How To Solve The Windows 10 Display Issues

As we all know that Windows 10 is the latest version of the Windows OS lineup. It has a lot of innovative apps and features but still, it is far from being on the top.

The main reason behind this condition is the Windows 10’s errors and bugs. Many users are not satisfied with it due to always crashing apps and glitchy features. Many tech-expert also says that the ” Windows 10 is just a pre-release version and that is the reason for its crashing nature”.

In this article, we will discuss Windows 10 display issues. These are common issues nothing special but all of them gives a major heart attack to the users whenever they appear on the user’s system. All of them contains some simple and straightforward fix, therefore, nothing to worry about it.

Let’s get into some of the Windows 10 display issues and all the solutions related to them.

Simplest Ways To Fix The Windows 10 Display Issues

Before performing any kind of fix or manual setting users should check their setting because most of the time Windows 10 display issues occur due to inaccurate display settings.

But even after correct settings, Windows 10 users are still facing display problems then here are some common ways to fix them.

1.  Windows 10 Black Screen Problem

The most annoying and worst display issues which can strike your Windows 10 systems is the Black Screen Problem. This issue can appear in your system at any moment and might be able to give you an unwanted surprise.

Many users are frustrated by it because in a Windows 10 system there are numerous amount of situations which can spark this problem. But most of them are consist of uncomplicated reasons and can be fixed by easy manual tweaking.

Therefore here are some of the solutions to fix those reasons.

  • Black Screen During The Installation Process

During the Windows installation process there ate many elements that can hit the Black Screen. Therefore you need to pay sharp attention during that process.

In order to fix it, you need to wait to for 3-5 hours first because if the Black Screen appears during the Windows installation process then there is a chance that the process is still working in the background and everything will get fixed after the process got complete.

But even after 3-5 hours, it is still showing the Black Screen then that’s mean there is a problem in your system.

To rectify those problems you need to shut down your system by pressing the power button for 10 seconds. After that unplug all the peripherals that are connected to your system and if you are using a laptop then disconnect the battery if it is possible.

But don’t disconnect the essential peripherals like keyboard and mouse. Then wait for 60 seconds before restarting the system. If the reinstallation resume and you are able to get into the  Windows 10 desktop then it was just a mear hiccup and you don’t need to worry about it.

But if it is unable to resume the installation process then you need do the installation process with the help of bootable drive or disk but keep it in mind that even in this situation you need to keep your peripherals disconnected.

  • Check The Cable

If you lost the sign during the Windows 10 sign up or any other process then that means there are some problems in your display cable or the port.

Therefore check the display power outlet and connection properly first. After that try to check the port and the cable by connecting it to a different display outlet. If you are using a discrete GPU in your system then try to connect the display cable into the integrated GPU if it is present in your system.

  • Reinstall Your Video Driver

If all of your hardware section like GPU, Display cable, Monitor power cable, etc, are working fine but you are still facing the Black Screen problem then it is the fault of the software section.

In this situation, this might be occurring due to the Windows 10 update and corrupted video drivers.

If the Windows 10 update is the cause of the Black screen on your system then the best possible solution for this problem is the update patch. The second trick you can follow is rollback. In this fix, you just to move back to one of the previous and stable Windows 10.

If it is the fault of the video drivers then open the WinX menu with the help of ” Windows key + X”. On that menu press on the Device manager option. Inside that, you need to expand the Display Adapters and then click on the Uninstall option. Click OK to confirm your selection.  Then you need to reboot your system. After that reboot, Windows will reinstall the missing Video Drivers with proper configuration. This installation might be able to fix your Black Screen problem.

2. How To Fix Windows 10 Extended Display Issues

The common error that can appear on your display is when you are using one or two external monitors with your system. This feature is known as the Windows 10 Extended Display and today we are going to discuss its issues and solutions.

  • Check The Hardware Section

Before anything, you should check the hardware section first. If you are facing glitching or single disturbance than go for the cable first and after that check the ports.

If you are using an HDTV as an external monitor then you should update the firmware to get rid of bugs and compatibility issue. To do that visit the official site of your HDTV’s manufacturer and download the latest firmware.

The last thing you need to do is Restart your system. This might be able to rearrange all the setting and fix your issue.

  • Enforce The Second Display Detection

If your Windows 10 is unable to detect your second monitor by itself then you can force it to do that with some manual tweaking.

To start this manual detection process than first open the Setting option. Inside that, you need to click on the System option and then on the Display option. On the Display page, you have click on the Detect option which is present under the “Select and rearrange displays” option.

If you are having the same trouble with a Wireless display then you need to follow these instructions.

First, open the Setting app and that click on the Devices option. Inside the Devices page, you will find the Add Bluetooth & other devices option. Click on that option. Now on the next Window page, you will a get the different option for the available wireless devices which are present near you. Form those options you need to find the name of your wireless monitor and then click on that option. Now after that continue to enjoy your wireless multi-monitor setup.

  • Update the Drivers

Sometimes the GPU drivers got corrupted or outdated and at that moment your external monitor will start showing you different types of problems. To remove those problems you just need to update the driver.

In this method, we are going to fix it with the help of Device manager and to start this process first open the Start menu by clicking on it. There you need to click on the Device Manager and then expand the Display adaptor option.  Give a right click on the ” Update drivers”. Then Windows 10 will show you the “Search automatically for updated driver software” option. Click on that option. After that, a permission pop-up will appear. Click OK option on that pop-up. It will start the driver search and if anything is available then it will automatical download it and install it.


We hope that our methods are able to fix the Windows 10 Display Issues. If you want future updates on this issue then keep in touch with us.

Nathaniel Villa
Nathaniel Villa