How to change your screen resolution in

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If you're having issues with your screen resolution, such as blurry text and cropped screens at the top or sides, you'll need to change it. Changing screen resolution in Windows 10 is not difficult at all.

With just a few simple clicks, you can easily change your screen resolution and increase clarity. In this article, we will see how to adjust the resolution of your screen.


Changing screen resolution using Windows 10 settings

  1. From the Windows desktop, right-click anywhere on the screen and click Display settings. If you are in tablet mode, a long press will have the same effect.


  2. If you're not already there, click Displays and Signage in the list on the left.

  3. Scroll to Scale and layout and click on the Display resolution scrolling menu..

  4. Now select a different resolution and see how it looks, you may need to try a few.

  5. If you like it, press Note the changes in the pop-up window or click on Come back to return to.

Changing screen resolution using your graphics card

Often you can get more control over your display settings by using your computer's graphics card settings, we'll use Intel for this example.

  1. Right-click on your desktop and click Intel Graphics Settings.
  2. Now click on Displays and Signage.
  3. Then click on the Resolution drop-down menu and select another screen resolution size.

Perfect picture

Hope you have now solved your screen resolution issues. If you can't find the resolution you want, chances are your monitor doesn't support it or your graphics card drivers need an update. Visit AMD, nVidia or Intelligence for updates.



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