In windows 10 if you set your desktop screensaver and screensaver settings will not work properly and it doesn’t show up as your screensaver not working on windows 10, then you need to follow few simple steps to fix this issue, so lets see in detail how to fix screensaver not working on windows 10 below.
Screensaver not working on windows 10:
Change power settings to fix Screensaver not working on windows 10
Step 1: Click on start menu and type control panel and open control panel
Step 2: Select power options
Step 3: Now check power saver and click on change power plan settings
Step 4: Now click on restore default settings for this plan and click yes for confirming restore default settings.
Step 5: Now close control panel and restart your computer.
Troubleshoot to fix screensaver not working on windows 10:
Step 1: Go ahead and click on start menu and type in troubleshoot and open troubleshoot settings.
Step 2: Once you open troubleshoot settings on the left side pane click on troubleshoot
Step 3: Now, On the right side scroll down and under section find and fix other problems and seclet power.
Step 4: Click on select power and click on run trouble shooter.
Now troubleshoot will find issue with settings of screensaver not working on windows 10 computer and fix the issue and apply the necessary instruction if detected on running trouble shooter.
Change Screensaver settings to fix screensaver not working on windows 10:
Step 1: Type in screensaver in windows 10 search
Step 2: Open turn screensaver on and off
Step 3: Make sure that your screensaver is not selected to none.
System file checker to fix screensaver not working on windows 10
Step 1: Type in cmd in windows search and open cmd and run as administrator
Step 2: now type sfc /scannow and hit enter
Step 3: system file checker will take some time to scan.
Step 4: Once sfc scan completes go ahead and restart the computer.
This may be due to power options set incorrectly, go ahead to control panel and restore power option to default and fix this issue.
There are couple of different methods to fix this issue, change power settings, run trouble shooter and fix by sfc scan to fix this screensaver not working on windows 10