Set Your Power Button to Turn Off the Display in Windows 10

Learn how to Set Your Power Button to Turn Off the Display in Windows 10 by adjusting some power settings in your Windows operating system. So have a look at complete guide discussed below to proceed.

Windows by default are configured in such a way that on pressing the power button for the PC or laptop or showed the shutdown options. This is good to get those options while the power button is meant for that purpose only. But apart from that one, another great function could be induced to the power button and it is the ability to turn off the screen/display. It could rather be done by the specific buttons that would be available but through the power button, it is much more convenient. The Windows 10 have got the function through which the users could transform their power button functions and add the display turn off feature. Once the feature is enabled the users just need to press the power button to switch off the display on their Windows computer. This is by far extremely good add-on feature and was believe that mostly every user would love it. Now talking about the configuration of the feature you know that it is not enabled by default and something have to be done for the profound changes. Beginners to even extreme Windows 10 users might not find any way in direct options through which the feature could be induced. So to let the users know about this feature and its configuration we have written about the whole method in this article. Just follow up and read up the article for knowing that method!

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How to Set Your Power Button to Turn Off the Display in Windows 10

The method is quite simple and easy and you just need to follow the simple step by step guide discussed below to proceed.

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Steps to Set Your Power Button to Turn Off the Display in Windows 10:

#1 First and the very beginning step for the method is, you need to go to the “Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound -> Power Options.” This could be done in an alternative way by searching for the Power Options through the Windows Search bar.

Set Your Power Button to Turn Off the Display in Windows 10
Set Your Power Button to Turn Off the Display in Windows 10

#2 Now once you have reached the Power Options in your control panel, just find and click on the “Change Plan Settings” option. This option is meant to change the power button and power management options. In this case, we are going to make changes for the custom plan but you could do the same for any of the other plans too.

Set Your Power Button to Turn Off the Display in Windows 10
Set Your Power Button to Turn Off the Display in Windows 10

#3 Inside the Plan Settings you need to look for the another option named Advanced Power Settings. Click on this option and move to the other steps of this procedure.

#4 The dialog box for the advanced configuration will appear on the screen. Follow up the dialog box and look forward to the Power button and Lid Action. This option will help you manage the properties and working on the power button on your device. Through this option, you will be interfering with the turn off display values.

Set Your Power Button to Turn Off the Display in Windows 10
Set Your Power Button to Turn Off the Display in Windows 10

#5 In this step follow up the drop-down next to the “On battery” and “Plugged in” and hurray set the action for the power button to Turn off display. After selecting it to save up the changes by clicking on the applied button.

Set Your Power Button to Turn Off the Display in Windows 10
Set Your Power Button to Turn Off the Display in Windows 10

Note that none of your settings would be alerted for the power settings and your PC would not misbehave while using the power button. This will just gain you the feature to turn off the display using the power button.

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This method was easy enough as everything is done inside the pre-built settings of the Windows 10 and no alterations rate to be made on the registry. For those who are beginners to the Windows OS or mighty take some time for them to apply this method but for the regular users, it is quite a stiff to do that too. At last, we just hope that you liked up to this article and the extremely beneficial method we just provided you. We would love to know about your opinions regarding the method so just log on to the comments below!



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Karanpreet Singh is the Co-Founder of Techviral. He writes about how to, tutorials especially on Android, iPhone, Computer, Internet, Social Networks, etc. Apart from this, he is an Ec-Council CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker) and a Digital Marketing Expert. He loves to share his knowledge with others through blogging.

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