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Get the most out of your GPU hardware using Stage TEN

Mac OS

  • Stage TEN recommends turning off the “Automatic graphics switching” setting for both the Battery and Power Adapter to ensure that Chrome is always using your highest performance GPU
  • Check out this support article from Apple. Here they walk you through changing your graphics switching settings so that your computer uses one graphics card instead of two

Windows 11

1. Go to Settings -> System -> Display -> Graphics -> Change default graphics settings.

2. Toggle on "Hardware-accelerated GPU scheduling".

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Windows 10

1. Go to Settings -> System -> Display -> Graphics Settings.

2. Toggle on "Hardware-accelerated GPU scheduling".


3. Browse for a desktop app, select Chrome.

4. Select Options and set the GPU to “High Performance”.

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If you are unable to find the above settings and you have an Nvidia GPU, use the Nvidia Control Panel to match these settings:

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