved my problem and question these days when I suddenly found only "Balanced" option available for my laptop. Then I think it is something to do with the insider build. None of the other solution from other sites tend to really understand the option at all. They all suggest something like change Registry key value but does not work in my case. I think the best way to get back the previous power plan is create your own custom power plan. Thanks a lot,
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  7.    2 Days Ago #7
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,166
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17040

    I'm glad it could help TwingKey, and welcome to Ten Forums.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

 


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