Windows 10: Game bar auto turns off

Discus and support Game bar auto turns off in Windows 10 Ask Insider to solve the problem; My game bar and console companion won’t open. I tried editing the registry, no luck. submitted by /u/Finneganmac [link] [comments]... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Ask Insider' started by /u/Finneganmac, Nov 10, 2019.

  1. Game bar auto turns off


    My game bar and console companion won’t open. I tried editing the registry, no luck.

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    /u/Finneganmac, Nov 10, 2019
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  2. To Turn On or Off Game Bar in Settings

    Enable or Disable Open Xbox Game Bar using Xbox button on Game Controller in Windows 10


    The Xbox Game Bar makes it simple to take control of all your favorite gaming activities while playing.

    When you open Xbox Game Bar (Win+G), youve got a variety of gaming activities at your fingertips. Select one and itll pop up as an overlaymany of these can be moved, resized, or pinned to your screen.

    When the Xbox Game Bar is turned on, you can also open Xbox Game Bar using the Xbox button on a connected game controller by default.

    See also:
    This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable the ability to open Xbox Game Bar using the Xbox button on a Xbox One controller for your account in Windows 10.


    CONTENTS:
    • Option One: Enable or Disable Open Xbox Game Bar using Xbox button on Game Controller in Settings
    • Option Two: Enable or Disable Open Xbox Game Bar using Xbox button on Game Controller using a REG file

    EXAMPLE: Xbox button on Xbox One Controller

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    OPTION ONE
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    To Turn On or Off Game Bar in Settings
    1. Open Settings, and click/tap on the Gaming icon.

    2. Click/tap on Game bar on the left side, and check (enable - default) or uncheck Open Xbox Game Bar using this button on a controller on the right side for what you want. (see screenshot below)

    *note Starting with Windows 10 (20H1) builds, you will need to click/tap on Xbox Game bar on the left side instead.

    *note It is required to turn on the Xbox Game Bar to be able to open it.


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    OPTION TWO
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    Enable or Disable Open Xbox Game Bar using Xbox button on Game Controller using a REG file
    *note The downloadable .reg files below will modify the DWORD in the registry key below.

    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\GameBar

    UseNexusForGameBarEnabled DWORD

    0 = Disable
    1 = Enable

    1. Do step 2 (enable) or step 3 (disable) below for what you would like to do.


    2. To Enable Open Xbox Game Bar using Xbox button on Game Controller
    *note This is the default setting. It is required to turn on the Xbox Game Bar to be able to open it.
    A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

    Enable_open_Xbox_Game_Bar_using_Xbox_button_on_game_controller.reg


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    3. To Disable Open Xbox Game Bar using Xbox button on Game Controller
    A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

    Disable_open_Xbox_Game_Bar_using_Xbox_button_on_game_controller.reg


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    4. Save the .reg file to your desktop.

    5. Double click/tap on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

    6. When prompted, click/tap on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

    7. You can now delete the downloaded .reg file if you like.

    That's it,
    Shawn


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  4. Game bar auto turns off

    Game Bar update

    Hi MatyasSvoboda,

    Incorrect configuration setting is one of the possible reasons why you're there's a little window when recording your games. To resolve this concern, I recommend that you turn off your Game bar and restart your computer before turning it on again. To do
    this, you may follow the steps below:

    How to disable Game bar:

    1. Right-click the Start button.
    2. Click Settings.
    3. Click Gaming.
    4. Click Game bar.
    5. Click the switch below Record game
      clips
      . Screenshots, and broadcast using Game bar so that it turns
      Off.

    Kindly update us with the results.
     
    Wilfred Mac, Nov 10, 2019
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