It is easy to adjust the power options via the notification area of the taskbar on Windows 10, 8.1, ...!
Windows 7 did not have its own settings to display more than two power plans in the taskbar. However, you can create shortcuts or hotkeys to switch between your energy plans. I have a how to here: For Windows 8.1 and 10 switch off, switch on or change the energy-saving mode !
Power options in the notification area of the taskbar on Windows 10, 8.1, ...!
1. Start AutoPowerOptionsOK as usual
2. And change the energy options / energy plan
(via the info area of the task bar) (... see Image-1 Point 1 to 2)
PS: The automatic switching of the energy options should be deactivated! (... see Image-1 Point 3)
See also: ► How do I use the Auto Power Options OK under Windows!
FAQ 6: Updated on: 29 April 2020 08:52