FPS Capped at 60 - Windows 10 Fullscreen Optimization

  • With the most recent update to Windows 10 (Creators Update 15063), the Xbox DVR application added a new "Fullscreen Optimization" feature to Windows. This feature will limit your framerate to 60 FPS while in Fullscreen mode in any of our games as long as the Xbox DVR Game Bar is active.

    To disable this feature, you can follow the steps on our support article here:

    Disabling Xbox DVR on Windows 10

    If you are using the Xbox DVR Game Bar and would still like to remove the 60 FPS limit, you can follow the steps below:

    • In the Blizzard App, select the Options drop down in the Heroes of the Storm tab and select Show in Explorer
    • Right-click on Diablo III.exe and select Properties
    (Diablo III64.exe is located in the x64 folder)
    • Go to the Compatibility tab and check the box ‘Disable fullscreen optimizations
    • Press Apply and OK