Windows 7 Walkthrough: System and Security Control Panel

Power Options

Back in the System and Security window, you can access the Power Options window, where you can select a predefined power plan, which is a collection of hardware and system settings that manage how your computer uses power.

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Greg Shultz is a freelance Technical Writer. Previously, he has worked as Documentation Specialist in the software industry, a Technical Support Specialist in educational industry, and a Technical Journalist in the computer publishing industry.

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