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Different Ways To Add Games To GeForce Experience

Do you want to add games to GeForce Experience on Windows 10? The platform Windows 10 is most popular for gaming. In fact, due to hardware found on Macs, and the limited support for some games have for Windows 10, Linux becomes the default operating system to use if your game isn’t or often interested while using the console.

The operating system has its own gaming optimization feature but the manufacturers of GPU also try to improve gaming through software.

What Is Nvidia GeForce Experience?

NVIDIA GeForce Experience is a blessing for the people who love gaming on graphic cards introduced by NVIDIA. Nvidia provides a tool known as GeForce Experience. This tool seems to optimize the setting of games so that they run better on Windows 10. Also, the tool is best for games that are installed and then optimize automatically when they’re played.

In short, Nvidia GeForce Experience is a free-of-cost tool that you can install or download if you have an Nvidia GPU. After you installed, it will scan for supported or compatible games, and then it adds them to the list of games to optimize. If it can’t find a game, you can then add it manually.

How To Add Games To GeForce Experience:

Nvidia GeForce Experience

You can force Nvidia GeForce to scan your PC, or then add the game simply by explaining the app where to look for it.

Force scan

Step 1:

Head over to the Nvidia GeForce Experience tool.

Step 2:

From the app’s Home screen, simply tap on the more options (three dots) button located on the top right.

Step 3:

Now choose the Optimize all games option.

Step 4:

Then, tap the same button, and choose Scan for games.

Step 5:

Enable the scan to end. The Home screen will display you the latest games it has found. Games with a green badge are compatible with GeForce Experience.

How To Add Games Manually

Add game manually

If you want to manually add a game to GeForce Experience, you want to tell the app where to look for the game.

Step 1:

Head over to the GeForce Experience.

Step 2:

Then tap the more options (three dots) button located at the top right.

Step 3:

From the menu, choose the Optimize all games.

Step 4:

Tap the cogwheel button located at the top.

Step 5:

Choose the Games tab from the left column.

Step 6:

At the bottom of the Scan Location box, simply tap Add.

Step 7:

Choose the folder that a game is installed in.

Step 8:

Now tap ‘Scan Now’.

Step 9:

Enable the scan to end and head over to the Home tab. Your game will display up there.


GeForce Experience can improve your experience in gaming. Some users find it helpful even if it doesn’t help them get a high FPS. It can’t work well for unsupported games but that is an exceptional case. If you are facing any issue then let us know. If you think that it is helpful then do let us know your suggestions in the comment section below. Do you know any other alternative method that you think we can’t cover in this guide?

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