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Change CPU Priority To Prefer Foreground Apps

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To set CPU priority to prefer foreground applications, there are many solutions available. Your foreground apps can operate very quickly when you make your CPU priority to prefer foreground programs. Computer Processor gave time or resources to launch all the software application in system in background or in foreground. Heavy Computer program usually takes certain resources to operate effectively. To execute programs adequately in personal computer, time or resources of PC will need to be chosen equally. Some particular apps may be assigned better resources. Your foreground computer programs can function very quickly in case you fixed your PC preference to support foreground software programs. Follow method below to change CPU priority to prefer foreground apps instead of background process. This method will work in all versions of Windows OS.

Change CPU Priority By Using Registry Editor

Step 1

Hit Win Key + R to launch Run box, write “regedit” and tap enter to launch Registry Editor.

Step 2

Look this registry key.


Step 3

Find out “Win32PrioritySeparation” on right side and adjust its value.

Double click on “Win32PrioritySeparation” registry value.

Adjust the value to 26 to give further resources to foreground apps.

Note: When you modify the value to 18, CPU will choose background programs.

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