Windows 7 - Restore the default power schemes

October 2016


You have tweaked the power schemes settings and you want to have them restored to default !


Open the command prompt, in administrator mode:
  • Click on Start> type "cmd" in the search bar and press CTRL+Shift+Enter.
  • Type the following command:
    • powercfg -restoredefaultschemes
  • Press Enter to validate.

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