How to Adjust Screen Brightness in Windows 10

Most of the new users who recently started using Windows 10 computer, they might not be familiar with all the settings and features. If you spend your lot of time in front of the computer every day, you must choose the right brightness level that is good for your eyes. The high screen brightness level can affect your eyes.

Windows 10 provides an in-built brightness level adjustment option. We don’t need any other third-party software to control the brightness level. Thanks to Windows 10 for giving this useful option. However, there is a couple of ways to Adjust Screen Brightness in Windows 10, here’s we will walk you through all the ways.

Adjust Brightness using Hotkeys

Most OEMs provide hotkeys on the keyboard to adjust the screen brightness level. These hotkeys are present in the function keys row, which is the top row on the keyboard.

You can easily find brightness level adjustment keys in the function keys row. Most probably, brightness level adjustment keys are present between F1 and F6. One is the Brightness Up key and the second Brightness down key.

How to Adjust Screen Brightness in Windows 10

Use Action Center to Adjust Brightness

Action Center is one more useful utility to adjust the screen brightness level in Windows 10. This might be more useful for you if you do not have dedicated keys on the keyboard to adjust the screen brightness.

  1. On the right-side corner of the Taskbar, click the Action Center.
  2. In the Action Center, you get an option having a Sun-like icon to adjust the screen brightness level.

Click the Brightness Level Adjustment option to up/down the screen brightness. It increases and decreases the screen brightness in the ratio of 25%. 

In Windows 10 version 2004 or later, Microsoft has changed this option into a slider that you can use to adjust the screen brightness level.

How to Adjust Screen Brightness in Windows 10

Clicking the Brightness level icon, you can increase the screen brightness level in Windows 10 and vice-versa.

Using System Settings 

This way might not be useful for you because no one wants to go to all the settings deeper to adjust the brightness level. But, this is for your knowledge, that’s why?

  1. Click the Start menu button, and then click the Settings gear icon to open the Windows 10 settings
  2. In the Windows Settings, navigate to the system>Display.
  3. Now you get a brightness level adjustment slider; you can adjust the screen brightness level using this slider.
How to Adjust Screen Brightness in Windows 10

I hope this guide is helpful for you, and now you are able to control the screen brightness level.

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