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How to Turn On or Off USB Selective Suspend in Windows 10

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The USB selective suspend feature allows the hub driver to suspend an individual port without affecting the operation of the other ports on the hub. Selective suspension of USB devices is especially useful in portable computers, since it helps conserve battery power. Many devices, such as fingerprint readers and other kinds of biometric scanners, only require power intermittently. Suspending such devices, when the device is not in use, reduces overall power consumption.

For more information about USB selective suspend, see:

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off USB selective suspend for your power plan in Windows 10.



Here's How:

1. Open your advanced power plan settings.

2. Expand open USB settings and USB selective suspend setting, select Enabled (default) or Disabled for what you want, and click/tap on OK. (see screenshot below)

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That's it,
Shawn