IndexingÂ the content of your PC helps you get faster results when your searching it for files, emails, or other local content.
You can choose to useÂ ClassicÂ orÂ EnhancedÂ search indexing mode for where your PC will search for files.
Respect power settings when indexingÂ can change how and when search indexing happens based on power and battery settings. This can be handy to help save battery life.
If you turn onÂ Respect power settings when indexing, search indexing stops searching and updating the database with new information in the background or throttle it down during certain times. For instance, when the PC is inÂ battery saverÂ mode,Â best power efficiencyÂ power mode, orÂ game mode. Or when the processor usage peaks 80 percent, or disk usage goes up above 70 percent.
This tutorial will show you how to turn on or offÂ Respect power settings when indexingÂ for all users in Windows 11.