3 Ways To Change Screen Resolution In Windows 11

Your PC’s screen resolution determines how large texts and images appear on your display. An incorrect display resolution can easily make the texts appear to blur.

When you install a correct display driver, Windows 11 automatically sets the proper screen resolution. But if the texts are not sharper or you want to set a different screen resolution, Windows 11 offers multiple options to change the default screen resolution.

This guide will show you all the three ways out there to change the screen resolution in Windows 11.

Method 1 of 3

Change display resolution via Settings in Windows 11

Step 1: Perform a right-click on the desktop and click Display settings to open Settings > System > Display page.

Change Screen Resolution In Windows 11

Step 2: In the Scale & layout section, select a resolution from the drop-down list next to Display resolution. We suggest you choose a resolution recommended by Windows 11.

Change Screen Resolution In Windows 11

 

IMPORTANT: If you have more than one display connected to your PC, you must select your display (on the same page) before changing the screen resolution.

If the list displays only lower resolutions, it’s likely because the display driver is not installed. Please install a correct display driver to see only resolutions supported by your PC.

Method 2 of 3

Change screen resolution via Intel Graphics Command Center in Windows 11

If your PC uses Intel graphics, you can use the Intel Graphics Command Center app to change the screen resolution. Here is how.

Step 1: Open the Intel Graphics Command Center app. If not already installed, you can get it from the Store.

Step 2: In the Intel Graphics Command Center app, click Display on the left pane.

Step 3: Now, on the right side, under the General tab, you can see the option to change the screen resolution. All you need to do is select a resolution from the drop-down list.

Change Screen Resolution In Windows 11

Step 4: Upon selecting a resolution, you will get the following dialog where you need to click the Keep button to set the desired display resolution.

Method 3 of 3

Another way to change display resolution via Settings in Windows 11

Step 1: Open the Settings app. Go to System > Display page.

Change Screen Resolution In Windows 11

Step 2: On the right side, in the Related settings section, click on Advanced display.

Change Screen Resolution In Windows 11

Step 3: In the Display information section, click on the Display adapter properties for the display 1/2/3 link. Clicking this link will open a dialog.

Change Screen Resolution In Windows 11

Step 4: Under the Adapter tab, click on the List All Modes button.

Change Screen Resolution In Windows 11

Step 5: Select a resolution, click OK and then click Apply. When you get the confirmation prompt, click on the Keep changes button to apply the selected resolution.

Change Screen Resolution In Windows 11

FAQ’s

1. Why can’t I change my screen resolution Windows 11?

Cannot change Screen Resolution in Windows 11/10. The primary reason for this issue is driver misconfiguration. Sometimes Drivers aren’t compatible, and they choose a lower resolution to stay safe. So let’s first update the Graphics driver or maybe rollback to the previous version.

2. How do I force a resolution in Windows 11?

Click the Display tab. Then click the Resolution drop-down menu on the General Settings tab. Choose a resolution option on the drop-down menu. To set customized resolutions, click Custom Resolutions tab.

3. How do I fix my screen resolution on Windows 11?

Click the Settings tab to view display properties. Click the Advanced button. Click the Monitor tab. Move the slider underneath Screen resolution to 1024×768 or higher, and then click OK.

4. How do I change windows resolution?

To change your screen resolution, click Control Panel, and then, under Appearance and Personalization, click Adjust screen resolution. Click the drop-down list next to Resolution, move the slider to the resolution you want, and then click Apply.

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