However, if you’re always on the move, sometimes it might be difficult to find a power outlet with the little time left on your device. If these messages pop sooner, you can have more time to find a power source you can use. In this guide, you’ll learn the steps to adjust the settings for the Reserve battery level on your Windows 10 PC to get notify sooner that you’re running low on battery.

How to adjust battery notifications on Windows 10

Although you won’t find an option to do this in the Settings app, it’s possible to adjust the “Reserve battery level” using Control Panel. Once you’ve completed the steps, the running low on battery message will then pop sooner on the desktop (depending on your configuration) giving you more time to find a power source. Change plan settings on Windows 10 Change advanced power settings Low battery level notification settings Critical battery level notification settings Reserve battery level notification settings While we’re focusing this guide on Windows 10, you can use the same steps on Windows 8.1 and Windows 7. All content on this site is provided with no warranties, express or implied. Use any information at your own risk. Always backup of your device and files before making any changes. Privacy policy info.