How to Turn On Windows Game Mode in Windows 10

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Windows Game Mode is a Windows 10 feature that is intended to optimize your PC's gaming performance. While it may not make a major impact on high-end setups, it can be useful in that it focuses most of your PC's resources on the game you're playing.

Essentially it prevents other programs from bottlenecking your CPU and GPU, and it will prevent Windows Update from triggering an auto-update while you're playing games.