How to Adjust Screen Brightness Without a Function Key
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Here are three ways you can adjust the brightness without using your keyboard:

  1. Open the Windows 10 Action Center (Windows + A is the keyboard shortcut) and click the brightness tile. Each click jumps the brightness up until it reaches 100%, at which point it will jump back to 0%.
  2. Launch Settings, click System, then Display. From there, adjust the slider to the brightness level you want.
  3. Go to the Control Panel. Click System and Security. Click Power options. Adjust the slider at the bottom of the this screen to the setting you want.

All three of these methods will deliver the same result — control of your screen’s brightness without a key on the keyboard.

Which method do you prefer? Let us know in the comments!

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  1. Akhilesh Tekade
    September 25, 2016 at 8:42 am

    My keyboard has brightness control buttons, so its more convenient for me to use them ?