How to adjust the PC screen to have more space


Adjusting the screen of the PC can be interesting to gain more space on the display of the notebook or desktop. The procedure is quick and allows you to change the scale of icons, texts and programs displayed on the Windows system. In addition, the tip is interesting to solve a common problem after formatting the computer, installing new drivers or changing the monitor. See below how to change the size of the pictures on the screen and gain an extra area to work. The tutorial was done on a Windows 10 PC, but it is practically the same for other versions of the operating system.

Step 1. On the Windows Desktop, right-click to access the screen adjustment options. Then, select “Display Settings”;

Step 2. To obtain the maximum resolution and screen space, first click on “Screen resolution” and ensure that the maximum quality of your monitor is selected. In this example, the screen is Full HD (1920 x 1080p);

Step 3. Even if the resolution is at maximum, the icons, texts and programs can still be larger than normal. To solve the problem, it is necessary to change the display scale. To do this, go to “Change the size of text, applications and other items” and choose “100%”;

Step 4. To complete the procedure and maintain the resolution quality, click on “Advanced scaling settings”;

Step 5. Then, activate the key next to “Allow Windows to fix applications so they are not blurred”. In this way, the system maintains the chosen resolution, even in programs that needed to adapt its dimensions to the new scale;


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