How to Change Screen Resolution in Windows 10

Last Updated on April 17, 2021 by admin

The correct screen resolution settings on your Windows 10 PC is very important as this facilitates better content. If the resolution is higher the content of your Windows will be sharper. Windows is able to adjust the default resolution settings which are usually the best for the system. In this article, we will guide you to change the screen resolution in Windows 10.

Change the screen resolution in Windows 10

To change the screen resolution in Windows 10 you need to follow this procedure step by step:

Click the Search button. Type Settings in the search bar and select Settings option as highlighted in the below image:

Open settings app

The screen of Windows Settings will appear. Select the System option from Windows Settings as below image is indicating:

Windows Settings

As you will select the System option, Display settings will be in front of you. You need to select the options from Resolution dropdown if you want to change the screen resolution. The below image is showing:

Diplay Settings

Once you will select the resolution of your choice, the following screen will display:

Test and keep display settings

Now if you will click the Revert button, the previous resolution will remain as it is. But if you will click the Keep changes button, the new selected resolution will be applied to the Windows 10 screen.


By following this procedure, you will be able to change the resolution of the screen easily. Recommended resolution is selected by default but still, you can select the resolution of your choice as well. Resolution is to make the content on your screen sharper. The less resolution will make the display of your screen small. The bigger resolution will make the display bigger and broader. The resolution also depends on the resolution your monitor or screen supports. CRT monitors can work well with low resolution. But laptops and LCDs often supports higher resolutions and works best in it.

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