Windows 11 God Mode: What is it and How to Enable it?

Today in this guide we will help you to enable God Mode in Windows 11. God Mode is not a feature but instead a mode that makes it easier to access advanced settings. This option is also available on older Windows and luckily Microsoft has kept this option in Windows 11 as well. Here you will know how to access or enable Windows 11 God Mode.

Windows 11 is now available to many eligible devices. If it’s not available on your eligible PC, you have the option to manually upgrade without losing data. Windows 11 has almost all the features of Windows 10 including access to God Mode.

Don’t go by its name, it is not like you can get extra features from what’s already available in Windows. The God Mode basically allows users to access all the advanced settings in one place. Imagine if you can access all settings like how the file explorer shows all files in a folder. It’s possible with the God Mode in Windows 11 and other Windows versions.

How to Enable God Mode in Windows 11

Although God Mode in Windows doesn’t bring any additional features, it is still a useful mode for all users. You can easily search any settings from the Windows search but we may not remember the settings names that we want to access. So in that case we can enable God Mode in Windows 11 and check all the available settings and access directly from there.

All Settings Categories that are available in Windows 11 God Mode:

  • AutoPlay
  • Backup and Restore
  • Color Management
  • Credential Manager
  • Date and Time
  • Devices and Printers
  • Ease of Access Center
  • File Explorer Options
  • File History
  • Fonts
  • Indexing Options
  • Internet Options
  • Keyboard
  • Mouse
  • Network and Sharing Center
  • Phone and Modem
  • Power Options
  • Programs and Features
  • Region
  • RemoteApp and Desktop Connections
  • Security and Maintenance
  • Sound
  • Speech Recognition
  • Storage Spaces
  • Sync Center
  • System
  • Taskbar and Navigation
  • Troubleshooting
  • Users Accounts
  • Windows Defender Firewall
  • Windows Mobility Center
  • Windows Tools
  • Work Folders

How to Enable God Mode in Windows 11

If you have activated God Mode in Windows 10, then you can follow the same steps for Windows 11 as well. But if you have just got to know about God Mode, then you can follow the steps given below. You can also use it to enable God Mode in other Windows versions.

Enabling God Mode is simple and easy, all you need to do is create a new folder with some specific values. Also, you need to start this method by using an Administrative account as you may not be able to create a folder or access settings in a guest account.

Step 1: Go to your Desktop/Homescreen on your Windows PC. And right-click on an empty area.

Step 2: Now create a New Folder by clicking on New > Folder.

How to Enable God Mode in Windows 11

Step 3: Set the folder name as mentioned: GodMode.{ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C} and press enter.

How to Enable God Mode in Windows 11

Note: You can also replace the GodMode name in the folder with any different Mode like NewMode or anything you like.

Step 4: Double click on the new folder and it will open the God Mode where you can access all the advanced settings that are available in the Control Panel.

How to Enable God Mode in Windows 11

Step 5: Look for the Settings and Administrative privilege that you want to open from the God Mode folder and double click on it. It will open the option right away.

So that’s how you can enable or activate God Mode in Windows 11. It is not a life-changing trick for Windows users, but still a great addition to your daily Windows use.

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Ashutosh singh

Computer Science graduate and tech enthusiast. Love testing new tech gadgets ever since my first windows phone from Samsung. Working as a technical writer for more than five years, and I believe I have also developed good SEO skills. In my spare time, I like watching movies, and playing games.

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