How to calibrate our monitor in Windows 10

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The calibration of our monitor is something that is not usually done or is done only once, something not recommended by the experts. The idea of ​​calibration is to adjust the resolution, brightness and tonality of our monitor to the environment and our eyes in such a way that the monitor is as less harmful as possible to our health, as well as adjust the colors to our needs and our perception.

Monitor calibration is one more maintenance task for our WindowsWell, without it there are many things that we could not do well, such as reading through the screen. A long time ago we told you how to do it with a professional software and now we will tell you how to do it with Microsoft software.

Windows 10 has a tool to calibrate our monitor

Windows 10 incorporates a wizard with several tools to calibrate our monitor that improve and perform a calibration on our monitor. They are hFree tools that install with Windows 10 and that make it an interesting solution for household equipment.


These tools are available in the Control Panel although if we go to search and type «Screen color calibration»The wizard in question will appear. Once we get you started, the wizard will ask us in which monitor we want to make the adjustments. If we only have one, it will be that one, but we can do the calibration on another monitor other than the one we use. In that case we select the one we want.

Once marked, we continue and the assistant will ask us questions about what we think of the samples presented. With this information, the wizard obtains the necessary data to perform the calibration and adjust the monitor to our needs. The process is simple and fast. Calibration takes only a few seconds and The result is worth it. Although if you really need something else, you always have the option of paying for professional software.

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