How to find and set screen savers in Windows 10

How to find and set screen savers in Windows 10

It may seem that Microsoft has removed the option to configure the screen saver on your desktop with Windows 10. Don't worry, they are not deleted, but they simply moved it to a different location, which which was a little difficult to find. It should be noted that a screen saver is an old option on our computers. It is a fact, that screen savers are not necessary on modern, flat LCD screens. In fact, for many users, the screen saver is one of the favorite things about Windows operating systems. In Windows 10, Microsoft has made it difficult to access the control panel screen, and it looks like they removed it from the customization settings. But this is not true. This guide will show you how to find and adjust screen savers in Windows 10.

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How to find and set screen savers in Windows 10

Locate the screen saver settings in the customization panel

Right-click on the desktop and select Personalize from the context menu to open the personalization window. The Themes section displays many settings like in Windows 8.1, but among them you cannot find the screen saver.

Personalization control panel has been completely redesigned, and there you cannot find a screen saver button, as in previous versions of Windows.

You can find the screen saver settings only in the Lock screen category where you have all the screen saver settings.

Adjust the settings of the screen saver in the settings of the screen saver

If it was too complicated for you, you can find it by typing the word screen saver in the search box. Click Change screen saver and as you can see, Windows 10 screensavers have their own control panel. In this window, you can select and configure the screen saver as in previous versions of Windows, because nothing has changed. By clicking on Settings, you can always start the system with the login screen after deactivating the screen saver.

Although it is not possible to associate the settings for the screen saver with the Start menu or the taskbar, you can quickly find them in the search field or via the settings on the locked screen.

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