Windows 10 comes up with yet another series of errors. But this error is something new to the Windows users. Windows distorted screen problem in Windows 10 is one such error that has troubled the users. Well, Windows 10 is never going to get free from these errors and so out of all errors, this article will bring in your focus the screen distorted error.
So if you have come across this error where your screen is distorted then go on for trying the methods mentioned below.
Causes of Distorted Screen
There are many reasons or causes that trigger the problem of distorted screen resolution and some of them are-
- Improper Intel/AMD/NVIDIA display settings
- Incompatible graphics drivers
- Color Depth
- Power supply
- Another unknown factor
Method to fix Distorted Screen in Windows 10
Fortunately, you have several ways in which you can get rid of this frustrating error. If in case it is very hard to read anything on the display then you can enter Safe Mode and then follow the steps.
Method 1- Sign Out Windows
The easiest way that you can try is to Sign out and exit your current account on your PC. Now sign in again to see if the distorted screen error still persists. You can also try to get the display available by logging in to a new account. If not then jump to the next solution.
Method 2- Adjust Display Settings
Step 1. Right-click on the desktop > Display settings.
Step 2. Advanced Settings > check the pixel resolution settings.
Step 3. Set the pixel resolution settings to the recommended level.
Finally, reboot the PC.
Method 3- Power Supply
Step 1. Open Run Box and type powercfg.cpl.
Step 2- Choose what the power buttons do.
Step 4- Change settings that are currently unavailable.
Step 5- Uncheck the Turn on fast startup option.
Step 6- Save Changes.
Method 4- Disable Sleep Mode
Step 1- Open Settings > System menu.
Step 2- Choose the Power & sleep > Never in the Sleep mode.
Method 5- Remove Picture Password
If you have set the picture password to unlock your screen then removing it may help you troubleshoot the distorted screen error.
Step 1- Click on the Start menu.
Step 2- Change account settings.
Step 3- Choose the Sign-in options.
Step 4- Scroll down > click the Remove button.
Method 6- Update the Display Driver
Step 1- Find the display driver.
Step 2- Right-click on the graphics driver.
Step 3- Select Update.
Using Driver Talent or Driver Easy, you can scan the PC for corrupted drivers and find the compatible drivers.
So that was all for now guys! Apply any of these methods as mentioned and you can get rid of screen distorted error in Windows 10.