How to Change Screen Brightness in Windows 11

Let’s learn how to change Screen Brightness in Windows 11. If you are spending a lot of time around your device, you need to know the best option to change the Windows 11 screen brightness. Your brightness level constantly changes based on the lighting conditions to provide the best experience while using PCs. Adjusting the display brightness improve visibility, save energy specially when you’re on battery mode, as well helps the user to avoid eye strain.

If your laptop or desktop is situated near a window or outdoor, you might need to adjust the display’s brightness throughout the day according to the brightness of your surroundings. With new improvements, If a person adjusts their display brightness, that brightness will now be remembered as their preferred brightness whether they are on battery or connected to a charger. 

This new behavior results in a more consistent and battery friendly experience. This does not affect battery saver mode settings; if a person has opted into lowering the screen brightness in battery saver mode, their display will still dim when the battery is below the threshold selected. Here you can also explore the best option to change the Windows 11 system-wide theme How to Turn On Dark Mode System Wide | Easy Method | Color Options

Quickly Change Screen Brightness from Quick Settings

Quick Settings is the place for you to manage common PC settings quickly and easily.

  • Click on a set of status icons (Internet, volume, or battery) Quick Settings button in the lower-right corner of the screen or Press Keyboard shortcut (Windows Key + A) to access Quick Settings.
  • Here you move the Brightness slider to adjust the brightness –
Quick Settings Windows 11 - Brightness
Quick Settings Windows 11 – Brightness

Change Screen Brightness from Windows Settings

Let’s follow the steps to adjust your brightness from Windows 11 Settings –

  • In Windows 11 device, Select the Start button, and then select Settings.
  • In Settings, Select System > Display.
Select System > Display
Select System > Display

Here move the Change brightness slider to adjust the brightness.

Adjust the Brightness - Windows 11
Adjust the Brightness – Windows 11

Change Screen Brightness using PowerShell

Here’s how you can use PowerShell to change the brightness level in Windows 11 –

  • Start Windows PowerShell, Type the PowerShell command below to change screen brightness in Windows 11 devices.
(Get-WmiObject -Namespace root/WMI -Class WmiMonitorBrightnessMethods).WmiSetBrightness(1, Add Brightness level Percentage)

You can increase or decrease the brightness level percentage value from 0 to 100. Here we adjusted to 70% brightness level.

Adjust the Brightness - Windows 11 | PowerShell
Adjust the Brightness – Windows 11 | PowerShell

Change Screen Brightness using Command Prompt

Here’s how you can use Command Prompt to change the brightness level in Windows 11 –

  • Open Command Prompt.
  • Type the command below into the command prompt, and press Enter.
Powershell (Get-WmiObject -Namespace root/WMI -Class WmiMonitorBrightnessMethods).WmiSetBrightness(1, 
Add Brightness level Percentage)

You can increase or decrease the brightness level percentage value from 0 to 100. Here we adjusted to 70% brightness level.

Adjust the Brightness - Windows 11 | Command Prompt
Adjust the Brightness – Windows 11 | Command Prompt

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