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How to Turn On HDR settings in Windows 10?

by Alexa Is McAfee Cloud

Go through this blog to know the way of playing HDR games and videos on the computer of yours.

Luckily, the Windows 10 device users get the feature of Windows HD color, which lets you play High Dynamic Range items on your device. This gives wonderful color details with good quality of the picture. Here is how to turn it On:

Viewing system details

For the user who doesn’t know related to the version of their device of Windows 10, then they need to do according to the points as follows:

  1. Firstly, launch Settings.
  2. Then, press the System.
  3. After that, tap the About option.
  4. Next, see the kind of processor. It shall be located under the ‘Device specifications’ part.
  5. Lastly, see the version number of your device. It will be located under the ‘Windows specifications’ part.

Whenever you are done with the above points, you need to go for the further points for checking if the HD Color settings of Windows present in the installation of yours.

Viewing HDR support

  1. Firstly, launch the Settings option.
  2. Then, press the System option.
  3. After that, press the Display tab.
  4. Lastly, see the Pay HDR games and apps settings are located under the ‘Windows HD Color’ part.

Whenever you are done with the above-mentioned points, only if the ‘Pay HDR games and apps’ setting is present, then you shall be able to see compatible videos in HDR.

Turning on HDR settings on the device of Windows 10

For enabling the HDR settings on the device of your Windows 10, have a look at the below-mentioned instructions and follow the same.

  1. Firstly, launch the Settings option.
  2. Then, press the System.
  3. After that, press the Display.
  4. If present, choose the screen you wish turning on HDR. It shall be located under the ‘Rearrange your displays’ option.
  5. Next, disable the ‘Pay HDR games and apps’ switch. It will be situated under the ‘Windows HDR Color.’
  6. After that, press the ‘Windows HDR Color settings’ tab.
  7. Then, disable the ‘Stream HDR video’ toggle if you wish to play the streaming videos in HDR. For instance, Netflix.
  8. Next, you need to remove the ”Don’t allow HDR games and apps on battery’. If available, it will be present under the ‘Battery options’ part.
  9. After that, with the help of the ‘SDR content appearance’ slider, you need to do adjusting the brightness for ‘Standard Dynamic Range’ matter on the HDR supporting screen.

The above settings shall be present if HDR is turned on in the installation of yours.

Whenever you are done with the above-mentioned points, compatible videos shall start playing videos as well as applications in HDR for an excellent image display.

Peter Mor is a self-professed security expert; he has been making the people aware of the security threats. His passion is to write about Cyber security, cryptography, malware, social engineering, internet and new media. He writes for Norton security products at norton.com/setup.

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