Windows 10: Brightness will not change

Discus and support Brightness will not change in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; So I recently did a full reset of my PC and reinstalled windows to remove a bunch of loose solidworks files. After my reset I deleted the old windows... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by alexjohnson_480, Oct 21, 2019.

  1. Brightness will not change


    So I recently did a full reset of my PC and reinstalled windows to remove a bunch of loose solidworks files. After my reset I deleted the old windows by using the cleanup hard drive option. Everything is working fine however I cannot change my screen brightness now. I have tried updating the display adapters and the monitor drivers (I also deleted the hidden monitor drivers.) I have also enabled Generic PnP monitor. In addition I have tried enabling and disabling adaptive brightness and changing the dimmed display and display brightness.


    Nothing seems to be working and I was wondering if anyone has fixed a problem like this. I am currently doing a system scan using sfc /scannow but i dont know if that will fix anything.


    Any advice will help. Thanks

    :)
     
    alexjohnson_480, Oct 21, 2019
    #1
  2. Swapna S Win User

    Changing laptop brightness.

    Hi,

    I realize the inconvenience you are experiencing in adjusting/changing the screen brightness in Windows 10. I will certainly help you.

    This issue might be related to Display adapter.

    Before proceeding further, I would like to ask few questions:

    1) How exactly you are trying to change the screen brightness?

    2) Do you get any error message, when trying to change the brightness?

    Please follow below mentioned steps to fix the issue:

    Step 1: updating the display adapter and check if it helps.

    Follow the below steps:

    • Press Windows + R key on the keyboard.
    • Type devmgmt.msc and press enter.
    • Expand the Display adapter.
    • Right click on the driver and select
      Update driver software
      .
    For more information, refer to the below link:

    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us...d4-a109-221bd8a32fca/change-screen-brightness

    Please get back to us, if you are facing issue
    in adjusting/changing the screen brightness in Windows 10.

    Thank you.
     
    Swapna S, Oct 21, 2019
    #2
  3. screen brightness on windows 10

    Hi,

    Some computers can let Windows automatically adjust screen brightness based on the current lighting conditions.

    To manually adjust the screen brightness, we suggest following these troubleshooting steps:

    • Click Start, then select Settings.
    • Choose System, then select Display.
    • Under Brightness and color, move the Change brightness slider to adjust the brightness.

    Feel free to post back if you have other concern.
     
    Gerard Qui, Oct 21, 2019
    #3
  4. Brightness will not change

    monitor brightness?

    Hi Tom,

    To change your Windows 10 monitor brightness, we suggest that you follow the steps below:

    • Click the Windows logo; then, search for Control Panel.
    • Select Hardware and Sound.
    • Choose Power Options.
    • On the next screen you should see brightness slider at the bottom of the Control Panel window.

    We would appreciate it if you could get back to us and provide us your feedback.
     
    Michael Gall, Oct 21, 2019
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