How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 – Adjust Screen Refresh Rate

How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 – Adjust Screen Refresh Rate

How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 – Adjust Screen Refresh Rate

Higher refresh rate helps in computer display viewing experience. Refresh rate refers to number of times per seconds an images refreshes on a display/screen. Refresh rates are measured in Hertz(Hz). When the refresh rate is high, you get better viewing experience in return and vice versa.

In this guide/Tutorial, I will demonstrate the steps for changing the screen refresh rate on a monitor In Windows 10 .

How to set a different screen refresh rate in Windows 10


Step 1 – Click/Open Start Menu.

How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 - Start Menu
How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 – Start Menu


Step 2 – Open Settings.

How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 - Start Menu And Settings
How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 – Start Menu And Settings


Step 3 – Click on System.

How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 - Adjust Screen Refresh Rate - Settings
How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 – Adjust Screen Refresh Rate – Settings


Step 4 – Click on Display.


Click the Advanced display settings link. – Its located at the bottom, So scroll down till you see “Advanced display settings”.

How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 - Adjust Screen Refresh Rate - Display The Advanced Display Settings
How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 – Adjust Screen Refresh Rate – Display The Advanced Display Settings


Step 5 – Click the Display adapter properties for Display 1 link. …

How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 - Adjust Screen Refresh Rate - Display adapter properties for Display 1
How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 – Adjust Screen Refresh Rate – Display adapter properties for Display 1

– if you use multiple monitors then switch between the settings by selecting one of your monitors.
Choose the link for the display you want to change the screen refresh rate of.


Step 6 – Click the Monitor tab.

(Navigate to the monitor tab).

How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 - Adjust Screen Refresh Rate - Monitor
How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 – Adjust Screen Refresh Rate – Monitor


Step 7 – Under “Monitor Settings,” use the drop-down menu to select the refresh rate.

You can choose higher or lower screen refresh rate. And Click Apply.

How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 - Adjust Screen Refresh Rate - Choose From DropDown
How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 – Adjust Screen Refresh Rate – Choose From DropDown

Step 8 – Select Keep Changes.

How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 - Adjust Screen Refresh Rate - Keep Revert
How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 – Adjust Screen Refresh Rate – Keep Revert

Step 9 – Click Okay To Complete.

How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 - Adjust Screen Refresh Rate - Okay To Complete Setup
How To Change Display Refresh Rate Windows 10 – Adjust Screen Refresh Rate – Okay To Complete Setup

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