We all love the Windows platform, don’t we? But sometimes we also face minor issues here and there. One of them is Windows 10 black screen problem. It is the most serious problem that a stable operating system can show you. But don’t worry, we’ll help you fix this and bring your PC back to life!
About Windows 10 black screen issue
Unlike other Windows errors, it doesn’t show any error code or anything in general, it’s just… suddenly disappears. So if you have no idea about this error then you will think your PC is dead as there will be no more troubleshooting option. These black screen errors can occur due to reasons related to graphics drivers, display settings, connection issues, installation or updates, or while playing your favorite game. So, we have put together this guide on how to fix Windows 10 black screen error on your computer.
1. Black screen error while installing programs
As we have seen before, black screen error can appear due to many factors. It is also possible that Windows froze while installing the software. In this case, the best thing to do is to wait several hours for the machine to come back to life.
If you have waited long enough and you are sure to wait, you will not be able to help yourself, restart your computer by holding the on / off button for 1o seconds in a row. Now run the installer again. If there is still a black screen error, it is likely that your hardware is not compatible with the installation.
2. Black screen when connecting the device
This could happen due to a bad connection between the monitor and the CPU. If you are using a desktop computer, try changing and cleaning the connection cables. If you are a laptop user, you can use the key combination Windows + Ctrl + Shift + B to activate the display. this still does not solve the problem, it may be a hardware problem. Go to a local service center or laptop repair store and have the screen tested for hardware issues.
3. Disconnect all peripherals
Sometimes Windows 10 black screen error shows us because of interference from external devices. Simply disconnect all peripherals connected to your machine. Try to find the faulty device by connecting them in turn.
4. Using System Restore
If you’ve tried all of the above steps if things don’t work out, try resetting your windows to a previous state. Follow the steps below:
- Press the power button and repeatedly force shut down your computer until theWindows 10 automatic repair wizard is displayed.
- Select Troubleshoot.
- Choose Advanced options.
- Choose Start parameters.
- Now click on the button To restart.
- Then press the F5 or 5 to enter safe mode with networking.
After entering Safe Mode, you have to try the method below in Safe Mode.
Windows 10 black screen resolution methods (use only in Safe Mode)
1. Change users (try in safe mode)
Windows 10 black screen error may explain some preference options that are colliding in your user profile. You can solve this problem by adding a new user by following the guide below:
- Open Start and search Command Prompt.
- Right click on Command Prompt and run it as administrator.
- Type net user tempuser / add and press enter.
- Type the administrator username localgroup net / add and press enter.
Note: If your username is Jenny, you must type Administrator Jenny / Add.
We hope you have solved the black screen issue if you still want to resolve the issue. you can visit your laptop repair shop. Thanks for reading and have a nice day!