Battery settings overview

Settings in this subgroup control the customization of battery actions and thresholds.

Subgroup, GUID, aliases, and setting visibility

  • Subgroup: Battery settings

  • GUID: e73a048d-bf27-4f12-9731-8b2076e8891f

  • Windows provisioning path: Common\Power\Policy\Settings\Battery

  • PowerCfg alias: SUB_BATTERY

  • Hidden setting: Yes

In this section

Topic Description

Critical battery action

Specifies the action to take when the critical batter level is reached.

Critical battery threshold

Specifies a percentage of capacity when the critical battery action is taken.

Low battery action

Specifies the action to take when the low batter level is reached.

Low battery threshold

Specifies a percentage of capacity when the low battery action is taken and the low battery warning, if enabled, appears.

Low battery warning

Specifies whether the OS displays a UI warning at the batter meter when the battery capacity crosses the low battery threshold.

Reserve battery level

Specifies a percentage of capacity when the reserve battery warning is shown to the user.