This article explains how to enable or disable the Automatic Super Resolution (ASR) feature in Windows 11.
Automatic Super Resolution (ASR) is a feature in Windows 11 that uses AI to make supported games play more smoothly with enhanced details. This can result in sharper and more detailed graphics, giving users a more immersive experience.
If you want to test it today, follow the steps below to enable it on your Windows 11 computer.
Enable or disable Automatic Super Resolution (ASR)
As mentioned, you can try the hidden ASR feature in Windows 11 using the ViveTool.
Here’s how to do that.
First, read the post below to learn how to use ViVeTool to enable or disable hidden features in Windows.
Using ViVeTool, run the command below to enable ASR.
vivetool /enable /id:39695921 /variant:3
Once enabled, continue below to enable or disable it.
Next, open the Windows Settings app.
You can do that by clicking on the Start menu and selecting Settings. Or press the keyboard shortcut (Windows key + I) to launch the Settings app.
When the Setting app opens, click the System button on the left.
Select the “Display” tile under ‘System’ on the right to expand it.
Next, select the “Graphics” tile on the System settings page to expand it.
On the Graphcs settings page, click the “Automatic super resolution” tile. Then, toggle the button switch to the On position to enable it.
To disable it, toggle the switch button to the Off position.
Close the Settings app when you’re done.
Turn On or Off Automatic Super Resolution (ASR) in the Registry Editor
Another way to enable or disable ASR is to use the Windows Registry editor.
First, open the Windows Registry and navigate to the folder key path below.
Next, double-click the DirectXUserGlobalSettings (REG_SZ) name on the UserGpuPreferences key’s right pane to open it.
Then, change the value of
DXGIEffects to 1028 to enable Automatic super resolution.
To disable it, change the value of
DXGIEffects to 1024.
Save your changes and restart your computer.
That should do it!
This post showed you how to enable or disable the hidden “Automatic super resolution” feature in Windows 11. Please use the comments form below if you find errors or have something to add.